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Open educational resources, or OER, are freely available, openly licensed (usually Creative Commons) learning materials that can be legally downloaded, edited, and shared, to better serve all students.

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  • Available from day one of your class
  • Customizable to fit student's learning needs

At LCC, we are using OER to lower the cost of education for all students. To contact OER staff, please email oer@star.lcc.edu.

LCC Courses that use OER for Spring 2020

CRN Course Number Course Name OER Textbook OER Textbook Link
ALL ACAD 101 First Year Experience LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81727 ANTH 270 Cultural Anthropology LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information 
81736 ANTH 270 Cultural Anthropology LCC Faculty Created See instructor for Textbook information
ALL ANTH 275 Physical Anthropology & Archaeology LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
explorations.americananthro.org
ALL BIOL 121 Biol Foundation for Physiology Concepts of Biology https://openstax.org/details/books/concepts-biology
ALL BIOL 127 Cell Biology Biology https://openstax.org/details/books/biology
ALL BIOL 128 Organismal Biology Biology https://openstax.org/details/books/biology
ALL BIOL 201 Human Anatomy Human Anatomy & Physiology https://openstax.org/details/books/anatomy-and-physiology
ALL BIOL 270 Human Genetics Biology https://openstax.org/details/books/anatomy-and-physiology
ALL BUSN 118 Introduction to Business Lumen Learning Introduction to Business Introduction to Business (Lumen Learning)
ALL CHEM 161 General ChemistryLab I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL CHEM 162 General ChemistryLab II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL CHEM 251 Organic Chemistry Lab I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL CHEM 252 Organic Chemistry Lab II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL ECON 201 Principles of Economics-Microeconomics Principles of Economics https://openstax.org/details/books/principles-economics
ALL ECON 202 Principles of Economics-Macroeconomics Principles of Economics https://openstax.org/details/books/principles-economics
ALL ENG 098 Integrated Reading Writing I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
pb.openlcc.net/writingforcollege/
ALL ENGL 099 Integrated Reading Writing II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81261 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81262 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81264 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81270 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81271 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81272 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81273 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81276 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81277 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81281 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81313 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81471 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81768 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
80293 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
80876 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
80882 ENGL 121 Composition I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
80292 ENGL 122 Composition II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
80293 ENGL 122 Composition II EmpoWord See instructor for textbook information
81316 ENGL 122 Composition II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81321 ENGL 122 Composition II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81335 ENGL 122 Composition II Writing Spaces See instructor for textbook information
writingspaces.org/volume2
81337 ENGL 122 Composition II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81355 ENGL 122 Composition II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
81361 ENGL 122 Business Writing LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL ENGL 260 African-American Lit LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL ENGL 267 British Lit British Literature II: Romantic Era to the Twentieth Century and Beyond See instructor for textbook information
ALL ESOL 099 Combined Skills Level 5 LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL FREN 121 Elementary French I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL FREN 121 Elementary French II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL GRMN 121 Elementary German I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL GRMN 202 Intermediate German II    
80306 HIST 211 U.S. History to 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80307 HIST 211 U.S. History to 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80312 HIST 211 U.S. History to 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80313 HIST 211 U.S. History to 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80314 HIST 211 U.S. History to 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80891 HIST 211 U.S. History to 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80311 HIST 211 U.S. History to 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80316 HIST 212 U.S. History from 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80320 HIST 212 U.S. History from 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
80321 HIST 212 U.S. History from 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
81102 HIST 212 U.S. History from 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
81756 HIST 212 U.S. History from 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
81933 HIST 212 U.S. History from 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
81322 HIST 212 U.S. History from 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
81923 HIST 212 U.S. History from 1877 American Yawp http://www.americanyawp.com/
ALL HUM 140 Art of Being Human LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information.
ALL HUMS 211 Art History to the Renaissance Smarthistory.org https://smarthistory.org/
ALL HUMS 212 Art History from Renaissance Smarthistory.org https://smarthistory.org/
ALL ISCI 131 Integrated Physical Science LCC Faculty assembled See instructor for textbook information
ALL MATH 126 Accelerated Pre-calculus  LCC Faculty assembled See instructor for textbook information
ALL MATH 141 Calculus with Applications LCC Faculty assembled See instructor for textbook information
ALL MGMT 228 Organization Behavior Organizational Behavior https://open.umn.edu/opentextbooks/textbooks/organizational-behavior
ALL MUSC 168 Rudiments of Music Understanding Basic Music Theory CNX Connexions
ALL MUSC 241 Musical Cultures 1750-Present   See instructor for textbook information
ALL PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL PHIL 151 Intro to Logic & Critical Thinking LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL PHIL 211 Philosophy: Ancient and Medieval LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL PSYC 200 Introduction to Psychology Psychology https://openstax.org/details/books/psychology
ALL PSYC 202 Psychology of Personality Personality Theory a Multicultural Perspective https://www.oercommons.org/courses/personality-theory-a-multicultural-perspective
ALL PSYC 203 Social Psychology Principles of Social Psychology https://open.umn.edu/opentextbooks/BookDetail.aspx?bookId=76
ALL PSYC 205 Human Growth and Development OER Materials from NOBA and Lumen Learning https://drive.google.com/file/d/1UXzw2GCgwyl-vQoSq5HdsRDGDhn9pQlN/view?usp=sharing
ALL PSYC 250 Abnormal Psychology Abnormal Psychology PSYC 250: Abnormal Psychology LibGuide
ALL PHYS 251 Physics I: Mechanics LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL RELG 150 Intro to World Religions LCC Faculty Created LCC Faculty Created
ALL SOCL 120 Introduction to Sociology LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL SPAN 121 Elementary Spanish I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL SPAN 122 Elementary Spanish II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL SPAN 201 Intermediate Spanish I LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL SPAN 202 Intermediate Spanish II LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information
ALL STAT 215 Intro to Probability & Stats LCC Faculty Created See instructor for textbook information

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