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Create OER with Resource Builder
You can use the Resource Builder tool to build and create courses, lessons, activities and presentations. Through the tool, you are able to write, upload li...
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 at 11:45 AM
Write your resource
There are three stages to creating an educational resource in the Resource Builder Write, Describe, and Submit. Step 1: Write your resource Once you ...
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 at 11:51 AM
Publish your resource
There are three stages to creating an educational resource in Open Author: Write, Describe, and Submit. Step 3: Publish your resource Once you have w...
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 at 11:54 AM
Describe your resource
There are three stages to creating an educational resource in Resource Builder: Write, Describe, and Submit. Step 2: Describe your resource Once you ...
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 at 11:58 AM
Create OER with Lesson Builder
You can use the Lesson Builder to create resources with both instructor and student facing views.  This means that instructors can view the resource tha...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 3:28 PM
Import from Google Docs
When you use the Resource Builder or Lesson Builder tool in the Resource Bank to create an educational resource, you are able to import materials that you h...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 3:32 PM
Import a Word Document from OneDrive
When you use the Resource Builder or Lesson Builder tool in the Resource Bank to create an educational resource, you are able to import materials that you h...
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 at 4:42 PM
Supported file types
Below are support file types in Open Author. File size limit is 750MB.  Image JPEG, TIFF, GIF, PNG, SVG Documents DOC, DOCX, XLS, XLSX, PPT, PPTX, P...
Mon, 27 Jan, 2020 at 5:27 PM
Supported Browsers and Operating Systems
OER Commons supports the following browsers and operating systems.    Browsers(latest two versions):  Chrome Firefox Safari Edge   Operating Syste...
Thu, 6 Feb, 2020 at 6:34 AM
Accessibility Checker
Accessibility Checker is a function within Open Author usable to instantly identify any accessibility issues and solve any issues that are found.  It identi...
Thu, 20 Feb, 2020 at 10:59 AM