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Open Educational Resources

An introduction to open educational resources (OER).

About the program

SIGN-UP For the oer @ Mines champion certificate program

This Canvas program takes approximately 5 hours to complete. The purpose of the course is to introduce faculty and faculty-track graduate students to the OER conversation and hopefully spark some interest in Open Education initiatives on campus and within their discipline. This course is available for adoption and adaption on Canvas Commons. Additionally, if you would like to participate in the course, please email Seth Vuletich (, and you will be added to the course upon request.

Module one - Introduction to OER (approx. 2 hours)

Module two - Finding OER (approx. 1 hour)

Module three - Copyright and licensing (approx. 1 hour)

Module four - Being an OER @ Mines Champion (approx. 1 hour - this time estimate includes the virtual coffee break time)