Platforms & Tools:
"Easily create e-books, typeset PDFs, and web books. Choose from professionally designed book themes. One button publishing." Free and priced options.
OER Commons - Links to the authoring platform from OER Commons. Use Module Builder to create interactive content or Open Author to create course materials using text, files, images, etc. You will be prompted to set up an account to use this platform.
Video Editing & Storage
Creating and Modifying OER Tutorial - From Affordable Learning Georgia, a guide to adapting OER. Includes licensing and accessibility info.
BC Campus OpenEd Authoring Guide - Recommended reading for adapting and authoring OER. Some content is campus specific. This comprehensive guide includes nuts and bolts details about authoring OER. It also contains a discussion of various formats for open textbooks and a helpful section about permission to adapt OER for those timid about borrowing or adapting content (see section titled "Permission to Adapt").
University of Saskatchewan OER Authoring Guide - Thorough guide to OER authoring using Pressbooks.
Best practices for attribution from Creative Commons - Includes helpful examples of proper attribution of content with Creative Commons licenses.
Adapting and Authoring OER: Lessons Learned - Ths is an informative webinar where a librarian and instructors from Central Oregon Community College discuss their experience authoring OER.
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