The following selection of useful links may support your initial search for monographs, articles, and other helpful materials:

Publicly accessible books on the theory and practice of distance education, online, and e-learning:

Learned peer-reviewed journals in the field of open and distance learning:

IJEDE, the International Journal of E-Learning& Distance Education (Canada) at:

IRRODL, the International Review of Research on Open and Distance Learning (Canada) at:

EURODL, the European Journal of Open, Distance an E-Learning at:

AJDE, The American Journal of Distance Education, E-Learning and Learning Online at:

DE, the Australian journal on Distance Education at:

Open Learning (UK) at:

Distances et Savoir (France) at: