MacArthur Foundation: Digital Badges
HASTAC: Digital Badges
DML Central: Digital Badges
Badge Alliance: Badges for Higher Education
Open Badges in Higher Ed


7 Things You Should Know About Badges EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (PDF)
Fain, Paul. "Digital, Verified and Less Open." Digital Badging Spreads as More Colleges Use Vendors to Create Alternative Credentials. Inside Higher Ed, 9 Aug. 2016. Web. 12 June 2017.
Raths, David. "How Badges Really Work in Higher Education." Campus Technology. N.p., 20 June 2013. Web. 12 June 2017.
Smith, Sondra R. "10 Lessons Learned from an Award-Winning Digital Badging Program." NextGen Learning. Next Generation Learning Blog, 25 June 2015. Web. 12 June 2017.
Diaz, Veronica. "Digital Badges for Professional Development." Digital Badges for Professional Development | EDUCAUSE, 1 July 2013. Web. 12 June 2017.
Diaz, Veronica, Jonathan Finkelstein, and Susan Manning. "Developing a Higher Education Badging Initiative." EDUCAUSE (2015): n. pag. Aug. 2015. Web. 12 June 2017.

Case Studies

OBHE Case Studies: All Aboard, Ireland; Beuth University; Colorado State University Online; CyberCourse; DeakinDigital; Georgia Southern University; National Science Teachers Association; Pennsylvania State Library; Pennsylvania State University; Pittsburgh City of Learning; Swinburne University; University of Notre Dame; Wonderlic Inc.
A Digital Badge Initiative: Two Years Later: Two Years Later: Coastal Carolina University
Case Study: Establishing the Value of Badges for Earners

Books and Studies

Grant, Sheryl L. 2014. What Counts As Learning: Open Digital Badges for New Opportunities. Irvine, CA: Digital Media and Learning Research Hub.


Open Badges