iTunes U and the Construction of Open Educational Resources
To co-construct and share OERs is a common goal of global for education fields. iTunes U is an open and free educational platform constructed on the basis of iTunes, which provides brand-new development conditions and ideas for the co-construction and sharing of OERs. This article first raises the key problems for the co-construction and sharing of OERs and then analyzes why it is not only possible but also necessary for iTunes U to support the development of OERs.
Zhihua Xu, Gang Shen and Sally Lin
Z. X. Lu and Y. C. Zhang, "iTunes U and the Construction of Open Educational Resources", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 171-172, pp. 197-200, 2011