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Open Educational Resources: Sites organized by Academic Discipline

American History
An openly accessible American History textbook.  The American Yawp constructs a coherent and accessible narrative from all the best of recent historical scholarship. The contributors, editors and curators are from several U.S. research institutions.

American Institute of Mathematics
The American Institute of Mathematics has developed evaluation criteria for textbooks and identified several open textbooks that meet these criteria. Their editorial board is comprised of five mathematic professors.  

Center for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)
The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction, also known as CALI, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit consortium of mostly US law schools that conducts applied research and development in the area of computer-mediated legal education. Nearly every US law school is a member of CALI.  (CALI website)

Discipline Specific OER (Concordia University Portland)

LibGuide arranged by subject discipline.

Floss Manuals
This site provides textbooks, manuals and teaching materials for open source software. Its contributors include designers, readers, writers, illustrators, free software fans, editors, artists, software developers, activists, and many others. It is support by several worldwide organizations that advocate for open access technology.

Miguel de Cervantes Digital Library (Biblioteca Virtual de Miguel de Cervantes)
The Miguel de Cervantes Digital Library of the University of Alicante in Spain covers public domain Hispanic classic written and published between the 12th and 19th century.  The catalog of the Miguel de Cervante is in Spanish and collect the most outstanding works in Spain and Latin America literary tradition.

Online Science Simulations and Laboratory Resources
Google sheet of online open/free (mostly) virtual simulations.  Arranged by Discipline: includes Biology, Chemistry, Civics, Comparative Neuroanatomy, Computer Science/Engineering, Environmental Science, Epidemiology, Geology, Math, Neuropsychology, Neuroscience, Physics, Physiology, Psychology, and STEM.

Open Access Week 2016 Resource Sheet (PDF)
Developed by Olivet Nazarene University librarians, this PDF provides links to and annotations for various OER sites.

Open Education Resources for Nursing
The Open RN project is funded by a $2.5 million dollar grant from the Department of Education to create 5 OER Nursing Textbooks with 25 associated Virtual Reality scenarios. Blog post: Alternative learning activities for clinical during COVID-19 closings.

San Bernardino Valley College
Community College with listings by disciplines includes: Accounting, Administrative Justice, Adult ESL/ELL, Anthropology, Art, Astronomy, Biology, Business & Marketing, Chemistry, Child Development, Communication Studies, Computer Information Technology, Computer Science, Continuing Education, Counseling, Culinary Arts, Earth Science, Economics, English/Composition, Electricity and Electronics, Engineering, Geography, Geology, GIS, Health Science and Nursing, History, Human Services, Kinesiology, Library & Information Studies, Machinist Technology, Math, Modern Languages, Music, Nursing, Oceanography, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Reading, Sociology, Student Development, Theatre Arts, TV/Video Communications, Water Technology Systems, and Welding.

Teach Astronomy
This Open Educational Resource for astronomy was developed by Dr. Chris Impey of the University of Arizona.  The site includes a textbook, images, videos, podcasts, a course, and astrobites.