Finding Open Content: from OER Africa


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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.