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Open Access

Open access (OA) is the practice of providing unrestricted access via the Internet to peer-reviewed scholarly research. This guide is designed to provide access to a variety of sources to help faculty, staff & students navigate this topic.


Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials that you may freely use and reuse at no cost, and without needing to ask permission. Unlike copyrighted resources, OER have been authored or created by an individual or organization that chooses to retain few, if any, ownership rights.

Open Courseware & Educational Resources