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Open Educational Resources (OERs) @ OWU

Business Open Educational Resources

These links will take you directly to the portions of databases that contain materials relevant to Business. However, this is by no means an exhaustive list. Feel free to explore the General Collections to find additional resources.

  • College Open Textbooks - Business -- College Open Textbooks is the initiative of a number of organizations who have made it their goal to provide free, open source textbooks online for students. Licenses vary. Verify individual items.
  • Global Text Project - Business -- The Global Text Project is a joint initiative between the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia and The Daniels College of Business of the University of Denver to publish eBooks that can be accessed by all, especially the developing world. Licenses vary. Verify individual items.
  • InTech Business, Management, and Economics Books -- InTech publishes more than 2,300 open textbooks and 6 journals in a variety of subjects that fall under the heading of science, technology, and medicine. Licenses vary. Verify individual items.
  • Open Textbook Library - Business, Management & Marketing -- These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. These books can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization. CC BY 3.0
  • Saylor Academy - Business -- Saylor Academy is a nonprofit organization that offers nearly 100 full-length, free and open courses at the college and professional levels. CC BY 3.0 
  • MIT Open Courseware - Business -- MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity. CC BY-NC-SA 3.0
  • Open Education Consortium - Business -- The Open Education Consortium in collaboration with MERLOT offers a search engine on OER (Open Educational Resources). OER are openly licensed online educational materials that allow teachers and students to freely use, share, and modify. Licenses vary. Verify individual items.
  • Open Access Business Case Studies From the Ryerson University Library & Archives. Licenses vary. Verify individual items.

*This content was copied from Furman's OER General Collections LibGuide page with permission.