History of Jorum

Key facts

March 2015 New look Jorum home page with simplified navigation and improved Support section
March 2014 Leeds Open Window launches: Jorum’s first Window project
September 2013 New facetted search and updated look
November 2012 Re:Source launched: Jorum’s first sub-site for the College Development Network, Scotland
August 2011 Jorum run solely by Mimas
May 2011 Jorum Service fully open – all content assigned a Creative Commons license
January 2010 Jorum Open launched
April 2009 JISC/HEA OER Programme begins
August 2008 Jorum service in development (Phase 2)
August 2005 Jorum live but service in development (Phase 1)
June 2002 Jorum began


Publications and Reports

Jorum Development Plan (February 2012)
Jorum Progress Report 2011-2012
Jorum Final Report 2011(August 2011)
A History of Jorum 2002-2008
North West Content Exchange Project 2006-7
Jorum Open Educational Resources Report 2007 (August 2007)
Jorum External User Evaluation Report 2007 (July 2007)
Jorum Preservation Watch Report (July 2006)
Digital Rights Management for Jorum 2006 (March 2006)
Jorum Review of Automated Metadata Report 2006 (March 2006)
Jorum E-Learning Repository Systems Research_Watch 2006(January 2006)
Jorum Monitor Technical Frameworks and Infrastructures Report (January 2006)
Jorum Report on Open Source Learning Object Repository Systems 2005 (November 2005)
Jorum Preservation Watch Report (July 2005)
Jorum Application Profile (2005)
Working in Partnership Demonstrating support for FE Communities