OER Index – Science, Social Science & Health

Open Educational Resources or OERs are freely accessible resources such as textbooks, lecture slides or videos. This benefits teachers and students alike as it means that the resources are accessible anywhere, to anyone, for free.

To access OERs by name use the A–Z listing below.

For more information regarding Open Educational Resources please see our Libguide


Immunology (Merlot).

Research Methods

A Quick Guide to Quantitative Research in the Social Sciences.

A research handbook for patient and public involvement researchers.

Asking about Gender and Sexual Orientation in your Questionnaire.

Choosing & Using Sources: A Guide to Academic Research.

Doing Critical and Creative Research in Adult Education.

Graduate Research Methods in Social Work.

Introduction to Political Science Research Methods.

Learning to Manage and Share Data.

Pioneering Ethics in a Longitudinal Study.

Principles of Sociological Inquiry – Qualitative and Quantitative Methods.

Qualitative Analysis and Documentary Method: In International Educational Research.

Qualitative Data Collection in an Era of Social Distancing.

Queer Methods and Methodologies Intersecting Queer Theories and Social Science Research.

Research Ethics for Students in the Social Sciences.

Research Integration Using Dialogue Methods.

Research Methods in Developmental Psychology.

Research Methods for the Social Sciences: An Introduction.

Research Methods Handbook .

Research Methods Knowledge Base.

Research Methods in Social Psychology.

Social Science Research: Principles, Methods, Practices.

Studying Trans: Recommendations for Ethical Recruitment and Collaboration with Transgender Participants in Academic Research.

Systematic Reviews in Educational Research.

The Media and Communications Study Skills Student Guide.

The Oxford Handbook of Public Health Ethics.

Transforming Research Methods in the Social Sciences: Case Studies from South Africa.

Using Twitter as a data source: An overview of ethical, legal and methodological challenge.


Principles of Toxicology.

Toxicology (Merlot).


Transfusion Evidence Library.

The Transfusion Evidence Library is an information resource that provides access to evidence-based publications (Systematic Reviews, Randomised Controlled Trial and Health Economic Evaluations) on all aspects of transfusion medicine, and expert Clinical Commentaries on selected studies.