Open Yale Courses

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Open Yale Courses provides free and open access to a selection of introductory courses taught by distinguished teachers and scholars at Yale University. The aim of the project is to expand access to educational materials for all who wish to learn. All lectures were recorded in the Yale College classroom and are available in video, audio, and text transcript formats. Registration is not required. No course credit, degree, or certificate is available through the Open Yale Courses website.


  • Multidisciplinary


  • Basic
  • Advanced

Types of Media & Content

  • Lecture & Video
  • Podcasts & Audio Clips
  • Website

How may I use this material?

Most of the course materials in this collection are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommerical-ShareAlike license. this means you are free to copy, adapt, or modify the materials provided you attribute the original creator and license any remixed versions under the same license. You may not use the material for commercial purposes.