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How OER support lifelong learning
Lane, Andy

PublishedMay 2013
PeriodicalChapter 10, Pages 141-152
PublisherCommonwealth of Learning, Athabasca University
EditorsMcGreal, Rory · Kinuthia, Wanjira · Marshall, Stewart


Languageen
ISBN978-1-894975-62-9
RefereedYes
Rightsby-sa/2.0
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