Open UBC Working Group/OER Fund Recipients Supports

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UBC Library and CTLT are excited to collaborate on your open education projects. The following provides you with an outline of the services, supports, and resources available to you as you work through the details of your project and begin the work of creating your open educational resources. If you have any questions, please contact us as: Open UBC

Services & Supports

There are a number of services available for open education projects from both UBC Library and CTLT. To request for support, select one of the following services and we will review your request and be in touch with you shortly.

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Finding Open Resources
Copyright & Creative Commons
Publishing Using Pressbooks Sharing Your Resources
Support for identifying and evaluating high-quality open educational resources. Consulting on best practices for open licensure, such as Creative Commons. Support for planning, creating, formatting, and publishing your open textook. Support for securing an ISBN, sharing your resources in open access repositories and catalogues, and developing a release plan.

Guides & Toolkits

There are a number of UBC guides and toolkits developed to support open educational resource development and open education practices.

Open Education Toolkits

Personalized Training

UBC Library and CTLT offer tailored training for your open education projects. If you have a team working on a project and need training in the following, please contact us at: Open UBC

Workflows & Processes Tools
  • Accessible and Inclusive Design for Open Educational Resources
  • Developing an Evaluation Plan
  • Learning Design
  • Copyright and Open Copyright License (e.g. Creative Commons)
  • Finding and Using Open Education Resources
  • Sharing and Making Your Resources Discoverable
  • Pressbooks
  • Open Journal Systems (OJS)
  • UBC Wiki
  • Wikipedia
  • Wordpress
  • Jupyter Notebooks

Webinar Series


Bi-monthly open scholarship webinars will be offered to support open practices on campus. The webinar series will be updated here: Open UBC Webinar Series Calendar The following are open education webinars that may be of interest to you and your project teams.

Moving your Open Educational Resource Project Forward
Finding, Using, and Remixing Open Resources For Your Courses
Copyright and Licensing for Open Educational Resources
Discoverability and Sharing Open Educational Resource
Open Pedagogy with Omeka: Creating Digital Exhibits