This list focuses on sharing understanding of the influence of Open
Resource use in higher education (HE), but also is interested in sharing, reuse and
remixing of open content and practice across education more broadly.
The emphasis here is particularly on identifying, sharing, exploring and comparing
examples of OER research and findings from these. However, although the primary
interest of this list is in open resource or open practice activity, research which has a
broader remit which informs open resource research is also welcome, for example
research into reuse of learning objects.
Initial list membership was derived from the ORIOLE project but new members are
This list is also being used during Open Ed 2012 as a way of engaging with the
Remixathon of the original ORIOLE survey (2011). However you came to this list we
hope that we can share interests and inform future research. If you are not already
a member of the more general OER-Discuss list it is suggested that you join that