Finding OER Resources
Access to OER material as well as the option to discover more than 225,000 DRM-free EBSCO eBooks™ in one place, available at no charge for faculty to use through June 30, 2020.
Many Oregon Tech professors are already using open resources in their classes. See a list of professors and classes supported through the library incentive program. You can also search a number of linked Open resource platforms for content that may be available in your subject.
Temporary Access to Textbooks / E-books
Cambridge University Press is allowing Free access to the html version of all 700 textbooks in the Cambridge Core collection. This is an extensive collection containing textbooks for almost all disciplines, be it language, computer science or mathematics.
McGraw-Hill is providing free access, training and support for McGraw-Hill Connect and ALEKS digital learning platforms to instructors and students who need to urgently move to an online format for their Spring 2020 courses.
Mcgraw-Hill is also opening up AccessEngineering for all faculty and students and their institutions where books on AccessEngineering have been or are currently being used. See: AccessEngineering Distance Learning for more information.
Many academic presses have made hundreds of their titles freely accessible online. The Public Books Database aims to catalog such resources in a single location and to highlight titles of particular interest. The listings will update regularly.
Getty Publications produces award-winning titles that result from or complement the work of the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Research Institute.
The Internet Archive offers over 20,000,000 freely downloadable books and texts. There is also a collection of 1.3 million modern eBooks that may be borrowed by anyone with a free archive.org account.
Temporary Access to Articles / Book chapters
Educators and students use our innovative video collections in the JoVE Science Education Library to better teach and learn key concepts and fundamental techniques at the undergraduate course level.
last updated 03/26/2020