UKCLE Project page

Simshare is UKCLE's open educational resources (OER) project, aimed at creating a repository of simulation resources. The project is part of the Academy/JISC Open Educational Resources Programme.

Simshare team blog

This blog has been set up to carry current information on the development of the UKCLE's project to develop and disseminate online simulations as open educational resources (OERs)

SIMPLE Community

The SIMPLE Environment is an open-source software platform for developing and running "professional" simulations.

Creative Commons

With a Creative Commons license, you keep your copyright but allow people to copy and distribute your work provided they give you credit and meet the conditions you specify.

Creative Commons wiki

This wiki allows you to learn more about CC and give you a chance to collaborate with them.

Open Learning: The Journal of Open and Distance Learning

An independent e-learning consultant with contacts in the online learning and web-development world.

A selection of other repositories



Jorum provides access to free learning and teaching resources, created and contributed by teaching staff from UK Further and Higher Education Institutions.


Zunia is an online network for knowledge exchange among development professionals worldwide. Users from all over the world visit the portal to access news, events, best practices and publications on a wide range of development topics.

Registration in Zunia is free and open to all. Users can stay informed on development issues, post information, get e-mail updates, create a professional profile and connect with peers.

OER Commons

In a brave new world of learning, OER content is made free to use or share, and in some cases, to change and share again, made possible through licensing, so that both teachers and learners can share what they know.


Intute is a free online service that helps you to find the best web resources for yourstudies and research.


Wikiversity is a Wikimedia Foundation project devoted to learning resources, learning projects, and research for use in all levels, types, and styles of education from pre-school to university, including professional training and informal learning. We invite teachers, students, and researchers to join us in creating open educational resources and collaborative learning communities.

The Commonwealth of Learning

The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) is an intergovernmental organisation created by Commonwealth Heads of Government to encourage the development and sharing of open learning/distance education knowledge, resources and technologies. COL is helping developing nations improve access to quality education and training.