OER for Psychology

Later this week Farhad Dastur and I will present at a symposium at the Annual Conference on the Teaching of Psychology in Atlanta, organized by the Society for the Teaching of Psychology. Our symposium is titled “Opening up psychology: Adopting open textbooks, open pedagogy, and an open philosophy in the classroom.” The following is a list of some Psychology-specific OER for those who attend our symposium. It is not an exhaustive list by any means but is a start: [Click here to download the list: Psychology OER]


NOBA Project:

BC Open Textbook Project:

Resources for Teaching Research and Statistics in Psychology:

Go Cognitive:

Cognitive Psychology Wiki:

STP Office of Teaching Resources in Psychology:

APA Online Psychology Laboratory:

Personality Pedagogy:

Animations for Teaching:

Social Psychology Teaching Resources:

Timothy Bender’s Memory & Cognition Demonstrations:

Rossman/Chance Applet Collection:

Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics & Education:

Interpreting Correlations:

The Brain from Top to Bottom:

Research Methods Knowledge Base:

Fostering Sustainable Behavior (textbook):

TED Ed: Psychology:

Psychology Tutorials & Animations:


Other General Repositories & Providers of OER

Saylor Academy Library:

OpenStax College:

OpenStax CNX:


OER commons: