University College London (UCL) is a large research-intensive university based in the Bloomsbury area of Central London.
UCL's current Education Strategy (2016-21) includes Objective seven: Enriching digital learning, the aim of which is :
To establish a digital learning infrastructure that connects students with each other, with staff, with research and with the wider world.
In support of the education strategy UCL is piloting an OER service and repository.
OpenEd@UCL is the institutional repository for uploading, publishing, storing, and sharing OER. The Open Education repository is currently being developed as a joint project between ISD and UCL Library Services. It supports key agendas such as the Connected Curriculum and Open Science by enabling colleagues to disseminate educational practice which will raise the profile of their teaching inside UCL and externally.