Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Reference and User Services Association Division of American Library Association Business Guides

BRASS Business Open Educational Resources: Home

Overview

Open Educational Resources (OER) are educational materials that are in the public domain or that have been introduced with an open license. An open license means that anyone can use, copy and re-share the materials.

OER materials can be found in the form of full courses, course materials, textbooks, curricula, syllabi, lecture notes, tests, assignments, videos or audio (UNESCO)

[ This guide is maintained by Benjamin Hall ]

Business Faculty OER Testimonials

Why OER?

Open Educational Resources have been shown to increase student learning while breaking down barriers of affordability and accessibility. In general, researchers have found that students in courses that used OER more frequently had better grades and lower failure and withdrawal rates than their counterparts in courses that did not use OER.

Open Online Courses

OER Repositories (6/29/21)

Contact

Have a question about this guide? Use the link below to contact a member of the BRASS Business Reference in Academic Libraries Committee.

Created by

Ben Hall, Michigan State University

Patti Sherbaniuk, University of Alberta

Paul Brothers, University of Alabama

Stephanie Fairall, 15th Judicial Circuit

Grace Liu, West Chester University

Samantha Kannegiser. Rutgers University

Maintained by

 Content on this site is licensed under a CC BY 4.0 Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.
 ©2000-2021 BRASS Education Committee.

BRASS acknowledges Springshare's generous support in hosting the BRASS Business Guides.