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Open Educational Resources

Resources for Creating and Sharing OER

Know the Creative Commons licenses

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.

Creative Commons License Chooser Tool

Choose license features to create the license that is best for your publication.

How to Choose an Open License

From the National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, this report provides decision points for choosing an open license.