ITS A FREE WORLD:OPEN ACCESS TO EDUCATIONAL         RESOURCES       SHERRY JONES & KATHY LEIN 4TH ANNUAL DENVER TRANSFER I...
WHAT IS OPEN ACCESS/    OPEN SOURCE/OPEN CONTENT?"OPEN ACCESS" REFERS TO THE MOVEMENT OF RENDERINGWORKS ACCESSIBLE TO THE ...
OPEN TEXTS REPOSITORIES• OER COMMONS - Access to hundreds of free texts,  lecture notes, lesson plans, videos, activities,...
OPEN TEXTS REPOSITORIES (CONT)• MERLOT (University of California) - Extensive Collection  of open materials   o Search for...
FIND/VERIFY PUBLIC DOMAIN,    CREATIVE COMMONS, OPEN ACCESS•   PUBLIC DOMAIN CALCULATOR (CHARTS)•   PUBLIC DOMAIN SHERPA (...
OPEN E-BOOKS•   OPEN LIBRARY (1 MILLION+ OPEN E-BOOKS) •   E-BOOKS@ADELAIDE (MULTI-FORMAT)•   PROJECT GUTENBERG (MOST MULT...
OPEN SHORT STORIES• CLASSIC READER (ANNOTATE TEXTS ON SITE)   o SEARCH AND ANNOTATE A SHORT STORY• THE INTERNET CLASSICS A...
OPEN IMAGES/PHOTOS/CARTOONS• PUBLIC DOMAIN PICTURES (SEARCH ENGINE)• TAG GALAXY (SEARCH ENGINE BASED ON FLICKR)   o SEARCH...
OPEN AUDIOBOOKS/PODCASTS• LIBRAVOX (AUDIOBOOKS AS MP3S OR OGGS)• RADIOLAB (SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)• HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY ...
OPEN VIDEOS•   ACADEMIC EARTH (MULTI-DISCIPLINARY) •   OPEN UNIVERSITY (MULTI-DISCIPLINARY)•   HARVARD UNIVERSITY (MULTI-D...
OPEN INTERACTIVE   PANORAMAS/WORLDS/VISUALS• THE SCALE OF THE UNIVERSE 2 (SCIENCE AND  ASTRONOMY)• AROUNDER (360 VIEW OF W...
OPEN RESEARCH ENGINES• WOLFRAM ALPHA (COMPUTATION)  o TYPE IN A FORMULA, AND/OR PHRASE• QWIKI (INTERACTIVE ENCYCLOPEDIA)  ...
OPEN LIBRARIES/ARCHIVES• HATHITRUST (MULTI-VIEW COLLECTIONS)   o SEARCH HYPERREALITY, BEETHOVEN• INTERNET ARCHIVE (MULTIME...
OPEN SCHOLARLY JOURNALS• DIRECTORY OF OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS (DOAJ)  (SEARCH ALL OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS)• OXFORD JOURNALS (90 ...
BOOKMARKERS FOR OPEN CONTENT•   PEARLTREES (MINDMAPPER OF LINKS)•   SYMBALOO (BOOKMARK DASHBOARD)•   JOG THE WEB (CREATE G...
PUBLISH YOUR OWN OPEN CONTENT!•   PUBLIC DOMAIN MARK (PD PUBLISHING)•   CC0 (CC PUBLISHING)•   READIUM (BROWSER ADD-ON FOR...
QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS?                CONTACT US:        SHERRY JONES & KATHY LEINSHERRY.JONES@CCD.EDU & KATHY.LEIN@CCD.ED...
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"It's a Free World: Open Access to Educational Resources" (March 30, 2012)

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On March 30, 2012, I, and my co-presenter, Kathy Lein, presented on Open Educational Sources at 4th Annual Denver Transfer Initiative Faculty Academy Conference

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"It's a Free World: Open Access to Educational Resources" (March 30, 2012)

  1. 1. ITS A FREE WORLD:OPEN ACCESS TO EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES SHERRY JONES & KATHY LEIN 4TH ANNUAL DENVER TRANSFER INITIATIVE FACULTY ACADEMY CONFERENCE MARCH 30, 2012 ACCESS THIS PRESENTATION AND ALL LINKS: http://bit.ly/open2012
  2. 2. WHAT IS OPEN ACCESS/ OPEN SOURCE/OPEN CONTENT?"OPEN ACCESS" REFERS TO THE MOVEMENT OF RENDERINGWORKS ACCESSIBLE TO THE PUBLIC (DEMOCRATIZINGACCESS TO KNOWLEDGE)"OPEN SOURCE" REFERS TO A PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE SOURCEFROM WHICH TO OBTAIN PUBLIC DOMAIN WORK (AKA"OPEN CONTENT")MANY PUBLISHERS, COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES AREACTIVELY CONVERTING TRADITIONAL TEXTS INTODIGITAL TEXTS TO PROMOTE THE OPEN ACCESS CULTURE
  3. 3. OPEN TEXTS REPOSITORIES• OER COMMONS - Access to hundreds of free texts, lecture notes, lesson plans, videos, activities, assessments, etc. from organizations, publishers, colleges and individual authors who are trying to make it easier for everyone to get an education.  Here are 2 examples: o FLATWORLD (free textbooks that instructors can edit, add to, delete from to customize their course)  General Psychology (ch. 3 & 4 examples) o CONNEXIONS (free textbooks and other resources - you can also create here)  many, many more o Click HERE and search for your subject
  4. 4. OPEN TEXTS REPOSITORIES (CONT)• MERLOT (University of California) - Extensive Collection of open materials o Search for OPEN TEXTS o Read about MERLOTs open textbook initiative here:  MERLOT 
  5. 5. FIND/VERIFY PUBLIC DOMAIN, CREATIVE COMMONS, OPEN ACCESS• PUBLIC DOMAIN CALCULATOR (CHARTS)• PUBLIC DOMAIN SHERPA (Q & A CALCULATOR)• PUBLIC DOMAIN SEARCH (APPROPEDIA)• CREATIVE COMMONS SEARCH (CC)• OPEN DOAR (OPEN ACCESS REPOSITORIES SEARCH)
  6. 6. OPEN E-BOOKS• OPEN LIBRARY (1 MILLION+ OPEN E-BOOKS) • E-BOOKS@ADELAIDE (MULTI-FORMAT)• PROJECT GUTENBERG (MOST MULTI-FORMAT)• OPEN SHAKESPEARE (MULTI-FORMAT) • READ PRINT LIBRARY (SOCIAL MEDIA E-BOOKS)• LITFY (SIMILAR TO READ PRINT LIBRARY)
  7. 7. OPEN SHORT STORIES• CLASSIC READER (ANNOTATE TEXTS ON SITE) o SEARCH AND ANNOTATE A SHORT STORY• THE INTERNET CLASSICS ARCHIVE (MIT ARCHIVE OF CLASSICAL LITERATURE)• EAST OF THE WEB (SHORT STORIES BY INDEPENDENT AND NOVICE WRITERS; UK BASED)• BOOK TRUST (UK READING AND WRITING CHARITY)
  8. 8. OPEN IMAGES/PHOTOS/CARTOONS• PUBLIC DOMAIN PICTURES (SEARCH ENGINE)• TAG GALAXY (SEARCH ENGINE BASED ON FLICKR) o SEARCH FOR INFINITY POOL• PICASA (CREATIVE COMMONS, PUBLIC DOMAIN)• EDUPIC (SCIENCE GRAPHICS)• WE BLOG CARTOONS (CARTOONS FOR BLOGS)• PANORAMIO (IMAGES TAGGED ON GOOGLE MAP) o SEARCH FOR AMSTERDAM
  9. 9. OPEN AUDIOBOOKS/PODCASTS• LIBRAVOX (AUDIOBOOKS AS MP3S OR OGGS)• RADIOLAB (SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)• HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY WITH NO GAPS  (PHILOSOPHY)• THE PARTIALLY EXAMINED LIFE (PHILOSOPHY)• HISTORY OF THE WORLD IN 100 OBJECTS (HISTORY)• DOUBLETWIST PODCASTS (SEARCH SERVICE) • PODCAST SEARCH SERVICE (SEARCH SERVICE)  
  10. 10. OPEN VIDEOS• ACADEMIC EARTH (MULTI-DISCIPLINARY) • OPEN UNIVERSITY (MULTI-DISCIPLINARY)• HARVARD UNIVERSITY (MULTI-DISCIPLINARY)• MIT WORLD (MULTI-DISCIPLINARY)• GAPMINDER (TRENDS AND STATISTICS) • TED (THEORIES)• BIG THINK (THEORIES)• DOCUMENTARY HEAVEN (DOCUMENTARIES)• KHAN ACADEMY (MULTI-DISCIPLINARY)• HIPPOCAMPUS (MULTI-DISCIPLINARY)
  11. 11. OPEN INTERACTIVE PANORAMAS/WORLDS/VISUALS• THE SCALE OF THE UNIVERSE 2 (SCIENCE AND ASTRONOMY)• AROUNDER (360 VIEW OF WORLD LOCATIONS)• PHOTOSYNTH (TURN PHOTO INTO 360 VIEW)• GOOGLE ART PROJECT (360 VIEW OF MUSEUM) o SEARCH FOR RIJKSMUSEUM • BLOOMS DIGITAL TAXONOMY (INTERACTIVE)• DANTES INFERNO (INTERACTIVE)
  12. 12. OPEN RESEARCH ENGINES• WOLFRAM ALPHA (COMPUTATION) o TYPE IN A FORMULA, AND/OR PHRASE• QWIKI (INTERACTIVE ENCYCLOPEDIA) o SEARCH FOR NETHERLANDS• SWEET SEARCH (PEER-REVIEWED SOURCES)• WORDNIK (CONTEXT-RICH DICTIONARY)
  13. 13. OPEN LIBRARIES/ARCHIVES• HATHITRUST (MULTI-VIEW COLLECTIONS) o SEARCH HYPERREALITY, BEETHOVEN• INTERNET ARCHIVE (MULTIMEDIA)• CALISPHERE (PRIMARY SOURCES)• UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA LIBRARY o SEARCH NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE, LANGUAGE • LIBRARY OF CONGRESS (COLLECTIONS)• IBIBLIO (PUBLIC ARCHIVE)
  14. 14. OPEN SCHOLARLY JOURNALS• DIRECTORY OF OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS (DOAJ) (SEARCH ALL OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS)• OXFORD JOURNALS (90 OPEN JOURNALS)• SPRINGER OPEN CHOICE (E-TEXTS AND APPS)• PQDT (DISSERTATION AND THESES)
  15. 15. BOOKMARKERS FOR OPEN CONTENT• PEARLTREES (MINDMAPPER OF LINKS)• SYMBALOO (BOOKMARK DASHBOARD)• JOG THE WEB (CREATE GUIDES TO WEBSITES)• PINTEREST (ONLINE PINBOARD)• CURATORS CODE (WE AS CURATORS OF THE WEB)
  16. 16. PUBLISH YOUR OWN OPEN CONTENT!• PUBLIC DOMAIN MARK (PD PUBLISHING)• CC0 (CC PUBLISHING)• READIUM (BROWSER ADD-ON FOR PUBLISHING)• ISSUU (BOOKS AND E-BOOKS PUBLISHING)• YUDU (SIMILAR TO ISSUU)• TED-ED (SUBMIT BEST TEACHING LESSON TO TED)
  17. 17. QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS? CONTACT US: SHERRY JONES & KATHY LEINSHERRY.JONES@CCD.EDU & KATHY.LEIN@CCD.EDUACCESS THIS PRESENTATION AND ALL LINKS HERE: http://bit.ly/open2012 THANKS FOR COMING!

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