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Open Access Week 2020 Events

Interested in Open Educational Resources (OERs) but not sure how to get started? The North Dakota University System is sponsoring two webinars on OERs during International Open Access Week (October 19-25)Open Access Week is a time for the academic and research community to share information and learn more about Open Access. There’s still time to register for these events! 


  • OER Z-Degree & OER as a Tool for Social Justice presented by Sybil Priebe, NDSCS and Virginia Clinton-Lisell, UND, will take place on October 20th at 10am CDT. Register Here for this event.  
  • Getting Started with OER presented by Abbey Elder, Iowa State University, will take place on October 21st at 1pm CDT.  Register for this webinar here: OER Webinar Registration 


If you’re interested to learn more, check out our OER Research Guide. If you’re a faculty member who wants to adapt or adopt an OER for your course, there’s still time to apply for a grant to incorporate an OER for your course! Check out our OER grant blog post to find out more!