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Geography: Open Ed Resources

What is OER?

"Open Educational Resources are teaching, learning and research materials in any medium – digital or otherwise – that reside in the public domain or have been released under an open license that permits no-cost access, use, adaptation and redistribution by others with no or limited restrictions" -- The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

All about OER

 Open Educational Resources by NUS Libraries

The above guide covers the following:

Selected OER TItles

Finding OER in Geography


  OER Geography Textbooks   

   Open Journals   


  • An independent educational non-profit with the aim of promoting a free fact-based worldview that is easy to understand. Gapminder produces free teaching resources making the world understandable based on reliable statistics.


  • If It Were My Home is a tool to compare living conditions in your own country to those of another.

Open Source 3-D Visualization Tools