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March 5, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Category: Special Event
Location: Faculty/Administration #1339 | Map
656 W. Kirby
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Faculty

A recent study found that 85% of students said paying for textbooks and course materials is financially stressful. Open Educational Resources, or OER, are free and openly licensed educational materials that can be used for teaching and learning. Learn more about OER, quality factors, open licenses, availability, and how adopting OER can improve affordibility and impact student retention and success.

Veronica Bielat, student success librarian and instruction services coordinator in the University Library System; Nathan Chavez, associate director for academic applications, Computing and Information Technology; and Erik Nordberg, assistant dean, University Libraries

Open Education Week events are brought to you by the WSU Open Team members from the University Libraries, OTL and C&IT: Academic, Core & Intelligence Applications and the WSU Student Senate

For more information about this event, please contact Veronica Bielat at (313) 577-4217 or