What a cool new site: the HERDSA website. www.herdsa.org.au Tons of nice papers online, including some of a distance education theme.
And this is even more cool. A Regional Community site:
So this has both the local and the international connection. This uses a great Open Source CMS with forums and so on. Those of you who have been around a bit will recognise it from the image.
To my knowledge, this is the FIRST community of it’s type in New Zealand. I suspect Stanley Freilich could be behind it. If this is true, well done Stanley!!