Designing the new OER Policy Registry

As previously announced Creative Commons and the OER World Map project are currently working on the relaunch of the OER Policy Registry. An initial version, which already includes the data of the former registry, is already available. The redesign of the registry was intensively discussed by a group of dedicated OER Policy specialists at the … Continue reading Designing the new OER Policy Registry

First Team Meeting 2018 in Cologne

During OER World Map Team meeting

Our first team meeting for 2018 from the 18th to the 19th January took place at Cologne at the North Rhine-Westphalian Library Centre (hbz), where four people of the OER World Map team are working. Rob Farrow from the Open University in Milton Keynes, UK could not make it to Cologne this time so we … Continue reading First Team Meeting 2018 in Cologne

Printing the OER World Map: “OER Atlas 2017”

OER Atlas 2017

Today at the OERde 17 Festival we publish the second edition of the “OER Atlas”. The “OER Atlas 2017” is a printed book with 152 pages, which documents OER activities from Germany, Austria and Switzerland: more than 100 services and nearly 50 projects. The OERde 17 Festival is a major German OER event which takes … Continue reading Printing the OER World Map: “OER Atlas 2017”

Identifying Lighthouses

The Ljubjlana Action Plan highlights the need to identify and share models of good practice, which have proven to be sustainable ways to organize the production, adoption, sharing and use of Open Educational Resources. We believe that learning from experiences made in other countries will be key for a fast and effective global mainstreaming of … Continue reading Identifying Lighthouses

Video stories are now online

We now have our first video content available through OER World Map! You can review the entries at the following URLs: Open Educational Resources in Africa https://oerworldmap.org/resource/urn:uuid:d00a0e9b-66b1-47bc-a0ef-f5d90b77ee5a NOVA's OER-Based Associate Degree Project https://oerworldmap.org/resource/?q=associate#urn:uuid:9af4551b-8b8d-4be6-88af-1f055d450bf7 We hope to add more stories in this way over the coming months.  If you have a video relating to OER that … Continue reading Video stories are now online

OER World Map at #oer15

Helo ffrindiau OER, a chyfarchion o Gaerdydd yng Nghymru (DU)! Here are the slides from today's presentation by myself and Philipp at the OER15 conference in Cardiff, in Wales (UK). They provide a snapshot of the current progress of the project and we also managed to collect our first examples of user stories. You can … Continue reading OER World Map at #oer15