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Labs and Simulations
There are a number of open source resources available for labs and simulations. Below are few of the links that can be used to locate images, streaming videos for your courses.
C-SPAN Video Library
One of the most comprehensive video archives of governmental and political content. Freely available to the public.
Produced by The Open University, a world leader in open and distance learning, all OpenLearn courses are free to study. We offer nearly 1000 free courses across 8 different subject areas. Our courses are available to start right away.
Find textbooks from social science related topics.
The World Bank Open Knowledge Repository (OKR) is The World Bank’s official open access repository for its research outputs and knowledge products.
Workforce Training Material developed by Federal TAACCCT Grant recipient colleges.
Counseling and Therapy in Video
Counseling and Therapy in Video is a major online collection of streaming video available for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
Digital Commons Network - social & behavioral sciences
Brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Includes peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
Federal Digital System (FDsys)
GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
Social Science Research Network
A worldwide collaborative of over 308,000 authors and more than 2.2 million users that is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research.
TED: Ideas Worth Spreading
Short and powerful talks which are typically 18 minutes long or less.
Zunia is an online platform for knowledge exchange and networking among development practitioners. Zunia aggregates publications, posts, and articles from international development organizations, websites, and blogs.
UTA Libraries provide access to a large volume of subscription content for the university community. Use the links below to locate databases, scholarly journals, streaming videos, images, and other content for your courses.
Open textbooks are full, real textbooks, used by many faculty across the country, including here at UTA. They are licensed to be freely used, edited, and distributed. Many are also accompanied by customizable slides, test banks, and other supplemental materials. Visit the Open Textbook Library to browse additional open textbooks suitable for your classes.
American Government by
Publication Date: 2016-07-14
Introduction to Sociology 2e by
Publication Date: 2015-03-17
U. S. History by
Publication Date: 2014-12-03