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Open Educational Resources: Other No Cost Resources

This guide contains many resources to help with locating, evaluating, and learning more about Open Educational Resources (OERs). OERs include digital learning materials such as open textbooks, full courses, modules, syllabi, lectures, homework assignments

Digital Libraries with Freely Available Texts

Digitized collections, books, journals, etc. from libraries and research institutions. Full-text access and downloading is available for materials published before 1923, including: US federal government documents; works still protected by copyright, but made available to HathiTrust with the permission of the copyright holder. Includes ability to keyword search the entire HathiTrust Digital Library, both public domain and in-copyright titles, to facilitate information discovery.

MOM iconMason OER Metafinder (MOM)
 
Advanced Search

This search tool is from George Mason University, their Metafinder searches a wide variety of content including open access books and articles, documents in the public domain, and OER. One piece of advice is to limit your search to "OER-specific sites" to keep your results manageable.

Library Licensed Materials

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