Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Culture’s Mission?

Open Culture highlights the best free cultural and educational media available on the web. We sift through the world of audio and video, find the bits of media that make learning dynamic, productive, and fun, and then present them to you in an organized way. Among other things, the site features large collections of free audio books, foreign language lessons, free university courses, and intelligent YouTube collections. To dig into our resources, please visit our audio collection as well as our video collection, and definitely don’t miss our daily blog postings.

How Can I Contact Open Culture?

Feel free to send us an email with this contact form.

Do You Have a Privacy Policy

Yes, read all about it here.

Can I Advertise on Open Culture?

Yes. Google runs our advertising and you can instantly reach our savvy readers by clicking here. If you want to advertise directly, just write us.

Can I Recommend Materials to List on Open Culture?

Yes. If you would like us to add links to relevant parts of our site, you can suggest materials/links via email and we will be happy to review them. Please let us know where you think your material should be listed, and try to provide all of the information that will help us list your material. For example, if you want us to include a link in one of our podcast directories, please look at the appropriate directory and include all of the information that we typically include in our entries.

Support Open Culture

We’re hoping to rely on our loyal readers rather than erratic ads. To support Open Culture’s educational mission, please consider making a donation. We accept PayPal, Venmo (@openculture), Patreon and Crypto! Please find all options here. We thank you!

Open Culture was founded by Dan Colman.