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Islandora for OER a D.A.M. Good Idea!

30 minutes
Oral Presentation

Come learn about Minnesota State's implementation of Islandora for access to Open Educational Resources (OERs). This session focuses on the use of Islandora for OERs created by Minnesota State faculty members as a result of innovation grant funding. The presentation will address the project planning phase, implementation, and future plans. Tell Minnesota State stakeholders about the use of this digital asset management system to house OERs. Disseminate information regarding Minnesota State's progress and future plans regarding Islandora. Provide an opportunity to ask questions regarding Minnesota State's emphasis on OERs going forward .

Topic Area(s): Open Education Resources


Alex Kent received an MLIS from Simmons College, Boston in 2008, and worked at the Minnesota Historical Society as a Collections Cataloger for over three years before joining PALS. He currently supports Islandora users in his role as Digital Initiatives Librarian.