Thank you, Sudhanwa. Do you have any links that are India specific, please?
Best, Gautam ________ http://blog.prathambooks.org/p/social-media.html On 20 June 2012 16:42, Sudhanwa Jogalekar <sudhanwa....@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi, > > I am sure you must have seen the resources from UNESCO. > If not, here are some links that can help. > > http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/resources/news-and-in-focus-articles/all-news/news/launch_of_the_unesco_open_educational_resources_platform/ > > That could be a more of policy/informative content. You can also check other > links on education etc. on that page. > > Also, this portal is about Free/Open source resources. > http://portal.unesco.org/ci/en/ev.php-URL_ID=12034&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html > > (Useful for library management, content management etc etc.) > > And you must be knowing fsf, gnu and other FOSS related portals already. > > HTH > -Sudhanwa > > On Mon, Jun 18, 2012 at 11:47 AM, Gautam John <gau...@prathambooks.org> > wrote: >> >> Hello! >> >> I'm trying to write a piece on Open Content and Open Educational >> Resources in India and am asking for your help. >> >> Open Content is defined as: >> >> Reuse - the right to reuse the content in its unaltered / verbatim >> form (e.g., make a backup copy of the content) >> Revise - the right to adapt, adjust, modify, or alter the content >> itself (e.g., translate the content into another language) >> Remix - the right to combine the original or revised content with >> other content to create something new (e.g., incorporate the content >> into a mashup) >> Redistribute - the right to share copies of the original content, your >> revisions, or your remixes with others (e.g., give a copy of the >> content to a friend) >> >> [from: http://opencontent.org/definition/] >> >> Wikipedia and sister projects apart, do you know of content, both >> educational and otherwise, in India that would fit this definition? >> Assuming a lower threshold as well, that it's just available for free >> and no necessarily the other elements, are there resources that come >> to mind? >> >> I can think of the NCERT textbooks >> [http://www.ncert.nic.in/ncerts/textbook/textbook.htm], NPTEL >> [http://nptel.iitm.ac.in/], VASAT [http://vasat.icrisat.org/], >> FlexiLearn [http://www.ignouflexilearn.ac.in/flexilearn/] and Pratham >> Books, if I say so myself, >> [http://wiki.creativecommons.org/Case_Studies/Pratham_Books]. >> >> What else comes to mind? Examples and links would be very helpful. >> >> Thank you. >> >> Best, >> >> Gautam >> ________ >> http://blog.prathambooks.org/p/social-media.html >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > > > > > -- > > ~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~!~! > web: www.sudhanwa.com blog: www.sudhanwa.in > Twitter: sudhanwa Check on FB, Linkedin for more. > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > _______________________________________________ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l