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With so many freely available resources online, choosing OER can be overwhelming. This checklist contains some suggestions for faculty when choosing resources for use in the classroom. The checklist asks questions in the following areas when making a decision on selecting an OER:

  • Accuracy
  • Relevance
  • Production Quality
  • Accessibility
  • Interactivity
  • Licensing

The checklist can be downloaded here.


Additional readings for open education resource selection can be found here:

Shank, J. D. (2014). Interactive open educational resources: A guide to finding, choosing, and using what's out there to transform college teaching. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

JISC. (n.d.). Open Educational Resources infoKit [wiki]. Retrieved from http://bit.ly/oerinfokit.