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History - TCC OER Subject Guide: OER starting points

This guide compiles starting points for OER and freely available resources for History courses and topics. This OER subject guide was created for TCC faculty and staff and reflects TCC credit, continuing education, and corrections course offerings. The purpose of this guide is to help faculty and staff more easily find and review OER in their areas so that they can make decisions about quality, accuracy, relevancy, and potential use.

OER starting points for History, by course area and material type

Canvas course shells:

Textbooks, courses, and readers:

Supplemental tools and materials (incl. primary sources, games, lessons, videos, exercises, etc.):

Textbooks, courses, and readers:

Supplemental tools and materials (incl. primary sources, games, lessons, videos, exercises, etc.):

Canvas course shells:

TCC-created resources:

Textbooks, courses, and readers:

Library e-books

Unlimited user access. Sign in with same username and password used to log into portal. Library e-books not eligible for Print on Demand.

Supplemental tools and materials (incl. primary sources, games, lessons, videos, exercises, etc.):

For OER on American film history, please explore the Film Studies OER subject guide, linked below, and click on the "American history, American film" sub-tab:

Textbooks, courses, and readers:

Library e-books with unlimited user access:

Supplemental tools and materials (incl. primary sources, games, lessons, videos, exercises, etc.):

Textbooks, courses, and readers:

Library e-books with unlimited user access:

Low-cost textbooks:

Supplemental tools and materials (incl. primary sources, games, lessons, videos, exercises, etc.):

Textbooks, courses, and readers:

Canvas course shells:

Supplemental tools and materials (incl. primary sources, games, lessons, videos, exercises, etc.):

Library resources (embed articles via permalinks):

Textbooks, courses, and readers:

Supplemental tools and materials (incl. primary sources, games, lessons, videos, exercises, etc.):

Library resources (embed resoures via permalinks):

Library resources (embed resoures via permalinks):

NOTE:  All the library e-books below have unlimited user access.

Supplemental tools and materials (incl. primary sources, games, lessons, videos, exercises, etc.):

For OER on environmental history, please explore the Environmental Studies and Sustainability OER subject guide, linked below, and click on the "Environmental history and sustainability" sub-tab:

The Culturally Responsive and Inclusive Pedagogy OER Subject Guide, linked below, provides a starting point for OER professional development and curricular materials relating to issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion; trauma-informed practices; and culturally responsive, inclusive, and anti-racist pedagogy and practices. This guide includes concepts and keywords; TCC OEDI resources; introductory and more in-depth professional development resources (toolkits, guides, etc.); curriculum resources (activities, assignments, etc.); OER and EDI rubrics; instructional design; accessibility; as well as EDI-focused OER in different disciplines across the curriculum, including History. 

Please fill out this form to add to this OER subject guide:

How does this guide incorporate TCC faculty/staff feedback?

If you leave recommendations or feedback about specific resources on this guide, then these personalized TCC comments will then be added in "more..." drop-down links below the specific resource(s).

Here's an example of a "more..." link below a resource:

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When you click the "more..." link, then the personalized comment appears below. So when you see a "more..." drop-down link, please click it and see what your fellow TCC faculty members have shared!

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Except where otherwise noted, the content in this guide was compiled by Jennifer Snoek-Brown, Tacoma Community College Library, and is licensed under a CC BY SA 4.0 license.

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