What are the UOC's learning resources like?
«Students will find them in their workplace, which means they contribute to their employability»
Ciro Llueca, director of the Library and Learning Resources department (years 2015-2022)
The enrolment fee includes everything students need to pass their courses
Opinions about our learning resources
«I'd highlight the great variety of content we have, ranging from animations to computer science books available in the UOC Library»
Íñigo Álvarez, student on the Master's Degree in Data Science
«I like the fact that some materials are theoretical and others are more dynamic, and I'd highlight the variety and quantity of resources»
Ester Cucurella, student on the Bachelor's Degree in Humanities
«I value the flexibility of the resources, as you can listen to many of them in audio format»
Carla Wieden, student on the Joint Master's Degree in Cultural Management
«I'd highlight the fact that the resources are digital, so any student can use them, wherever they are»
Nella Escala, tutor of the Master's Degree in Education and ICT (E-learning)
We work to make our resources…
«Egalitarian and inclusive, and that they highlight the role of women»
Maria Olivella, coordinator of the Equality Unit, and Mireia Castillón, who deals with the gender perspective in the Library and Learning Resources department
Types of resources and examples
The enrolment fee includes software licences so that students can work with professional tools, including MATLAB.
Business games and simulators
Online games which reproduce real business environments, in which the players can manage companies.
There are many more resources in the classrooms, including case studies, psychological tests and quizzes, etc.
A website with useful tools for the academic and professional world, for creating mind maps, editing images and taking notes.
An infographic offering critical perspectives on community psychology.
Tests, batteries of tests, quizzes and assessments from the fields of psychology and speech therapy, accessible from the Library.
A legal database used by professionals, containing Spanish legislation and jurisprudence.
An infographic with everything you need to know when searching for information.
A manual available in multiple formats, ranging from PDF to an audio book.
A website on the basics of photography and leading figures in the field.
Films, series and shorts from Filmin
Students learn with videos from the Filmin film platform.
How are our learning resources produced?
«How do you explain mathematical formulas to visually impaired people?»
Teresa Sancho, full professor in the Faculty of Computer Science, Multimedia and Telecommunications
«We produce our videos as if we were an audiovisual production company»
Elisenda Díaz, head of learning resources projects (years 2021-2022)
Did you know that being part of the UOC means you have thousands of digital books, articles, journals, databases and videos just a click away?
A team of experts works to prepare resources for the start of the semester.
Annual investment by the UOC in learning resources
Downloads from the digital collection
Learning resources produced in-house and in use in classrooms
Resources with rights management
Authors and at least 43 different nationalities