Seven Platforms You Should Know About: Share, Find, Author, or Adapt Creative Commons-Licensed Resources
Creative Commons licenses allow no-cost access, redistribution, remix, and reuse with attribution. This session is for faculty (and others) who want to know about platforms which enable sharing, finding, creating, and/or adapting openly licensed or public domain resources. This session features live demos by expert users or creators of a selection of no-cost platforms and/or collaborative communities listed below. Virginia Tech attendees will also have the opportunity to sign up for consultations. We plan to live stream the session for remote presenters and users.
Share and Find
9:30am Introduction - Why share?
9:45am VTechWorks / Merlot / Open Textbook Library / OER Commons
10:15am VT's Odyssey learning object repository
10:40am Discussion / Refreshments
Adapt or Author
11am OER Commons
11:25am Overleaf (formerly WriteLaTeX) focusing on book templates
11:50 Pressbooks and Rebus textbook editing community
12:15 Discussion & Next Steps
Presenters include: Anita Walz, Virginia (Ginny) Pannebacker, Kayla McNabb, Lisa Petrides, Ryan Looney, Hugh McGuire
NLI credit available: https://app.nli.tlos.vt.edu/#/%23/offerings/Spring%202017?offering=5401