Media Coverage

MIT's goal: Reach 1 billion with open courseware, June 2, 2011

A labor of love
MIT News, May 18, 2011

Why MIT matters, May 15, 2011

Tim O'Reilly On What OpenCourseWare Can Learn From the Open Source Movement, May 4, 2011

A world-class education for free, April 30, 2011

Simulating Higher Education on the Web, April 19, 2011

MIT OpenCourseWare Turns 10: What's Next for Open Education?, February 23, 2011

MIT OpenCourseWare Announces Goal to Reach 1 Billion Minds on 10th Birthday, February 23, 2011

MIT OpenCourseWare Launches iPhone App for Video Lectures February 4, 2011

Online Courseware's Existential Moment
Inside Higher Education, February 3, 2011

Free online course materials will revolutionise third-level education,
The Irish Times, February 1, 2011

A decade of OCW benefits: Building a better course through OCW,
MIT News, January 7, 2011

MIT OpenCourseWare introduces courses designed for independent learners,
MIT News, January 7, 2011

Year-End Stats from MIT Point to Increasing Popularity of Open Educational Resources,, January 4, 2011

MIT OpenCourseWare named WISE Award Laureate,
MIT News, November 15, 2010

A decade of OCW benefits: Drawing talent to MIT,
MIT News, November 3, 2010

For Exposure, Universities Put Courses on the Web,
The New York Times, November 1, 2010

College lectures, sans the expense,
Nashua Telegraph, October 11, 2010

OpenCourseWare: A Decade of Global Benefit,
MIT News, September 30, 2010

MIT OpenCourseWare teams up with OpenStudy to help OCW users connect,
MIT News, September 23, 2010

MIT Looks to Make Money Online, but Not With an OpenCourseWare Paywall,
Chronicle of Higher Education, September 16, 2010

Open Education in Higher Ed: Textbooks, OpenCourseWare, and the "S" Word
New America Foundation, September 9, 2010

Try Free Online Classes to Update Your Job Skills, August 24, 2010

11 Ways to Find Free Classes Online, August 22, 2010

Where to Get the Best Free Education Online, August 19, 2010

Get an MIT education online - for free, August 7, 2010

Ivy league business school courses — online and free, July 28, 2010

SPORE* Series Winner: MIT OpenCourseWare: Unlocking Knowledge, Empowering Minds
Science, July 30, 2010

Open to learning
The Boston Herald, May 4, 2010

3 Questions: Bill Gates on MIT
MIT News, April 22, 2010

How to Learn Something for Nothing
The New York Times, April 8, 2010

An Open Mind
The New York Times, April 8, 2010

As Colleges Make Courses Available Free Online, Others Cash In
The New York Times, March 30, 2010

Tapping into technology
The Star Online, March 14, 2010

OpenCourseWare Brings Both New Benefits and Questions to Universities
The Daily Cardinal, January 19, 2010

Number of Free, Noncredit Courses on Web Increasing
The Philadelphia Inquirer, January 12, 2010

How to Learn Just About Anything Online... For Free
AARP Bulletin, January 1, 2010

Website launched to boost education
Arab News, December 29, 2009

2009's best nerdy-wordy websites
Boston Globe, December 28, 2009

Opinion: OpenCourseWare and the Future of Education
The Tech, December 8, 2009

Virtual Classrooms Could Create a Marketplace for Knowledge
The New York Times, November 6, 2009

Education's Subtle Transformation
Daily Free Press, November 5, 2009

Open Courses: Free, but Oh, So Costly
The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 11, 2009

Students Find Free Online Lectures Better Than What They're Paying For
The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 11, 2009

Around the World, Varied Approaches to Open Online Learning
The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 11, 2009

How 4 Colleges Support Free Online Courses
The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 11, 2009

A Family Man Dabbles in Ivy-League Learning
The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 11, 2009

Murda, He Wrote: How to get a free MIT education without applying
The Daily Reveille, September 9, 2009

How Much Can You Really Learn With a Free Online Education?
Popular Science, September 1, 2009

Free Education from Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Liberian Daily Observer, August 26, 2009

Online Learning Edges Classrooms, August 20, 2009

Online Education Comes into Its Own
San Francisco Chronicle, August 2, 2009

In the Future, the Cost of Education Will Be Zero, July 25, 2009

An Academic Revolution, July 7, 2009

U.S. Push for Free Online Courses, June 29, 2009

Human anatomy for everyone!
Boston Globe Magazine, May 31, 2009

OpenCourseWare: College education, without the student loans
The Christian Science Monitor, May 13, 2009

Logging On to the Ivy League
Time Magazine, April 16, 2009

Online Education Offers Access and Affordability
US News & World Report, April 2, 2009

MIT OpenCourseWare: Teaching the World for Free
CNET News, March 19, 2009

Knowledge at No Cost
Diverse Issues in Higher Education, March 17, 2009

MIT Tops Rankings of University Web Sites
The Chronicle of Higher Education, February 10, 2009

A Boost in Online Money Courses
The Wall Street Journal, February 4, 2009

The University of Europe: Accessible to All
The Guardian, January 20, 2009

An Alternative to Graduate School
The Somerville News, January 2, 2009

The Camera-Friendly, Perfectly-Pixelated, Easily Downloadable Celebrity Academic
New York Times Magazine, September 19, 2008

D'Oliveira to Lead MIT OpenCourseWare
MIT News, September 17, 2008

Turn your iPhone or iPod into a Portable University, August 1, 2008

US Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings Delivers Remarks at ...
U.S. Department of Education (press release), July 18, 2008

What's on the tube? Science videos
Nashua Telegraph, July 9, 2008

Network Nation
New York Times, June 21, 2008

Free Classes Online from Top Colleges
Worcester Telegram, May 5, 2008

Numbers that Can Change the World, April 14, 2008

Wikipedia Founder Proposes Support for Open Textbooks
Huffington Post, April 1, 2008

Free Online College Courses Are Proliferating
The Wall Street Journal, March 28, 2008

Personal Learning, Research: a Re-look
The Hindu, March 24, 2008

Get Smart(er) With MIT OpenCourseWare, March 19, 2008

How to Save the World's Back Office
Forbes Magazine, March 14, 2008

CeBIT 2008 - Opening Speech by Steve Ballmer, March 4, 2008

Free College Courses Feed Global Hunger for Learning
USA Today, February 27, 2008

Age of 'Open Education' Arrives in Asia
ZDNet Asia, February 20, 2008

Open Access to Brilliant Insights
Boston Globe, February 19, 2008

Bill Gates, Commentary
Forbes Magazine, January 22, 2008

Internet Access Is Only Prerequisite For More and More College Classes
The Washington Post, December 31, 2007

Internet Opens Elite Colleges to All
Associated Press, December 29, 2007

50 Ways to Improve Your Life
U.S. News & World Report, December 20, 2007

At 71, Physics Professor Is a Web Star
The New York Times, December 19, 2007

Down the Infinite Corridor of Learning
The Hindu, July 31, 2007

MIT Education in Taiwan, Minus the Degree
The New York Times, April 2, 2007

The Great Giveaway
Guardian Unlimited, January 17, 2007

World Universities Offer Free Online Education
Daily Times, January 9, 2007

How to go to MIT for Free
The Christian Science Monitor, January 4, 2007

Why MIT Decided to Give Away All Its Course Materials via the Internet
The Chronicle Review, January 20, 2004

MIT Everywhere
Wired, September 2003

Open Course Ware: A Case Study in Institutional Decision Making
Academe, 2002

Auditing Classes at MIT, on the Web and Free
The New York Times, April 4, 2001


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