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Open.edu: Top 50 University Open Courseware Collections

Open.edu: Top 50 University Open Courseware Collections
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450 Free Online Courses from Top Universities Get 1,500 free online courses from the world's leading universities -- Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley, Oxford and more. You can download these audio & video courses (often from iTunes, YouTube, or university web sites) straight to your computer or mp3 player. Over 45,000 hours of free audio & video lectures, await you now. Note: This page includes a lot of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Humanities & Social Sciences Art & Art History Courses Classics Courses Classical Mythology - Free iTunes Video - Joseph Hughes, Missouri StateClassical Mythology - Free iTunes Audio - Rhiannon Evans, La Trobe University -AustraliaConcepts of the Hero in Greek Civilization - Free Online Course - Greg Nagy, HarvardEpics of Rome - Free iTunes Video - Rhiannon Evans, LaTrobe University-AustraliaGreek and Roman Mythology - Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) - University of PennsylvaniaHannibal - Free iTunes Audio - Patrick Hunt, StanfordRoman Architecture - Free Online Course - Diana E.

Free Online Course Materials | Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology 100 Extensive University Libraries from Around the World that Anyone Can Access Universities house an enormous amount of information and their libraries are often the center of it all. You don't have to be affiliated with any university to take advantage of some of what they have to offer. From digital archives, to religious studies, to national libraries, these university libraries from around the world have plenty of information for you. Digital Libraries Capturing images of manuscripts, art, and artifacts, digital libraries are an excellent way of both preserving the past and sharing it with everyone. Harvard University Library. International Digital Libraries These digital libraries either have a focus on a culture other than that of the United States or are housed in another country. The Digital South Asia Library. Texts These libraries offer books or texts for you to read online and free of charge. Universal Digital Library. Medical Libraries These libraries offer medical information for both the professional and the lay person. Welch Medical Library. Legal Libraries

Harvard University - Extension School At Harvard Extension School, free and open learning is hardly a new concept. In fact, the Extension School was founded with this mission in mind: to create an affordable way for any motivated student to take courses at Harvard. We stay true to this mission today, offering several free courses and nearly 800 for-credit courses at reasonable tuition rates. Explore our series of free or low-cost courses below. Video accessibility. Abstract Algebra In these free videotaped lectures, Professor Gross presents an array of algebraic concepts. The Ancient Greek Hero A long-time offering at Harvard College and Harvard Extension School, Gregory Nagy's popular exploration of the hero motif in classic literature is offered as a course for credit at Harvard Extension School, as a course on edX, and as a series of free video lectures. American Poetry from the Mayflower through Emerson Discover how the United States developed its own national literature with Elisa New, Powell M. Bits China Terms of Use

Ouverture versus comfort – open source versus design  Pourquoi l’ouverture est-elle remise en cause par les modèles de succès type Apple, Iphone, Ipad. Les tenants de l’innovation ouverte auraient-ils oubliés quelques choses ? L’article Rethinking a Gospel of the Web de Steven Johnson paru dans le New York time, pointe une situation qui me préoccupe et me passione. Les mondes foisonnants de l’open source et de l’innovation ouverte ont de grande difficulté à créer du confort et de la valeur d’usage simple et désirable. Les différentes distributions Linux courent après Windows en terme d’UX (expérience utilisateur) et d’UI (interface utilisateur). L’article de Steven Johnson a le mérité de poser une controverse. A nous donc d’inventer un design pour l’ouverture et l’innovation ascendante… un Méta Design, c’est un défi pour les designers de construire la vision du projet ‘Use, Look and Feel ».

Forum emploi GNU/Linux et unix libres 50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About Technology and education are pretty intertwined these days and nearly every teacher has a few favorite tech tools that make doing his or her job and connecting with students a little bit easier and more fun for all involved. Yet as with anything related to technology, new tools are hitting the market constantly and older ones rising to prominence, broadening their scope, or just adding new features that make them better matches for education, which can make it hard to keep up with the newest and most useful tools even for the most tech-savvy teachers. Here, we’ve compiled a list of some of the tech tools, including some that are becoming increasingly popular and widely used, that should be part of any teacher’s tech tool arsenal this year, whether for their own personal use or as educational aids in the classroom. Social Learning These tools use the power of social media to help students learn and teachers connect. Learning Lesson Planning and Tools Useful Tools

Download & Streaming : Moving Image Archive : Internet Archive by Internet Archive You are invited to view or upload your videos to the Community collection. These thousands of videos were contributed by Archive users and community members. These videos are available for free download. Please select a Creative Commons License during upload so that others will know what they may (or may not) do with with your video. Click here to upload your video ! This library of arts and music videos features This or That (a burlesque game show), the Coffee House TV arts program, punk bands from Punkcast and live performances from Groove TV. Electric Sheep is a distributed computing project for animating and evolving fractal flames, which are in turn distributed to the networked computers, which display them as a screensaver. Watch full-length feature films, classic shorts, world culture documentaries, World War II propaganda, movie trailers, and films created in just ten hours: These options are all featured in this diverse library! movies eye favorite 2 comment 3

Stanford University - Open Classroom Full courses. Short Videos. Free for everyone. Learn the fundamentals of human-computer interaction and design thinking, with an emphasis on mobile web applications. A practical introduction to Unix and command line utilities with a focus on Linux. Introduction to fundamental techniques for designing and analyzing algorithms, including asymptotic analysis; divide-and-conquer algorithms and recurrences; greedy algorithms; data structures; dynamic programming; graph algorithms; and randomized algorithms. Database design and the use of database management systems (DBMS) for applications. Machine learning algorithms that learn feature representations from unlabeled data, including sparse coding, autoencoders, RBMs, DBNs. Introduction to discrete probability, including probability mass functions, and standard distributions such as the Bernoulli, Binomial, Poisson distributions. Introduction to applied machine learning. This is a course created to test the website.

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