Towards an Open Learning Infrastructure for Open Educational Resources: Abundance as a Platform for Innovation

  • Erik Duval
  • Katrien Verbert
  • Joris Klerkx
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6570)


This paper explains how we have contributed to the development of an open learning infrastructure that manages and makes available Open Educational Resources. By removing friction between people and resources, we can leverage the long tail of learning resources, so that the abundance of learning resources will act as a platform for innovation.


open educational resources learning technology standards 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Erik Duval
    • 1
  • Katrien Verbert
    • 1
  • Joris Klerkx
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. ComputerwetenschappenK.U.LeuvenLeuvenBelgium

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