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Business and Public Management -

Knowledge Management

Websites Books Databases Catalog


The websites listed are not the only websites available for knowledge management research. For a complete list of websites recommended by the business librarian, please refer to the master list found in the Knowledge Management Recommended Websites section of our business and public management webpages.


Premiere site for information relating to e-business, technology, and knowledge management. Includes comprehensive resource links to news, articles, websites, directories, forums, and discussion groups.

American Productivity and Quality Center

An internationally recognized consulting organization that provides substantial material on knowledge management use in business. Look under Focus Areas / Knowledge Management / Free Resources for KM resources. Material available includes KM definitions, samples of case studies, conference presentations, articles, bibliographies and more. Membership required for additional content.

Knowledge Management Resource Center
This robust website was created by the IKM Corp. and provides a comprehensive collection of knowledge management resources. Site visitors may search the site by keyword or review topics by department.

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The following list of titles may be found in the Business Reference Department of the Spencer Road Branch Library:

Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management: Management Information Systems
BR 658.003 Blackwell
This book describes current innovations in the application and implementation of information technology in organizations. New technologies are also described and their impact on business processes is explained.

Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management
BR 658.4038
This book contains a series of peer-reviewed essays that describe techniques, concepts, and issues of knowledge management.

Encyclopedia of Business Information Sources
BR 016.33 Encyclopedia
This book provides sources of information on over 1,000 business subjects.

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The library district subscribes to several online databases that may help you with your research. Those with a "Remote Access" button can be used from your home computer with a valid library card.

Following the link to the electronic databases will take you out of the Business & Public Management web pages and into the main library pages.

For information regarding knowledge management, you may want to try ABI/Inform or  Business Source Premier. With these databases you may do keyword searches to find articles pertaining to your research. You may want to limit your results to full-text only.

These are not the only databases available to assist you, please check out the entire list of databases to see if there is something that better meets your needs.

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When searching the catalog for books on MIS and Knowledge Managment you may want to do a subject or title keyword search using one or more of the following terms:

knowledge management
management information system
operating systems

Following the link to the library's catalog will take you out of the Business & Public Management web pages and into the main library pages.

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