Books and papers
Laurillard, D. (2012) Rethinking University Teaching. 3rd Ed. London, RoutledgeFalmer.
Perhaps the best-known text on learning technologies, covering a wide range of media and how to design and implement courses and programmes.
Brenton, S. (2008) E-learning - an introduction. H. Fry, S. Ketteridge, and S. Marshall Eds. A Handbook for Learning and Teaching in Higher Education. 3rd Ed. London, RoutledgeFalmer
A basic introduction to VLE, their possibilities, and how teachers might take advantage of them.