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Assessing and Analysing Knowledge Organization Courses in LIS Education

Abstract: This research explores trends in knowledge organization (KO) in library and information science (LIS) curricula in 68 selected schools located in Southeast Asia, Europe, and North America. The research quantitatively analyzed KO course descriptions in order to identify the modules covered in these LIS programs’ curricula. Information was gathered from the course descriptions

Embedded (Community) Knowledge Manager

Articles | Knowledge Management education & training worldwide

Abstract: This paper summarizes the community network literature, focusing on the role of the [usually] volunteer or low-paid community network champions. Since champions usually emerge from within their local community and display many of the skills discussed in the organizational literature under the umbrella of knowledge management, it is suggested that they be officially

Innovations in Knowledge Organisation Conference (IKO)*

Knowledge Management conferences| Knowledge Management education & training worldwide

The annual Innovations in Knowledge Organisation Conference (IKO) is organized by three thought leaders in the field of knowledge organisation: Dave Clarke (Synaptica), Patrick Lambe (Straits Knowledge) and Maish Nichani (PebbleRoad). It seeks a convergence between the application of (1) Open Standards, (2) Maturing Technologies, (3) Innovative System Architectures, and (4) Professional Services Methodologies in