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1, 2, 3 Write!
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1, 2, 3 Write! provides step-by-step instruction to build college writing skills. It combines comprehensive grammar and mechanics review with sentence, paragraph and essay writing techniques and practice. Links to example essays from professional and student writers demonstrate the skills studied and provide reading and critical thinking opportunities.

Subject:
English
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
MHCC Library OER Press
Author:
Gay Monteverde
Date Added:
03/13/2021
1920s America
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The 1920s were both a "roaring" and a turbulent decade for the United States. A thriving interest in all things modern--technology, jazz, social mores--clashed with a cultural backlash against growing multiculturalism and changing values.

Subject:
United States history
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Lesson
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Khan Academy
Author:
Sal Khan
Date Added:
09/22/2013
1950s America
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A time of affluence. A time of fear. During Eisenhower's eight years in office, the United States fought a war in Korea, fretted about communism in Hollywood, and began a space program.

Subject:
United States history
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Lesson
Provider:
Khan Academy
Author:
Sal Khan
Date Added:
11/16/2016
1960s America
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The 1960s might be the most tumultuous decade in American history, when simmering resentments boiled over into rage against the status quo. From the assassination of John F. Kennedy to the My Lai Massacre, after the bloody Sixties the United States would never be the same.

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United States history
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Lesson
Provider:
Khan Academy
Author:
EcoGeek
Date Added:
09/22/2013
1970s America
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Stagflation, Watergate, the Iran Hostage Crisis -- the 1970s were tough years for the United States.

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United States history
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Lesson
Provider:
Khan Academy
Author:
Sal Khan
Date Added:
09/22/2013
1980s America
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The presidency of Ronald Reagan issued in a more conservative era in the United States.

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United States history
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
Khan Academy
Author:
LeBron James
Sal Khan
Date Added:
04/14/2016
1990s America
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Learn about the presidency of Bill Clinton and the acceleration of globalization.

Subject:
United States history
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
Khan Academy
Author:
Monterey Institute for Technology and Education
Sal Khan
Date Added:
04/14/2016
2,000 Years of Chinese History! The Mandate of Heaven and Confucius: World History #7
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The video resource "2,000 Years of Chinese History! The Mandate of Heaven and Confucius: World History #7" is included in the "World History" course from the resources series of "Crash Course". Crash Course is a educational video series from John and Hank Green.

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World history
Material Type:
Lesson
Date Added:
05/08/2018
2001 - A Space Odyssey: Crash Course Film Criticism #15
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The video resource "2001 - A Space Odyssey: Crash Course Film Criticism #15" is included in the "Film Criticism" course from the resources series of "Crash Course". Crash Course is a educational video series from John and Hank Green.

Subject:
Film
Material Type:
Lesson
Date Added:
05/08/2018
21st Century Queer Fashion Brands
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In the early part of the 21st century, several LGBTQIA+ focused clothing brands emerged on the market. The purpose of this project is to document the history of each brand using the oral history method. We conducted oral histories with 24 brands with questions ranging from their own personal histories to how and why they started the brand. We are interested in the lives of the individuals who founded the brands in addition to the entire story of each brand from idea development to today so that way these stories can be a documented as an important part of fashion and retail history. We purposefully make these oral history transcripts available to the community in order to move research beyond the walls of the academy and make knowledge accessible to everyone.

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Visual arts
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Textbook
Provider:
Iowa State University
Author:
Dana Goodin
Kelly L. Reddy-Best
Kyra Streck
Date Added:
08/26/2021
360 Essentials: A Beginner's Guide to Immersive Video Storytelling
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Our objective with this resource is to walk you through the essential steps in creating compelling and engaging 360 video experiences. While some prior experience with photography or videography can help, the technology available now gives anybody the ability to produce this type of amazing content.

Subject:
Visual arts
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
Ryerson University
Author:
Adrian Ma
Gary Gould
Joshua Cameron
Date Added:
06/08/2021
88 Open Essays - A Reader for Students of Composition and Rhetoric
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This collection grew out of my work as a librarian with English instructors at Northwestern Michigan College as they struggled to adapt their composition courses to use Open Educational Resources in order to save their students the cost of an expensive commercial textbook. Composition textbooks include samples of writing that are copyrighted and cannot be printed or shared. This collection is intended to provide instructors with a wide variety of nonfiction examples of good writing that they can use to teach composition. A smaller collection was my final project for the Creative Commons Librarian Certificate program which I completed in March of 2019. These essays were collected from online magazines that offer their articles under Creative Commons licenses. A few are from individual authors who generously agreed to give their work an open license in order to share it for this collection.

Subject:
English
Material Type:
Reading
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Achieving the Dream
Author:
Sarah Wangler
Tina Ulrich
Date Added:
08/12/2021
ACT UP and the AIDS Crisis
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This collection uses primary sources to explore AIDS activism during the 1980s. Digital Public Library of America Primary Source Sets are designed to help students develop their critical thinking skills and draw diverse material from libraries, archives, and museums across the United States. Each set includes an overview, ten to fifteen primary sources, links to related resources, and a teaching guide. These sets were created and reviewed by the teachers on the DPLA's Education Advisory Committee.

Subject:
United States history
Material Type:
Primary Source
Provider:
Digital Public Library of America
Provider Set:
Primary Source Sets
Author:
Franky Abbott
Date Added:
04/11/2016
APA/MLA Quiz Bank and Examples
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Examples and quizzes to reinforce understanding of APA and MLA style and formatting. A quiz bank is available in XHTML or Moodle XML format. These can be imported into a learning management system for students to check their understanding.

Subject:
English
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Assessment
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Provider:
Linn-Benton Community College
Author:
Adam Karnes
Jennifer Kepka
Kacie Wills
Date Added:
01/13/2021
ART 102 - Understanding Art
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An introductory course using visual materials with emphasis on methods and motivations that generate the visual experience, both past and present. Art practices from around the world are examined for form and content. Emphasis will be on Western Art.

Course Outcomes:
1. Articulate verbally and in writing a general understanding of the significance of visual art in a wide variety of culture and media.
2. Create a personal work of art. Articulate verbally and in writing the form and content of the piece, along with information about significant artists and art works relative to the created artwork, and to visual art.
3. Articulate verbally and in writing appropriate art vocabulary, and art evaluation concepts, when viewing visual art.

Subject:
Art history
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
Linn-Benton Community College
Author:
Linn Benton Virtual College
Date Added:
01/13/2021
Abdou Moumouni Dioffo (1929-1991)
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Ce livre est un hommage à son travail dont la portée et le caractère précurseur nous sont plus sensibles que jamais, près d’un demi-siècle après la publication de ses articles majeurs. Puissent les jeunes d’Afrique et d’ailleurs être nombreux à suivre son exemple! À noter que les textes présentés ici (à l’exception de l’article de 1969 sur « La conférence de Nairobi » et du cahier photographique) sont aussi publiés dans l’ouvrage que j’ai co-dirigé avec Mamadou Badji Du soleil pour tous. L’énergie solaire au Sénégal : un droit, des droits, une histoire (2018, Éditions science et bien commun).

Subject:
History
Physical Science
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
Science et Bien Commun
Author:
Sous la direction de Frédéric Caille
Date Added:
03/09/2020
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
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This collection uses primary sources to explore The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie. Digital Public Library of America Primary Source Sets are designed to help students develop their critical thinking skills and draw diverse material from libraries, archives, and museums across the United States. Each set includes an overview, ten to fifteen primary sources, links to related resources, and a teaching guide. These sets were created and reviewed by the teachers on the DPLA's Education Advisory Committee.

Subject:
United States history
Material Type:
Primary Source
Provider:
Digital Public Library of America
Provider Set:
Primary Source Sets
Author:
Susan Ketcham
Date Added:
04/11/2016
Academic Writing Basics
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Designed specifically for Kwantlen Polytechnic University students, this Pressbook offers interactive activities and strategies for developing academic writing skills. Learners have the opportunity to review key parts of the writing process from interpreting their assignment instructions, organizing their ideas, drafting their writing, and revising their work.

Subject:
English
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Author:
Megan Robertson
Date Added:
08/31/2020