Links to e-Learning related sites
University e-Learning courses
This company offers free online courses in different areas. Their concept
of e-Learning is a very simple and nice introduction to e-Learning;
excellent for newcomers as an introduction to the subject of e-Learning.
The American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) is the world's
premier professional association and leading resource on workplace learning
and performance issues. It provides useful white papers, reports and
glossaries. It makes available a discussion board where everybody can
participate easily. For some content membership is unfortunately required.
BigKnowledge is a leader in the development of customized e-Learning
solutions. In the technology-based training business since 1994, BigKnowledge
specialize in high quality interactive online training materials, courses,
and systems for delivery via the Web or on CD-ROM.
Blackboard Inc. is the leading enterprise software company for e-Education.
Blackboard offers a complete suite of enterprise software products and
services that power e-Education programs in their primary markets -
Higher Education, Corporate/Government and International. They also
provide the software for the UNITAR e-Learning courses.
The e-Learning Centre provides a free information resource for educators
and training professionals on e-learning. The e-Learning Centre web
page now contains thousands of links to selected and reviewed e-learning
articles, reports; examples of e-learning best practice; vendors of
e-learning content, technology and services; as well as e-learning conferences,
seminars, workshops and other e-learning events.
for Sustainable Development - IGES Capacity Building Programme
IGES (Institute for Global Environmental Strategies) offers on its web
page after free subscription different e-Learning courses in areas of
sustainable development; for example "Introduction to Climate Change"
or "How to Negotiate".
of Educational Technology
This encyclopedia contents very well presented and easy to understand
articles or short introductions in the different areas of Cognition
and Learning, Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation and Evaluation
Tools - eLearning Engine
Guide Tools offers a free Trainers' Introduction to eLearning. They
have prepared this guide to share the knowledge they gained during their
professional e-Learning journey.
Information for Development Program of the World Bank
infoDev is a global program managed by the World Bank to help developing
economies fully benefit from modern information systems.
Forum of Educational Technology & Society
IFETS encourages discussions on the issues affecting the educational
system developer and education communities. The provided resources are
more academic and are quite demanding for a newcomer to e-Learning.
International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning
A referred e-journal for advance research, theory and best practice
in open and distance learning worldwide. It provides a large amount
of high-quality articles about e-learning in english. The abstract of
each article is also available in Chinese, Spanish and French.
The Internet Time Group and its founder Jay Cross post on this web page
a huge amount of articles, papers, comments and presentations about
all aspects of e-Learning, the mere amount of content and its somewhat
tedious presentation on the web page may be a little bit confusing.
This e-Learning solution provider gives an excellent and broad overview
of e-Learning from the side of a solution provider.
This British web page is a very well organized information tool about
e-Learning. It gives quite a broad overview about e-Leaning and the
development of an e-leaning course. It also gives some examples of simple
implemented e-Learning courses.
This is the ASTD's online magazine about e-Learning. The best way to
keep up-to-date with the fast evolution in the field of e-Learning is
to periodically have a look at this web page.
LTImagazine.com has what you need to stay on top of new developments,
select among e-learning options, and find answers to your questions.
Each day you'll find the best information on building and delivering
advanced learning environments for business, government, and higher
Saba helps organizations effectively execute business strategies with
its standards-based Enterprise Performance Management solutions. Saba
has delivered the industry's most comprehensive enterprise learning
This Singaporean web page is first of all a very well organized and
broad link collection to different online sources of e-learning. Although
the amount and the spectrum of resources is very broad, the quality
of the content is always controlled and updated.
Thot is a French weekly online journal on the current events related
to distance learning and its evolution in French-speaking countries.
Thousands of articles have been published in Thot since it was launched
in 1998. This website contains valuable information and links on distance
Nations System Staff College (UNSCC) -- Online Learning
Visit this website to learn about the learning resources and virtual
learning academy which has been set up by the UNSSC.
Nations University (UNU) -- Online Learning Resources
UNU/Online Learning, in partnership with a number of educational institutions,
will deliver a variety of capacity development opportunities to learners
worldwide, using a range of learning technologies. UNU Online Learning
regularly produces documentation explaining the University's approach
to online education. This section of the Online Website acts as a repository
for this documentation, where staff can download position papers and
other relevant guidance materials.
Training Information Center
The Web-Based Training Information Center (WBTIC) is a free information
resource for anyone interested in developing and delivering online learning.
Here you will find articles about Web-based training and e-learning
industry trends. You can participate in surveys and you can find links
to other valuable resources.
WebCT is the world's leading provider of e-Learning solutions for higher
education. Their mission is to help institutions deliver on their commitment
to educational excellence with enterprise-wide learning management solutions
which integrate the richest and most flexible pedagogical tools with
existing campus infrastructure.
This German web page is a very good and well known forum for all e-Learning
interested and concerned people in German-speaking Europe. The resources
provided are often of a very high quality.
e-Learning Terminology / Selected Glossary Sites (English/French)