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Open Educational Resources

These resources will lead you to free educational materials. 

OER Commons Logo: Open Educational Resources

OER Commons is a public digital library of open educational resources. Explore, create, and collaborate with educators around the world to improve curriculum.

Multimedia Educational Resources for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) logo

Multimedia Educational Resources for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) is an aggregator of online tools, built by and for higher education instructors. Advanced functions allow you to filter results by discipline, material type, and audience. Users form subject specific communities to curate and share content. 

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Open NCCC is an online repository of OER materials, supported by the North Carolina Community College System. Built from OER Commons to serve NCCCs, this is a fantastic place to look for materials tailored to community colleges in our state. 

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OpenStax publishes high-quality, peer-reviewed, openly licensed college textbooks that are absolutely free online and low cost in print. By switching to OpenStax textbooks, you can reduce or eliminate textbook costs for your students. 

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