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Open Educational Resources Guide Key
Open - free to use and repurpose
Free - free to use
Affordable - available at low cost
Free North Shore - available to NSCC students and faculty
Hawthorne in Salem
Hawthorne in Salem provides links related to the life and work of Nathaniel Hawthorne, including links to scholarly work on the author. Users may post appropriate images, original documents, or other material appropriate to Hawthorne studies.
John Greenleaf Whittier
This site contains links to Whittier’s poetry as well as commentary on his work.
Poetry of Places in Essex County
This North Shore Community College site contains links to the poetry and poets of Essex County, MA. Also included are links to poetry readings across Essex County as well as old photos of the area.
Rhina Espaillat: Poems includes poetry by the Newburyport-based poet Rhina Espaillat. Users may also find video links to her poetry readings.
Boundless for Writing
Boundless allows faculty access to textbooks in Writing that can be customized for free, but if assigned costs $19.99 per book. Free PowerPoints and quizzes are also available for free customization. Users must complete free registration.
OWL - Purdue Online Writing Lab
OWL at Purdue University provides students with writing assistance and offers global support through online reference materials and services.
The Poetry Foundation is the publisher of Poetry magazine. Users will find links to poems, information about poets and links to audio and podcasts about poetry.
Poets.Org provides links to poems and information on poets. Also included are links to poetry websites and lesson plans for teaching poetry at the university level.