Distance Education

Distance Learning on the Net by Glen Hoyle
A directory of distance education websites arranged by topic.

Distance Education at a Glance
Engineering Outreach at the University of Idaho has created a number of short guides on various distance education topics.  
Articles and news concerning distance education.

Federal & State Agencies

U.S. Department of Education
Extensive site for current news, grants, legislation, research and statistics reports, and other educational resources. Also includes A-Z index of search topics.

National Center for Education Statistics
Includes elementary, secondary, and postsecondary statistics plus new publications.

Tennessee Department of Education


Center for the Study of Teaching and Policy
Includes publications and research on improving the quality of teaching and the ways community policymakers can support these efforts.

The Chronicle of Higher Education
Online full-text version. Print version available in the Lonas library.

Theory & Research

Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Education literature and resource database from the U.S. Department of Education.

Theory into Practice Database
Database of fifty learning and instruction theories.