Open Educational Resources: An Introduction

Open educational resources (OER) are types of course content that are free to use under an open license or are no longer protected by copyright and fall under public domain. OER has become prominent in higher education in recent years due to the growth of internet technologies, rising costs of education, and state legislation. They are […]

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MERLOT: Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching

MERLOT Introduces Portal on Mobile Learning

Extending the boundaries of the classroom, mobile devices, such as smartphones and iPads, can support learning by making information accessible on any device, anytime, anywhere. Mobile applications oftentimes present information in a dynamic, interactive format that provides opportunities for communicating and collaborating with other students.

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