The Day One Course Materials Initiative will utilize Open Educational Resources, an Inclusive Access Textbook model, and library eBooks and eJournals to create a comprehensive package of course materials on day one. These materials include, but are not limited to, textbooks & course texts, online homework systems, videos, workbooks, and images. When students have course materials on the first day of class, they are more likely to succeed in school and remain in school.
Hiram College’s Reduced Cost Course Materials Initiative will decrease the cost of course materials while maintaining quality educational resources for Hiram College Students. These materials include, but are not limited to textbooks & course texts, online homework systems, videos, workbooks, and images. The initiative will utilize Open Educational Resources and library eBooks and eJournals to reduce the costs paid by students. This initiative will work in tandem with the Day One Course Materials Initiative to ensure that Hiram students have access to materials on the first day of class.
Have questions about OER at Hiram? Contact the OER team:
October 13, 2021: Open Educational Resources Workshop
David Harris, editor-in-chief for OpenStax at Rice University introduces Open Educational Resources (OERs), the current landscape, and uses OpenStax as an example of a resources for finding quality OERs. To request a link to view the recording, contact Janet Vogel.
March 2022: Wiley Author Workshop for OhioLINK: How to Publish in Wiley Open Access Journals
In this recorded webinar Wiley discussed: