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Open Educational Resources: Finding and evaluating OER

Best Bets

Some of the most well-known and easy-to-use OER platforms are listed below.

MERLOT: Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching.
MERLOT is a program of the California State University Long Beach, partnering with educational institutions, professional societies, and industry.

The MERLOT system provides access to curated online learning and support materials and content creation tools, led by an international community of educators, learners and researchers. 

OER Repositories

These databases contain materials from many different OER producers.

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