International Open Access Week 2015: Coming soon!

BCcampus is involved with the co-ordination and support of 2 great events coming up in October for International Open Access Week 2015. We are offering a “Designing Accessible Open Educational Resources: A Hands-on Workshop” on Monday Oct.19th. Read more about it here. There are a few spots let if you wish to attend this free workshop! As … Continued

A Midsummer's Day Hackfest

On Friday July 17th,  BCOER held a summer hackfest. We didn’t get the turnout we originally hoped for— with many of the BCOER away on vacation—but there’s something to be said about small, nimble, and focused teams. We had a very productive day with five of us accomplishing what we set out to do and even ending the … Continued

One Heck of a Hackfest, I'd Say

Last Friday (May 9th) a dozen librarians gathered for a hackfest at SFU Harbour Centre.  Our goal: to work collectively for the day on an OER project we were keen to get done. Participants were a mix of librarians from the recently formed BCOER group, a grassroots group of BC postsecondary librarians interested in OER, as well … Continued