Research
Global Open Policy Report 2016

Global Open Policy Report 2016

In what areas are open policies implemented most and least often? Which countries are the leaders in the implementation of open policies and which are delaying this process? We present the Global Open Policy Report prepared by the Open Policy Network.  Read the report   The first-of-its-kind report It is the first report that presents...
Our OER Mythbusting guide launches today

Our OER Mythbusting guide launches today

Anyone conducting advocacy and outreach work for Open Educational Resources naturally hears a lot of criticism of openness. While some of it is valid, much is based on lack of knowledge, unfounded fears and misconceptions or even misrepresentations of the issue. After hearing them one time too many, we decided to create an „OER mythbusting...
Our new report on Educational Resources and Copyright Exceptions and Limitations

Our new report on Educational Resources and Copyright Exceptions and Limitations

It is well known that the rules that allow for certain educational uses of copyrighted works under certain conditions without permission of the rights’ owners vary greatly between countries. But how different are those rules? And how difficult is to access those differences? Can a teacher with no legal background determine alone whether a certain...