Author: Sue Shultz

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Open Educational Resources: Reduce Cost and Enhance Learning

The steady increase in awareness, adoption and creation of open educational resources (OERs) over the past decade demonstrates that faculty and administrators across the globe are concerned about the high cost of textbooks and course materials. Higher education institutions, as well as government organizations, not-for-profits and consortiums, report that OERs

Open Education Week 2019

Open Education Week March 4-8

This year for Open Education Week the Library is hosting screenings of the documentary Paywall: The Business of Scholarship at both the Lincoln Park and Loop campuses.  Paywall investigates the impact of restrictions imposed by the publishing industry on access, or lack thereof, to research.  This is an increasingly important issue both for faculty