National platform with large range of digital learning resources

Share, use and collaborate on digital OERs to enrich education. Go to, the starting point for OERs in education, if you are looking for information about OERs and how you can organise this within your institution and education, about subject communities that collaborate on learning materials or about OERs that are already available.
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Support to teachers and institutions

Under Knowledge & expertise, you will find everything you need to put OER on the map and organise it at your institution, from policy to implementation.

Learning materials to be used freely

Discover more than 10,000 learning resources from subject teachers and subject communities that contribute to your education.

Share your own learning materials

edusources is the stage to share your learning resources. This creates an up-to-date collection whose quality is constantly improving.

Have a question about edusources? Get in touch.

Martine Teirlinck-Hermsen

Martine Teirlinck-Hermsen


What is edusources?

edusources is the platform for digital (open) learning resources for the Dutch education sector. A place where you will find both learning resources and knowledge about creating, sharing and reusing digital learning resources.

  • Knowledge & expertise

    Knowledge sharing regarding the development, sharing and reuse of learning resources and the organisation within an institution. You can also join the edusources community to spar with educational professionals from other institutions.
  • Find learning resources

    Find and reuse learning resources; choose from more than 10,000 resources, such as knowledge clips, PowerPoint presentations, PDFs, online e-modules and practice tests.
  • Communities

    Overview of all subject communities that collaborate on open or semi-open learning resources. Their collections offer inspiration in your subject area.

To the edusources community

To the Open Education community

Read more about edusources on the wiki

What does edusources mean for teachers?

You will find various collections of Dutch- and English-language learning materials on the platform. You can refine your search with filters, such as education level or type of learning material. You can also search by themes or in collections of educational communities of a specific subject, and you can share it via social media or a direct link. Rating by others is visible. Users help assess the quality of the material.

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Infographic edusources

The infographic summarises at a glance how edusources works.

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Incentive scheme is boost for subject communities

In recent years, subject communities have been working on developing, sharing and reusing OERs thanks to the Open and Online Education Incentive Scheme. Various educational resources are now also available on

View the projects and results

Npuls - Flexible education

We are working to further develop edusources to contribute to the ambitions of the Npuls programme. To give teachers and students access to the right learning resources anytime, anywhere.

Interested in edusources?

Does your institution or subject community want to connect to edusources? Your SURF institution contact person (ICP) or competent person in charge of the institution (BVI) can request SURF services via the SURFdashboard.Don't know who these are? Or would you like more information about a licence or using edusources? Contact the edusources team at

Request edusources via SURFdashboard