There are two ways to lower the cost of course materials: reusing Open Educational Resources and linking/embedding library resources! Learn how!
Creative Commons Basics (1:35)
Learn what the four basic Creative Commons licenses are, and how they can be combined!
Quick start guide to discovering affordable textbook alternatives using the California Open Online Library!
High textbook prices mean many students don't buy them at all, and can even cause students to drop out. Learn how to bolster student success with affordable learning solutions!
Choosing to Publish OER (11:56)
You've learned why you should use OER in your teaching - now it's time to give back and share your work with others! Learn the benefits of creating and sharing open educational resources.
This tutorial is an interactive ten-minute orientation to what Pollak Library has to offer. This activity is complete when you pass the final quiz with 100%, but you can retake the final quiz as many times as you need to pass.
This fifteen-minute tutorial will introduce you to discovering scholarly articles by using library databases. This activity is complete when you pass the final quiz with 100%, but you can retake the final quiz as many times as you need to pass.
Quick how-to video to see if your students have completed the Spark tutorials!
Using Microsoft Word Styles (3:03)
Use Microsoft Word "Styles" to not only make your documents accessible, but also make them easily browseable. Styles also help you create elegant Tables of Contents!