Call for Proposals Announced

With the support of both the Ministry of Advanced Education and the Hewlett Foundation, BCcampus will distribute the following grants in support of Open Education: Zed Cred/Z-Degree Ancillary Resources OER Grants New this year We are excited to announce the newest grant for this year- the Zed Cred/Z-Degree grant. A Zed Cred/Z-Degree is a set … Continued

Douglas College Students, Faculty and Library Join Forces

Post written by: Debra Flewelling   Open education is both a movement and a way of thinking. Among other things, open education strives to remove barriers to education. The world celebrates Open Education Week (OEW) annually during the last week of March. We had much to celebrate this year at Douglas College. Thanks to College-Wide … Continued

Missing Subject Areas: A Call for Help

In an ongoing effort to sustain and build the BC Open Textbook Collection, BCcampus asks for your help to identify subject areas within this collection that are missing open textbooks either entirely or in specific categories and/or course levels. As an overview, there are currently 180 textbooks in this collection covering eight main subject areas … Continued

Webinar Series: Open Education Stories from across B.C. – UBC

Faculty and Students working together to create OER: the Open Case Studies Project at UBC Presenter: Christina Hendricks, University of British Columbia Originally recorded: Feb 22, 2017 View webinar recording Christina’s presentation slides This is #2 in a series of webinars – Open Education Stories from across B.C. Presentation Description The Open Case Studies project … Continued

Repository Replacement Project

[box] May 14, 2018 – Since this blog post was originally published, this project has changed. In the fall of 2017, Equella, the software that runs SOL*R, was transitioned back into an open source project under the stewardship of Apereo.  As a result, BCcampus has decided to halt the migration to DSpace and continue using … Continued