The aim of our Open Educational Resources working group is to amplify understanding of Open Educational Resources (OER) and impact upon library collection development. That is upon collection development policies, workflows, long term availability and visibility of OER holdings inter alia.


  • Event at the IFLA conference 2023 in Rotterdam: Learning from pitfalls and embracing the promises of Open Educational Resources collection development
    Best practices for Open Educational Resources collection development. Visit the event page to download the presentations of the speakers.
  • Webinar about OER and Collection Development 2022
    To prompt thinking about the topic generally and consider how those who work in acquisitions/collections might integrate OER resources into their work, we have organised a webinar on the 5th of October 2022. Visit the event page to watch the recording and download the presentations of the speakers.