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Open Educational Resources (OER)

What is OER??


Open Education Resources (OER) are online teaching and learning resources freely available  for reuse, re-purposing, and sharing.  

How to designate OER / Zero Textbook Cost (ZTC) in CunyFirst...

Get step by step directions how to designate your course "Zero Cost Textbook" (ZTC) in CUNYfirst. 


It is also important that you let your students know that they are registered in a ZTC / OER course. The following language written by Serge Rodriguez will be useful in the syllabi for the course:


This course uses Open Education Resources/Zero cost course material.

There are no required books to purchase for this course, or items will be provided to you in the class.