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Open Educational Resources (OER) at Montana State University

Information on Open Educational Resources (OER) and initiatives at MSU.


There is a world of beautiful images, like our bobcat, that have been shared with Creative Commons licenses or live in the Public Domain. From images to clipart and icons, these sites have it.  For a special section on diverse and inclusive images, check out our Equity with OER page.


Materials on these sites can be used in and outside of the classroom without violation of copyright. They have open licenses that allow the free public use or are materials that have moved into the public domain. For more about open licenses, check out our guide.

Open Audio/Music

Always verify the CC license when conducting a search on any website. If you have questions, contact our Scholarly Communication Librarian.