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Open Syllabus Project

What if there were a database of university course syllabi?

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The Open Syllabus Project has been moving forward in what seems like fits and starts over a few years. Goal is to get millions of syllabi into database from which content can be extracted as data. 

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What is a provocation or insight that might inspire others during this challenge?

Let's collect tools that give us access to "all that's out there" on various bits of higher ed.

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Thank you, Dan!

This is a great project and a valuable resource for higher education in the US and also worldwide. Isaac Jumba this might interest you.

Does this project have 'funding' or is it reliant on the generosity and time of the submitters? I noticed that they are asking for donations.

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Thanks Kate Rushton :) Hoping it can grow beyond the US