Networking Organizations and Listservs

Networking Organizations

“Rebus Community is a platform for creating and publishing open textbooks. We provide OER projects with publishing guidance, support forums, a Contributor Marketplace, and dedicated discussion spaces. Soon, we will provide project homepages where project leads and contributors can track progress, publicize news, and communicate needs.” Rebus often puts out calls to contribute to open textbooks.

Join these listservs to connect with other folks adopting, adapting, and creating OER:

The CCCOER-Advisory listserv is a public discussion list intended for community college faculty, librarians, instructional designers, administrators, and other educators who are interested in open education policy, practices, and resources.

SPARC Libraries & OER Forum
The SPARC Libraries & OER Forum is a public discussion list intended for academic and research librarians interested in open educational resources (OER) and open textbooks. It will serve three primary functions:
A forum for librarians (and others connected to the library community) to share ideas, resources and best practices pertaining to OER.

OER Digest
The OER Digest is a bi-weekly newsletter for open education updates, opportunities, and reminders.

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