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Open Educational Resources: OpenCourseware

A collection of open access (free) resources. This includes electronic books, journal articles, and miscellaneous other resources.

What is OpenCourseWare?

"OpenCourseWare(OCW) is a free and open digital collection of high quality university‐level educational materials.  These materials are organized as courses, and often include lectures, course planning materials, and evaluation tools.  The online materials are developed as part of the OpenCourseWare (OCW) Consortium which is a collaboration of higher education institutions and other organizations from around the world whose goal is to create a broad and deep body of freely accessible educational content."  Various institutions offer OpenCourseWare: MIT, Tufts, Yale, Carnegie Mellon, Michigan, California State, and many others.

Go to for links to institutions with open courseware.

OpenCourseWare Websites

UCC LibGuides at Union County College