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Blog Posts

Scrabble letters of the word Blog THE Inside Higher Ed Guest Posts by our Team
September 21, 2023 2:36 pm by Stephanie (Charlie) Farley
The Open Education Service and our wider Educational Engagement and Design Team have been guest posting over on Campus. Campus [...]
A man demonstrates with a dummy to a group of students in a medical room About the HCP-Med Integrity Channel
September 12, 2023 10:26 am by Stephanie (Charlie) Farley
Earlier this year we had a conversation with Dr Rupsha Fraser, part of the core team for HCP-Med, about the [...]
A Starling on a field with a backdrop of blue sky At the End of Summer, at the End of the Open Content Curator Internship
September 7, 2023 10:46 am by Mayu Ishimoto
It is a cliché, but it always feels unbelievably fast how the time with a long daytime passes by. Now [...]
Paper covered with the word "Open" in different sizes OER Digital Skills Semester 1
September 5, 2023 9:49 am by Stephanie (Charlie) Farley
We have a new format for our Digital Skills workshops and information sessions this semester. Quick Start Using feedback from [...]
End of the Open Content Curation Internship
August 14, 2023 10:16 am by August Enger
I regret to say that my internship is now coming to an end. It is incredibly bitter-sweet, and I am [...]

OER Channels

Edinburghs OERs
OERs from across the University

TES Resources
Award winning open resources for school teachers.

Short Online Courses
Free short online courses.

Open Media Bank
Videos from our MOOCs & free short online courses.

Media Hopper Create
Creative Commons licensed videos.

Open Media Stock Footage
Open licensed media snippets for downloading & reuse.

Wikimedian in Residence
Videos from our Wikimedian in Residence.

3D Models
Open licensed models of heritage, geology & anatomy artefacts.