Lakham, Shaheen E. & Jhunjhunwala, Kavita, Open Source Software in Education, EDUCAUSE Quarterly, vol. 31, no. 2 (April–June 2008). http://net.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/EQM0824.pdf
Educational institutions have rushed to put their academic resources and services online, bringing the global community onto a common platform and awakening the interest of investors. Despite continuing technical challenges, online education shows great promise. Open source software offers one approach to addressing the technical problems in providing optimal delivery of online learning.