JMU Libraries offers an asynchronous aid for faculty authors who are creating open textbooks. This Canvas resource provides a foundation in open textbook publishing and you can go through the modules in order or pop into specific sections as questions arise. Modules include:
Contact Liz Thompson (firstname.lastname@example.org) to be added to Pub 101.
Unless the OER is in the Public Domain, the educational resource will likely have a Creative Commons (CC) license applied. See below for a detailed look at the rights granted by the various CC license types.
Choose license features to create the license that is best for your publication.
From the National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, this report provides decision points for choosing an open license.