Archive for January, 2011

The JISC OER Support Team have launched the Risk Management Calculator which is “designed to help OER projects understand the types of criteria which might reduce or raise their levels of risks associated with OERs”. The calculator can assist in stategies for orphan works, third party clearnace issues and helping individuals or departments select the […]


A special issue of JIME is now available online covering a range of important OER topics. The articles are available to download as PDFs or in HTML format. Link to JIME: Journal of Interactive Media in Education Special thanks to Sharon Waller (HEA) Senior Adviser, Enhancing Learning through Technology and Open Educational Resources


A underlying component of all OER is copyright, as part of the UK OER Phase 2 Programme the University College Falmouth is undertaking the Intellectual Property Rights For Educational Environments (IPR4EE) Project. As part of the project the team have designed a questionnaire to assess how much we really know about copyright, trade marks and […]