School of Library and Information Studies

Alberta OER Summit

Join us for a 1-day event to share and learn about Open Educational Resources.

The event will be hosted at the University of Alberta, School of Library and Information Studies.


  1. Engage in professional development on adaptation, adoption and championship of OER
  2. Connect provincial OER champions and develop the provincial Community of Practice
  3. Share Alberta OER case studies, successes and lessons learned

Thursday, May 11, 2017 9:00am - 4:30pm

Space is limited! In order to generate strong discussion and build the Community of Practice, this event is limited to 100 participants.

Registration is now closed.

If you are unable to attend, there are still ways to participate.

The event will be live streamed at satellite locations. As they are confirmed, we will add information on satellite locations to the schedule. If you are interested in hosting a satellite location, please view the tips sheet here or contact

If there isn't a satellite event near you, you can still live stream the event from your office or home! Links to each session are on the schedule.

Henderson Hall, Rutherford South, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta

See the event poster here.

This event is funded by the Alberta Open Educational Resources (ABOER) Initiative which is made possible through an investment from the Alberta government.

Additional contributions and sponsorships to support this event are in appreciation of:

University of Alberta | Faculty of Education | Technologies in Education

University of Alberta School of Library and Information Studies

University of Alberta | Libraries

University of Alberta Bookstore

Learn more, apply to attend, see the schedule or contact the team.

We look forward to making education more open with you!