Policy is an action plan to meet a desired end. This module is intended to guide library staff and faculty in the initial stages of impacting policy at their colleges.
As a starting point to your policy-related work, get to know whether there are existing college policies and guidelines in the areas below. When appropriate, consult with relevant stakeholders on these issues.
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The OER Policy Development Tool - opens in a new window will help you shape campus policy in favour of OER. The tool addresses the following topics, as part of building OER policy: