by Heather Stewart
Nov 24, 2009
In recent years, institutions of higher learning have begun to examine the potential of sharing course lectures online, for free, with the world. On the forefront of this movement is the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), which launched a web-based publication known as MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW), offering "virtually all MIT course content" to the world, for free. Following this model, many universities and colleges worldwide have joined the OpenCourseWare Consortium.
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