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March 3, 2020 | All Day View Recurrence Dates
Category: Workshop
Location: Webinar
Cost: Free
Occurring: Daily until March, 6th 2020 View Recurrence Dates
Audience: Academic Staff, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Staff

Join the WSU Libraries as we celebrate Open Education Week!

Event Schedule

March 2 - March 6, 2020  Open Education Week Exhibit in the UGL Atrium

Learn about open educational resources, faculty who use them and how reducing course material and textbook costs can positively impact student success.

Tuesday, March 3
What are Open Educational Resources, how do I find them, and how do they support student success?
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Webinar
No registration needed--use the link to access the webinar

Veronica Bielat, Wayne State University Student Success Librarian, leads this introduction to the 5R's, Creative Commons licensing, and resources you can use to discover quality licensed OER. We'll also explore the research on the impact adopting OER can have on student success.

Wednesday, March 4
Integrating OER in the Canvas LMS
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Webinar

No registration needed--use the link to access the webinar
Nathan Chavez, Wayne State University Associate Director for Academic Applications, demonstrates how to use the tools in the Canvas LMS to discover and seamlessly integrate existing quality Open Educational Resources (OER) into your course.

Tell Us Your Story. How Have Textbook Costs Impacted You?
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM UGL Atrium
Members of the WSU Student Senate will be capturing student stories about the financial impact they experience from the costs of textbooks and course materials.

Thursday, March 5
Open Licenses for Open Educational Resources
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Webinar

No registration needed--use the link to access the webinar

Joshua Neds-Fox, Wayne State University Coordinator for Digital Publishing, leads this webinar which will use Creative Commons licenses as a model for discovering what open licensing means for content creators or copyright holders, and how open licensing complements and supports copyright.

This week's events are supported by:

Wayne State University Library System
Wayne State University Academic Applications (C&IT)
Wayne State University Student Senate
Michigan Academic Libraries Association

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