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Community of Authors

Image is created by a community of people that are passionate about open education. We are building the Wikipedia for learning where everybody can contribute.

On this page you can learn about the basic editing functions of, how to interact with other authors and how to start creating educational material for existing and new subjects.

Subjects under Development

Here you can start creating content for subjects where works are in progress or learn how to start new ones.

Sample Content

We are in the process of creating the first content for the english version. These are the first subject and articles we created.

Basic Editing Functionalities

Here you can find a basic description on how to edit and create content on To try out the functionalities for authors, feel free to go to our sandbox

Collaboration with other Editors

Welcome to the Community chat! This is the space where authors from all over the world can exchange ideas, plan editorial meetings and talk about content. But it is also the best place to ask all the questions you might have in the beginning and learn from the experiences of others

Click here for the Serlo Chat:

Quality Guidelines and more Tutorials

Once you have gotten a grasp of the basic functions, please have a look at our other tutorials and the quality guidelines regarding the different content types

Some of it is still work in progress. If you need help with anything specific, please get in touch with us using the community chat.

Are you interested in

  1. contributing to an existing subject (Math, Music, Sustainability)?

  2. working on a new subject?

  3. making open education available in your mother tongue?

Then do not hesitate to contact us and we will explore opportunities for your participation: