- Students and instructors can access an optimal mix of educational resources - consisting of open, semi-open, and commercial materials - anytime, anywhere. These educational resources are easy to find in a single spot.
Exploit the opportunities of digital educational resources
What challenges do institutions face in using digital educational resources in practice?
- How do you form a vision on digital educational resources?
- How do you organise your organisation to support and stimulate the instructor in this process?
- What technology do you need?
- How can an instructor in the practice work with digital educational resources?
edusources - THE platform for digital educational resources
With edusources, SURF provides a safe and reliable platform with a diverse range of digital educational resources. This is the place where instructors and students can share and reuse digital open educational resources.
Getting started with open educational resources
Do you want to make educational resources accessible to everyone? Start by going through our step-by-step plans (roadmaps) that offer support for various disciplines within education.
- Self-development and sharing
- Professional community
- Quality model
- Technical vocabulary
- Workshop development
SURFsharekit: the online repository for higher education
Store your educational resources digitally and sustainably and make them freely available through SURFsharekit, the repository service for higher education.
Sharing and reusing
National platform for digital educational resources
SURF is launching edusources. With edusources, teachers and students can easily find and reuse digital educational resources for their teaching or study.
Open and Online Education Incentive Scheme
Various professional communities are building up collections of OERs, partly thanks to funding via the Open and Online Education Incentive Scheme.
Projecten leermaterialen delen en hergebruiken
Diverse vakcommunity's delen en hergebruiken leermaterialen dankzij de Stimuleringsregeling open en online onderwijs - pijler Open leermaterialen.
Sharing and reusing
CopyRIGHT project: ensuring copyright compliance when reusing learning materials
As a lecturer, do you want to use articles, scientific papers and other texts in your courses while ensuring copyright compliance? We’re developing a tool that gives you insight into the reuse of digital materials, including scientific content.
Auteursrechten.nl: all about copyright issues
Auteursrechten.nl acts as a single point of reference for education staff, instructors, students and researchers to find reliable information on issues relating to copyright.
The professional community Information Literacy leads by example
The professional community Information Literacy, in which librarians are united, shares its own educational resources. Harrie van der Meer, chair of the professional community, explains why sharing is important and what role edusources plays.
Be inspired by enthusiastic teachers
There are plenty of reasons for teachers to start working with OERs. These instructors believe in sharing knowledge. (in Dutch)
Educational resources for the Bachelor of Nursing now available nationwide
The best thing about the project, I think, is that there is such a huge need for it," says Marja Versantvoort, project manager, on making educational resources for the Bachelor of Nursing available nationwide.
Special Interest Group Open education
Are you working on the development of online education and/or Open Educational Resources (OERs)? Or do you want to support instructors in this process? Get in touch with other experts in the Special Interest Group (SIG) Open Education. In order to increase and stimulate openness in higher education together.
Task Force Libraries Open & Online Education
What is the role of the library in open and online education? The experts in this community increase their knowledge in 5 theme groups.