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Open courseware sites offer educators access to a wide variety of course materials including, but not limited to, syllabi, reading lists, lecture notes, assignments, and exams.
MIT Open Courseware
One of the forerunners in open courseware, making "virtually all MIT course content" available online for public access. CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
Carnegie Mellon Open Learning Initiatives
Offers courseware online, in addition to complete courses as well. Its mission is to improve higher education by offering such resources online. CC BY-NC-SA 3.0
Open Education Consortium
In collaboration with MERLOT offers a search engine on OER (Open Educational Resources). OER are openly licensed online educational materials that allow teachers and students to freely use, share, and modify. Licenses vary. Verify individual items.
Open Course Library
A collection of shareable course materials, including syllabi, course activities, readings, and assessments designed by teams of college faculty, instructional designers, librarians, and other experts. CC BY 3.0
A nonprofit organization that offers nearly 100 full-length, free and open courses at the college and professional levels. CC BY 3.0
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