Recommended books

Cases on online and blended learning technologies in higher education : concepts and practices
Provides a broad range of the most modern designs, methodologies, tools and applications in mixed-course teaching.
Learning in the cloud : how (and why) to transform schools with digital media
This book offers a vision of how digital media can help transform schools.


The Chronicle of Higher Education
The Chronicle is a weekly newspaper throughout the academic year that offers news, information and job offers.
eLearning Papers
Digital publication that offers a new dimension to the exchange of information about open education, OER and ICT.


ProQuest Central (ProQuest XML)
Database containing over 11,000 journals, some 8,000 of which can be accessed in full text.
Multidisciplinary database.

Reference works

A Handbook for teaching and learning in higher education : enhancing academic practice
The Manual is sensitive to the demands of teaching, research and grants, and to academic administration.
Handbook of online learning
This manual is a complete reference text for primary school teachers and administrators of online courses.

New acquisitions

Reconceptualising feedback in higher education : developing dialogue with students
Feedback is a crucial element of teaching, learning and assessment.
Rethinking pedagogy for a digital age : designing for 21st century learning
This book examines the design and effective submission of learning activities.

Press and news

Learning Review
Portal specializing in eLearning, distance learning and training through new ICT.
Revista de educación virtual
Free online journal that covers the subjects of education, educational methodology and e-learning.

Open-access resources

Open Education Europa
The Open Education Europa portal provides access to all the open-source education resources in Europe.
Blog about learning, networks, knowledge, technology and communities written by George Siemens

UOC Learning resources

Educació oberta i a distància
Learning resource of the Open and Distance Education subject of the second cycle of Educational Psychology.


Academic plagiarism
The UOC Library has prepared this dossier that provides resources and tools to avoid and detect plagiarism.