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Reference, Instruction, OER Librarian
ASCCC OERI Initiative Library Discipline Lead and Liaison for Butte College
Open in Other Contexts
The open movement spans many areas. Below are some other areas of open you may want to know about.
There are a variety of professional development opportunities on campus and through various organizations.
If you would like to move your classes to OER please fill out our questionnaire so we can better help you in the process. Alternatively you can contact us using the information provided on this page.
ASCCC OER Initiative
The mission of the ASCCC Open Educational Resources Initiative (OERI) is to reduce the cost of educational resources for students by expanding the availability and adoption of high-quality Open Educational Resources (OER). OERI facilitates and coordinates the curation and development of OER texts, ancillaries, and support systems."
ASCCC OERI Webinars
Upcoming and archived webinars on a variety of subjects related to OER.
Many organizations support OER and allow opportunities to get involved outside of campus.
Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (CCCOER)
CCCOER is a growing consortium of community and technical colleges committed to expanding access to education and increasing student success through adoption of open educational policy, practices, and resources.
Creative Commons helps you legally share your knowledge and creativity to build a more equitable, accessible, and innovative world. We unlock the full potential of the internet to drive a new era of development, growth and productivity.
SPARC is a global coalition committed to making Open the default for research and education. SPARC empowers people to solve big problems and make new discoveries through the adoption of policies and practices that advance Open Access, Open Data, and Open Education.