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Open Education Resources (OER) Defined

"Open educational resources are teaching and learning materials that are freely available online for everyone to use, whether you are an instructor, student or self-learner.  Examples of OER include: full courses, course modules, syllabi, lectures, homework assignments, quizzes, lab and classroom activities, pedagogical materials, game simulations, and many more resources contained in digital media collections from around the world."

-Hewlett Foundation

OER at Nicolet

OpenNicolet - Affordable Learning Experiences

Nicolet College's objectives in the utilization of OER materials include:

  • Improved student success through access and affordability
  • Improved teaching and efficiency though the ability to focus, analyze, augment and evolve course materials directly aligned to program/course learning objectives

Student Benefits of OER

Printing at Nicolet

Need to print some of your materials? You can print using your PaperCut account here on campus.  You can add additional money onto your account in the Business Office (located on the second floor of the Red Oak Center), at the Information Commons desk (located on the second floor of the Lakeside Center) or at Lakeland Center.

Follow me printers are located in each building on campus:

White Pine Center - Second floor hallway
Birchwood - Main Hallway (by room 100)
Lakeside Center - Second floor commons area; The Lounge
Northwoods Center - First floor hallway; second floor commons
Tamarack Center - First floor student lounge; second floor hallway
Red Oak Center - First floor commons; second floor commons
Lakeland - Hallway
Peter Christensen Dental Clinic - Office

BYOD!  Bring your own device!  You can print from your own device to the follow me printers here on campus.  See the below flyer for details.


OER Contact

Need help with your OER materials? Start here!

Cindy Domaika
Manager of Open and Instructional Resources