Open Education: Using Openly Licensed Resources

Finding OA

Below is a list of suggested OA collections to help you get started.  This list is not exhaustive and will be periodically updated with new resources. 

If you need any help finding OA materials for your class the NVC Librarians will be happy to assist you!  You can contact us by phone (210) 486-4513 or email

Library Databases & OA

Some of the NVC Library databases carry articles and eBooks that have been openly licensed.  Below are some of the databases available to students and employees.  Read the description below each database to learn how to limit to openly licensed items.