Open Educational Resources (OER)

What are Open Educational Resources?

Open educational resources (OER) are freely accessible, openly licensed documents and media that are useful for teaching, learning, and assessing as well as for research purposes. It is the leading trend in distance education/open and distance learning domain as a consequence of the openness movement.

SkillsCommons and OER

SkillsCommons is a free and open online library containing free and open learning materials and program support materials for job-driven workforce development. The Open Educational Resources (OER) are produced by community colleges across the nation and can be found, reused, revised, retained, redistributed and remixed by individuals, institutions, and industry.


Learn More About SkillsCommons

   About SkillsCommons  – learn about SkillsCommons.

   SkillsCommons Team Members – learn more about the team members working on SkillsCommons.

Partners and Affiliates – learn more about our Partners and Affiliates