Information Services

Edinburgh OERs

Find out more about some of the great resources created by staff and students across the institution.

The Open.Ed website includes a showcase of Edinburgh's OERs to highlight some of the great resource created by staff and students across the institution. 

Edinburgh OERs

Media Hopper Create


This channel includes videos on media hopper that have been licensed for re-use by others using the available Creative Commons licences.

Open.Ed Channel

Open Media Bank

A collection of high quality media created for the University’s MOOCs and online courses, published under open licence for sharing, reuse and remixing.

Open Media Bank

TES Resources

The University of Edinburgh shares a wide range of free customisable resources for use in primary and secondary schools, many of which have been created by the School of Geosciences Outreach course. All resources are accompanied by Curriculum for Excellence learning objectives and outcomes and can be downloaded and used free of charge from the University of Edinburgh Open.Ed Shop.

University of Edinburgh Open.Ed Shop


We have two collections currently on Sketchfab; one includes 3D animal skeletons and skulls from the Royal (Dick) Veterinary School, and the other includes 3D renderings of artefacts from the University of Edinburgh archives.

Centre for Research Collections on Sketchfab

Royal (Dick) Veterinary School on Sketchfab