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OERs at KCC: Communications and Performing Arts

Faculty Guide

This is a work in progress. Please contact the guide creator to make suggestions or to request further assistance with finding discipline specific resources. Visit the Find page for the comprehensive list of OER repositories.

Saylor Course Guides

OPEN NYS -    Access OERs adopted in SUNY and CUNY

OER Commons - find open textbooks and courses for Communications.

Principles of Public Speaking  - this is an OER created through Lumen Learning

Public Speaking: Practice and Ethics - remixable and reusable open textbook from the 2012 Book Archive



Sheet Music Consortium - provides a collection of digital sheet music of open educational use. Additionally, where possible, the resource includes case-covers and advertisements connected to the music sheet.

British Library Sounds - contains sound materials that include performances, oral history, sound maps, various music (classical, jazz, traditional, etc.)

OPEN NYS - provides access to OERs for Music adopted at CUNY and SUNY

Saylor introduction to Music course (using some open materials)

Introduction to Music Appreciation - open textbook developed at the American Public University System Digital Commons

Catherine Schmidt Jones content in CNX

Dr. Anthony Brandt’s Book, “Sound Reasoning”