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A New Player Makes An Effort To Join The Growing Open Content Team

Free access to important British historical documents, videos, art, and belongings are now available through the Tate Archives. This new level of accessibility helps in the long process of bringing down old barriers of education based on class. 45 more words

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Open Access - YES please!

Prior to my previous post, I felt that the topic discussed is relatively wide and there would be different views from different people. I was right! 292 more words

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Making materials freely available online?

Being a student, the #1 assignment we have is to do research. This is needed to have a deeper understanding of what the topic is about.  534 more words

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Digitization, the underlying factor

“One of the most important properties is its openness” – Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web

These were the exact words of the Internet pioneer when he addressed the first Knowledge Conference held in Dubai on 7th December 2014 ( 447 more words

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And the cow said - MOOOOCS

In October I decided I would find out first hand exactly what it was like to study online so I joined a MOOC. For those that don’t know what these are, a Massive Open Online Course is a free or at least normally free online course that has the capacity to have thousands of students in the same virtual classroom. 1,041 more words

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Questioning The Openness Of Open Content In Education

It isn’t often that we see criticisms of the open content movement. Occasionally, a few naysayers will bring up the hardships involved with generating substantial income during the process of keeping materials, classes, and opportunities free to all audiences but that is about as mainstream as the complaints get. 141 more words

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