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Affordable & Open Educational Resources (A&OER)

Use this guide to deepen your understanding of affordable and open educational resources and to find, evaluate, and integrate A&OER to support student success. 

What are Affordable and Open Educational Resources (A&OER)?

“Affordable” materials include those provided through licensed subscriptions at a low cost or no cost to students. 

“Open Educational Resources” are teaching, learning and research materials in any medium – digital or otherwise that are freely available to use, adapt, and redistribute. 

Want to get a sense of what's available? Browse some large collections.

Ready for a little more? Try an OER search tool.

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000