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Creating OER

University of Massachusetts Library Open Educational Initiative 
Lectures, Tutorials, and Courseware

Opening The Textbook - Educational Resources in Higher Education - 2017
This 2017 report is published by Babson Survey Research Group.

How Do I Create An OER? -
How to guide from Pierce College.

Open Author



From XanEdu, AcademicPub is the world's largest provider of copyright cleared content, with over 8 million pieces of text, media & images from hundreds of publishers.  See this useful FAQs page for more information.

Use this site to create, share, publish, and read digital books that engage and support diverse learners according to their individual needs, interests, and skills.

CreateSpace provides free tools to help you self-publish and distribute your books, DVDs, CDs, and video downloads on and other channels

OER Commons 
OER Commons helps you build OER, lesson plans, and courses—and then publish them. More information about creating OER on this platform

OpenStax CNX - Rice University
OpenStax CNX is a dynamic non-profit digital ecosystem serving millions of users per month in the delivery of educational content to improve learning outcomes. 

PressbooksEDU helps educators create books that are accessible on all platforms through open textbooks and open educational resources projects, as well as through academic publishers such as The University of Minnesota Press, Tufts University School of Medicine, Harvard Business Review Press and Fortress Press, and more.


Licensing Your OER or Get up to Speed with OER
A very useful, step-by-step guide created by Empire State College.

Creative Commons Attribution Licensing

OpenStax Licensing