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A Repository of Freely Available Online Learning Resources

SOL*R is a repository service provided by BCcampus that allows educators to access FREE online learning resources. It facilitates sharing, discovery, reuse, and remixing of a growing collection of content created by BC post-secondary educators.

SOL*R includes learning resources from a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas. Resources range from open textbooks, individual learning activities and tools, all the way to full programs.

SOL*R News

SOL*R outage August 28

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SOL*R will be offline for regular monthly maintenance on Thursday, August 28th, from approximately 4:30 am – 8 am, Pacific Time.

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3 new textbooks: Media Studies, Sustainability and eCommerce

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We’ve added 3 more open textbooks to our open textbook collection. Sustainability: A Comprehensive Foundation. With “Sustainability: A Comprehensive Foundation”, first and second-year college students are introduced to this expanding new...

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Accounting, Philosophy, English, Computer Science & Communication Open Textbooks

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Our open textbook collection continues to group. We have added 7 new open textbooks to our collection in the subject areas of Accounting, Computer Science, Philosophy, English and Communications. If you are a BC educator and would like to review...

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Site Maintenance September 26, 2013

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SOLR will be unavailable from 6am to noon on Thursday, September 26th, 2013 for scheduled site maintenance.

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College Algebra open textbook ancillary resources

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One of the open textbooks in our collection is the College Algebra textbook from Sitz-Zeager. Over the summer a number of ancillary resources, including PowerPoint presentations and quizzes. The resources are available at:...

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4 new open textbooks added to collection

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We’ve added 4 more open textbooks to our Open textbook collection bringing the total number of open textbooks in our collection to 18. Three of these textbooks (Database Design, Presentation Software and Project Management) have been created...

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New Open Textbook Collection

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We have created a new collection in SOL*R called Open Textbooks. Open textbooks are free textbooks released under an open license which allows for modification and reuse by other educators. This new collection consists of a number of open textbooks...

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800+ new resources added to SOL*R

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During the past few weeks we’ve seen a couple of bulk imports add to the number of resources available to BC educators for free in SOL*R. The first set is over 500 resources developed by C2T2 and system partners (referred to in the past as...

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Shibboleth Support Added

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As of March 17, users from SFU will be able to login to SOL*R using their existing SFU accounts. As part of a pilot project to test out Shibboleth integration, we have chosen SOL*R as the first test site to integrate. Once SFU users have logged in,...

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New Free Learning Site Launched

Posted by on 4:26 pm in Uncategorized | 0 comments The availability of Free and Open educational resources is exploding. As is the availability of Open Textbooks. Yet often educators are unaware of these resources, and finding them through a generic Google search can be...

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