Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico, officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (Spanish: Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico), is an unincorporated territory of the United States, located in the northeastern Caribbean, east of the Dominican Republic and west of both the United States Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands. The capital city is San Juan and the population is 3,667,084.

Further information

For further general information see Wikipedia:Puerto Rico.

Education in Puerto Rico

For a general description of education in Puerto Rico see Education:Puerto Rico.


For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Puerto Rico.

Quality procedures

Internet in Puerto Rico

Internet in Education

Copyright law in Puerto Rico

Copyright law in Education

OER Initiatives in Puerto Rico

UNESCO reports some activity in open access publishing: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/portals-and-platforms/goap/access-by-region/latin-america-and-the-caribbean/puerto-rico/

The US TAACCCT program made it possible for institutions in Puerto Rico to apply fr funding for the development of OER, but it is not clear whether any applied or were successful: http://www.doleta.gov/taaccct/pdf/taaccct_faqs_round_3.pdf

National OER initiatives

Regional OER initiatives

Institutional OER initiatives



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