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Open Educational Resources

OER Textbooks for Biology, Anatomy, and Physiology


Places to Discover OER Textbooks

Open Tools, Learning Objects, and More for Biology, Anatomy and Physiology

Library Liaison

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Connie Strittmatter
HA-100, Amelia V. Gallucci-Cirio Library
Hammond Hall

Search Across OER Platforms

Mason OER Metafinder (MOM)‚Äč

Created by George Mason University, the Mason OER Metafinder searches sixteen targets in real-time, instantly returning the top several hundred or so relevant hits from each site.

Openly Available Sources Integrated Search (OASIS)

Openly Available Sources Integrated Search (OASIS) is a search tool that aims to make the discovery of open content easier. OASIS currently searches open content from 52 different sources and contains 155,375 records. OASIS is being developed at SUNY Geneseo's Milne Library in consultation with Alexis Clifton, SUNY OER Services Executive Director.

Readings about OER in Biology

Fisher, M. R. (2018). Evaluation of cost savings and perceptions of an open textbook in a community college science course. The American Biology Teacher, 80(6), 410-415. doi:10.1525/abt.2018.80.6.410