Arts and Humanities (general)

  About Arts and Humanities  
Brief introductions

The humanities include ancient and modern languages, literature, history, philosophy, religion, and visual and performing arts such as music and theatre.

Humanities that are also regarded as social sciences include technology, history, anthropology, area studies, communication studies, cultural studies, law and linguistics.

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The Open Education Directory menu for Arts and Humanities is in the top left margin.

  Arts and Humanities - Open Textbooks  
Links to open access (free) textbooks.

  • Libraries and Learning Commons - Humanities
  • OAPEN Library - freely accessible academic books, mainly in the area of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Open Textbook Library - Humanities & Language
  • Open Book Publishers - Humanities
  • Wikibooks - Books dealing with humanities; academic disciplines which study the human condition, using methods primarily analytic, critical, or speculative, as distinguished from the mainly empirical approaches of the natural and social sciences

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Links to Listings of Open Textbooks (all subject areas)

  Arts and Humanities - Support for Learners  
Sites that actively support learners - eg learner communities, forums, expert help etc

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Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

  Arts and Humanities - Best Resource Sites  
iBerry's choice - other recommendations welcome!

  • Arts Online - The arts directory; guide to art websites and cultural destinations; easy access to the visual arts, artists, contemporary art, crafts, design, arts events, cultural tourism destinations, festivals, music, film, theatre, dance, art blogs, discussion, news, literature, ideas
  • California University (US), Voice of the Shuttle, Web Page for Humanities Research - mission to provide a structured and briefly annotated guide to online resources that at once respects the established humanities disciplines in their professional organization and points toward the transformation of those disciplines as they interact with the sciences and social sciences and with new digital media.
  • H Net (US), Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine - international interdisciplinary organization of scholars and teachers dedicated to developing educational potential of the Internet and WWW; peer reviewed essays, multimedia materials, discussion for colleagues and interested public

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More Arts and Humanities Resource Sites 

  Arts and Humanities - Unsorted Links    
Miscellaneous unsorted links
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  Arts and Humanities - Open Courseware (OCW) 

Examples of Open Courseware (OCW) for this topic.

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