OpenSpires Workshop Lessons

Back on the 17th July OpenSpires ran a focus group/workshop with Oxford academics who had contributed material to the current podcasting programme. Our aim was to tell them a little about our project, open educational resources and Oxford’s  IP policy. … Continue reading

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OER Session at UNESCO World Conference on Higher Education

An interesting post on the Creative Commons blog yesterday pointed to the final communiqué (pdf) issued from UNESCO’s 2009 World Conference on Higher Education that ended last week in Paris. In the post, CC’s Jane Park (who incidentally sent us … Continue reading

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The Oxford Text Archive 'Dating Agency' Model

Oxford University Computing Services, which hosts the OpenSpires project, has for more that three decades also hosted the Oxford Text Archive. The OTA was one of the first electronic text archives in the world, and was started by Lou Burnard … Continue reading

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