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Open Educational Resources at SFA

OER Defined

OERs or Open Educational Resources are defined by the state of Texas as follows.


From Senate Bill 810

"‘Open educational resource’ means a teaching, learning, or research resource that is in the public domain or has been released under an intellectual property license that permits the free use and repurposing of the resource by any person. The term may include full course curricula, course materials, modules, textbooks, streaming videos, tests, software, and any other tools, materials, or techniques used to support access to knowledge.”

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