Open Source Supplemental Reading

September 28, 2011 by Cheri Duncan Open Source No Comments

Aydin, Cansu Cigdem, and Guzin Tirkes. 2010. Open source learning management systems in distance learning. Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology 9 (2) (04): 175-84.

BARON, JOSH, JERRY WILLIS, and REBA-ANNA LEE. 2010. Creating higher education academic and information technology resources in an international context. Computers in the Schools 27 (3) (Jul): 288-308.

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Open Source Software (OSS) and Learning Management Systems

September 25, 2011 by Cheri Duncan Open Source No Comments


For any institution re-evaluating its current learning management system (LMS) or considering a new system, it is important to investigate not only commercial products, but the wide variety of open source systems, as well.  With the rapid, continual evolution of technology and education, as well as the ever-increasing costs of expensive proprietary LMS’ burdening overstretched academic budgets, many academic institutions are turning to open source solutions.

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Article Lists

July 15, 2011 by Cheri Duncan Articles No Comments

I’ve shared two article lists in Google Docs with the group.  You should have received emails to this effect, but I’m also sharing the links below.

Let me know if you have any questions.


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