For those who are interested, OER Africa has just created a series of simple tutorials on searching for Open Content.
The Finding Open Content Tutorial can be accessed directly at https://www.oerafrica.org/book/welcome There is no requirement to log in or register, simply click on the link. There are videos and interactive elements so an Internet connection is required. The tutorial covers,
- A search strategy for open content
- What is Open Licensing?
- What is Open Content?
- How to search for open content using Google
- How to conduct more effective online searches
- How to search for open content using Creative Commons search
- How to search for open content in YouTube
- How to search for content in open repositories
- How to evaluate open content
Hope some of you might find it useful.