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Creation of E-museum as Open Educational Resource Repository of Organisms for Students of Biological Sciences

Creation of E-museum as Open Educational Resource Repository of Organisms for Students of Biological Sciences

This video was recorded at OCWC Global Conference, Ljubljana 2014. Acharya Narendra Dev College, University of Delhi, India is in the process of creating a repository of organisms as OER using Wiki platform. The project, e-museum, initiated by the Department of Zoology of the College, aims to spread awareness, curiosity and generate interest among students about the biological diversity present in India. As per UGC guidelines for discontinuation of dissection and animal experimentation in Biology, ban on the purchase of biological specimens and thus, non-availability of these for classroom study has created an immediate and urgent need of creating repository of organism for quality teaching-learning process. e-museum would not only be one of the important tools of the teaching-learning... Show More

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