There are a number of approaches to evaluating OER. Below are a checklist, a flowchart, and a list of criteria to help you determine if an OER fits your instructional needs.
Clarity, Comprehensibility & Readability
Content Accuracy & Technical Accuracy
Adaptability & Modularity
This OER Evaluation Criteria is by Regina Gong. It is adapted from Affordable Learning Georgia Selecting Textbooks Criteria, and BC Campus, Open Textbook Review Criteria, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.