The latest news from AOSIS.

Social media in eLearning
In support of Women’s Day on 9 August, a South African public holiday that pays homage to the women of our nation, we are focusing this month on integrating social media with your eLearning platform.
The Verbum et Ecclesia journal archives, from 1980 to 2012, now available online
AOSIS has completed the processing and uploading of all archived content for Verbum et Ecclesia (www.ve.org.za), from 1980 to 2012 (Volumes 1 to 33). It is available online on the journal site here.
AOSIS MD nominated as candidate to join OASPA’s 2013 Board of Directors
We are pleased to announce that our Managing Director, Dr Pierre de Villiers, is one of thirteen candidates nominated for three open seats on the Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA) Board of Directors.
The ‘Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie’ journal archives, from 1990 to 2000, now available online
AOSIS has completed the processing and uploading of all archived content for the Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie (SATNT) (www.satnt.ac.za), from 1990 to 2000 (Volumes 9 to 19). It is available online on the journal site here.
Great success for first Moodle MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) for school teachers
The first official Moodle MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) started on 1 June 2013 and closed at the end of June 2013. This four-week MOOC was aimed at school teachers wanting to use Moodle as an online teaching tool.Each week a new topic was released and the school teachers could work through the week’s material in their own time.
Back issue digitisation: six journals completed
Back issue digitisation refers to the process of scanning back journal issues that were previously available only in print format, and making them available online.