Call for Chapters: Advances in Mobile and Distance Learning


Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos (Universidad de Oviedo, Spain)

Academics, researchers, professionals, policy makers and government officials working and researching various topics on mobile and distance learning and are invited to submit a proposal to the Editor-in-Chief outlining their plan for a book within this series.

The Advances in Mobile and Distance Learning (AMDL) Book Series feature the most cutting-edge research describing current methodologies, tools, applications, theories, and discussions. Books published within this series include comprehensive and scholarly discussions on different aspects of mobile and distance learning, from lifelong learning and course design to virtual universities and online collaborative learning and related topics.

Objective of the Book Series
The Advances in Mobile and Distance Learning (AMDL) Book Series publishes research encompassing a variety of topics related to all facets of mobile and distance learning. This series aims to be an essential resource for the timeliest research to help advance the development of new educational technologies and pedagogy for use in online classrooms.

Target Audience
Academicians, researchers, advanced-level students, policy makers, and government officials will find the titles published within the AMDL book series useful in furthering their research exposure to pertinent topics in human resource management and organizational development and assisting in furthering their own research efforts in this field.

Topics Covered
The AMDL book series encompasses topics including, but not limited to, the following:
  • Accreditation
  • Administration & Organization
  • Cloud Computing in Schools
  • Course Design
  • Distance Learning
  • E-Books
  • Economics of Distance and M-Learning
  • Educational Apps
  • Educational Presentation & Delivery
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Globalization
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Location-Based Integration
  • Managing Sustainable Learning
  • Mobile Learning
  • Online Class Management
  • Online Collaborative Learning
  • Pedagogy & Design Methodology
  • Role of Faculty
  • Snack Learning
  • Student Achievement & Satisfaction
  • Student-Student Interaction
  • Student-Teacher Interaction
  • Tablets & Education
  • Technology Platforms & System Development
  • Ubiquitous & Pervasive Learning
  • Virtual Universities

Submission Procedure
Researchers and practitioners invited to contact the Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos, with any interest or inquiries regarding the submission of a book proposal to be considered for publication within the AMDL book series. Author(s)/editor(s) interested in submitting a book proposal will be provided a proposal form through which they may outline their plan for a full book project. Once the proposal has been received, the Editor-in-Chief will conduct a preliminary assessment to ensure the topics/themes being presented are relevant to the overall scope of the series. If approved by the Editor-in-Chief, the proposal will then be submitted to IGI Global’s Acquisitions team as part of the company’s formal assessment and review process. It is also requested that any interested author(s)/editor(s) submit a copy of their CV/resume to accompany their proposal.

All books to be published within the AMDL book series will be scheduled to be published by IGI Global (formerly Idea Group Inc.), publisher of the “Information Science Reference” (formerly Idea Group Reference), “Medical Information Science Reference,” “Business Science Reference,” and “Engineering Science Reference” imprints. For additional information regarding the publisher, please visit

Additional details and a complete listing of titles within the Advances in Mobile and Distance Learning (AMDL) Book Series can be found via the book series’ web page at:


Prof. Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos
Department of Business Administration, The University of Oviedo
Faculty of Economics and Business
Avda del Cristo, s/n. 33071 Oviedo-Asturias. Spain
Tel.: + 34 985 10 62 06