BCcampus Open Education Resources created a collection of open textbooks in about 40 subject areas. All their open textbooks are openly licensed using a Creative Commons license, and are offered in various e-book formats free of charge, or print on demand books available at cost.
C-SPAN is a public service created by the American Cable Television Industry. They provide live gavel-to-gavel proceedings of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, and to other forums where public policy is discussed, debated and decided––all without editing, commentary or analysis and with a balanced presentation of points of view.
TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages.
Learn.Genetics was created and is operated by The Genetic Science Learning Center at The University of Utah. They offer an interactive and easy way to learn genetics.
MyOpenMath offers assignments and textbooks for basic Math courses. It was developed by David Lippman, a community college math professor in Washington State and is funded by Lumen Learning.
PLOS (Public Library of Science) is a nonprofit publisher and advocacy organization founded to accelerate progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication.
The Concord Consortium is a nonprofit educational research and development organization whose resources are free and research-based. Their pioneering work brings the promise of technology into a reality for education in science, math and engineering. They have received funding from the NSF, Department of Education, Google, and USAID.
The Textbooks Collections is managed by the University of South Florida (USF) Library and is free and available to anyone. The goal of these collections is based on the USF’s Scholar Commons goal to provide digital preservation and open access to all scholarly works produced by the University of South Florida Community.
This library, maintained by the University of Minnesota, is a tool to help instructors find affordable, quality textbook solutions. The books in the catalog are peer-reviewed by instructors from a variety of institutions.
Smarthistory at Khan Academy is the leading open educational resource for art history. Art historians offer their knowledge in a simple and concise fashion.