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Module 2: Introduction to Finding and Evaluating OER

Now that you understand the licensing structure applied to OER materials, you can start exploring the wealth of OER content available. This module not only provides examples of repositories and tips to maximize your search efficiency, but it also provides guidance on evaluating the quality of the OER material you find.

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Apply effective search strategies when looking for OER​
  • Identify several online repositories for OER​
  • Utilize other OER search tools available ​
  • Identify perspectives on evaluating and defining ‘quality’ as it relates to course materials​
  • Utilize relevant rubrics for evaluating OER

Sections of this module were remixed from other sources: