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Open Educational Resources (OER)

Where to look for OER resources

Name of collection

Who is behind it? Search capabilities* What can you find?
BCcampus OpenEd Resources BCcampus (publicly funded organizaton) Basic search / filter Textbooks
BCcampus OER by Discipline Directory BCcampus (publicly funded organization) Keyword search Non-textbook OER
LibreTexts University of California, Davis Basic search / filter Textbooks and courses across 13 disciplines.
The Mason OER Metafinder George Mason University Libraries Basic search / filter Searches across 21 different OER repositories including OpenStax and NYPL Digital Collections
Merlot Consortium of higher ed institutions, international organizations, corporations, and other organizations Advanced search / filter Curated database; all materials undergo Merlot's peer review process.
MyOpenMath MyOpenMath (nonprofit) Browse only Math homework, quizzes, and tests; Pre-built courses
Open Access Publishing in European Networks (OAPEN) Non-profit based in Netherlands Advanced search / filter OAPEN library hosts and disseminates open access, peer-reviewed books; Directory of Open Access books is a discovery service for OA books.
OER Commons ISKME (education nonprofit) Advanced search / filter Curated by digital librarians
OpenEd CUNY City University of New York Advanced search / filter Curated by digital librarians
OpenStax Rice University Browse only Publishes OpenStax college textbooks
Open SUNY Textbooks State University of New York Browse only Open textbooks authored and peer-reviewed by SUNY faculty and staff
Open Textbook Library University of Minnesota and the Open Textbook Network Keyword search Catalog of peer-reviewed OER textbooks
The Orange Grove Florida Virtual Campus Basic search / filter Repository
WayneOpen Wayne State University Basic search / filter

Contains 59 out-of-print titles.

* Basic search / filter refers to sites that offer a few filter and search options beyond keyword searches; Advanced search / filter offers far more granular searching.

Open Courseware

OER Management Solutions