Wednesday, March 29, 2017       Events

Successful OER Adoption Models: Academic Libraries Leading the Way

2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT  ·   Open Education

Successful OER Adoption Models: Academic Libraries Leading the Way

In celebration of Open Education Week 2017, SPARC is hosting an hour long webcast centred on the theme of successful OER adoption models. The webcast will feature representatives from four SPARC member libraries who are each advancing OER at their institution in a different way.


Anita Walz, Open Education, Copyright & Scholarly Communication Librarian, Virginia Tech
Michelle Reed, Open Education Librarian, University of Texas Arlington
Kathy Labadorf, Information Literacy, Open Educational Resources & Social Sciences Librarian, University of Connecticut
Olivia Reinauer, Reference Librarian, Tidewater Community College


Brady Yano, Assistant Director of Open Education, SPARC

You can find a recording of the webcast here:

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The slide decks used in today's webcast have all been licensed CC-BY and have been consolidated into a Google folder available here:



Wednesday, March 29th, 2017


2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

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