Bridges to Affordability

This paper describes a case study of the open and affordable educational resources (OAER) initiatives led by Penn State University Libraries (UL) and implemented at its many campuses which are designed to address the challenges students experience accessing and funding their course materials.



Work Title Bridges to Affordability
Subtitle Adopting a University OAER Mandate with Local Implementation
Open Access
Creators Elizabeth Nelson; Andrea Pritt; Emily Mross; Victoria Raish; Christina Riehman-Murphy
Version number 1
Keyword open educational resources; library services; academic libraries; affordability; library resources
License Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)
Work Type Article
Publisher Reference Services Review
Publication Date June 12, 2020
DOI doi:10.26207/1kg7-1754
Publisher Identifier (DOI) 10.1108/RSR-03-2020-0010
Deposited July 01, 2020 12:06



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