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Reusing OER


About This Course

Learn how to find, evaluate, reuse and adapt open educational resources through hands-on activities and use cases. Search in the largest OER repositories and get familiar with tools and apps to customize and improve interactivity of your OER.

Learning Objectives

  • How to search for resources in important European and International OER repositories using keywords and metadata
  • How to evaluate a resource based on criteria and using well established rubrics
  • How to improve the accessibility of an existing resource
  • How to edit and make a resource editable
  • How to add/improve interactivity
  • How to use tools and apps to adapt a resource

DigCompEdu competences

This module relates to the following competence(s) of DigCompEdu:

  • 1.2 Professional collaboration
  • 2.1 Selecting
  • 2.2 Creating & Modifying
  • 2.3 Managing, protecting, sharing
  • 5.1 Accessibility & inclusion




  • Module 1: Basic Concepts
  • Module 2: How to find existing OERs
  • Module 3: Which criteria could be used to evaluate OERs
  • Module 4: Contextualizing already existing OER


If you successfully complete this course you will receive a Certificate of Achievement. The Certificate is free of charge. To complete this course you must gain a mark of 60% or greater overall to the corresponding set of auto-graded Mini Quizzes integrated in your learning.

Course Staff

Maria Boubouka, Aristidis Falagaras, Sofia Mougiakou, Eugenia Palla

Disclaimer and Copyright

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License