Open Educational Resources and the Open Web
Use the link to access more information about the upcoming conference Computers in Libraries and the following workshop: "Join two experts on the vital subject of finding free educational resources online. First, Heather Braum discusses open educational resources, a rising trend in classrooms, in libraries, and in DIY education circles. Learn how you can make the move from traditional textbooks and classroom resources and discover the what OER has to offer your library, school, and community. Then, hear veteran web resource locator Gary Price discuss discovery and finding tools, techniques, and even the necessary mindset you need to unearth the best digital content for education — so you can serve up just what’s needed for that social studies class, just when it’s needed."