open educational resource

[ oh-puh n ej-oo-key-shuh-nl ree-sawrs, ‐zawrs ]
/ ˈoʊ pən ˌɛdʒ ʊˈkeɪ ʃə nl ˌri sɔrs, ‐zɔrs /


Usually open educational resources. a piece of content or a tool for teaching or learning, often developed online, that is made available free of charge for anyone to use, revise, adapt, or redistribute. Abbreviation: OER

Nearby words

  1. open door,
  2. open doors,
  3. open drainage,
  4. open drop anesthesia,
  5. open drop technique,
  6. open enrollment,
  7. open field,
  8. open fire,
  9. open flap,
  10. open flash

Also called open education resource. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019