This session will provide an overview of open educational resources (OER) and how current provincial initiatives are striving to lower education costs and increase access; as well as outline ways public libraries can support the open education movement. Join our discussion about how OER could be used to support the needs of public library patrons.
- Understand the concept of OER and various provincial initiatives
- Learn about the library’s role in the promotion and stewardship of OER
- Understand how library staff can connect users to OER