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The role of Open Educational Resources in personal learning
Downes, Stephen

PublishedMay 2013
PeriodicalChapter 15, Pages 207-222
PublisherCommonwealth of Learning, Athabasca University
EditorsMcGreal, Rory · Kinuthia, Wanjira · Marshall, Stewart

Keywords connectivism · MOOC · networks · openness

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