Finding Open Content: from OER Africa

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 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.