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READINGS - Fall 2005

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Bates, Marcia J. (2005) "Information and Knowledge: An Evolutionary Framework for Information Science," Information Research 10, no. 4: 37.

Bruce, Harry (2005) "Personal, Anticipated Information Need," Information Research 10, no. 3: 24.

Buckland, Michael K. (2003) "Five Grand Challenges for Library Research," Library Trends 54, no. 4: 675-686.

Buschman, John (2003) "Notes on postmodern technology, technocracy, and libraries," In his Dismantling the public sphere : Situating and sustaining librarianship in the age of the new public philosophy. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited. ISBN 52312648.

Carr, David (1992) "Cultural Institutions as Structures for Cognitive Change," New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education 53 (Spring, 1992) : 21-35.

Coakes, Elayne (2004) "Knowledge management - a primer," Communications of the Association for Information Systems 14: 406-489.

Friedman, Thomas L. (2005) "The ten forces that flattened the world," In his The world is flat: A brief history of the 21st century. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. ISBN 57202171.

Gupta, Jatinder N. D. (2004) "An overview of knowledge management," In Creating knowledge based organizations. Hershey, PA: Idea Group Pub. ISBN 52595180.

Inglehart, Ronald (2000) "Culture and democracy," In Culture matters: How values shape human progress. New York: Basic Books. ISBN 43427573.

Jones, Paul (2005) "Strategies and Technologies of Sharing in Contributor-Run Archives," Library Trends 53, no. 4 (Spring) : 651-662.

. Kelly, Kevin (2005) "We are the web," Internet on-line August 2005. Available from

Komito, Lee (2004) "Regulation of information," In his The information revolution and Ireland : Prospects and challenges. Dublin: University College Dublin. ISBN 56493257.

Kranich, Nancy C. (2004) The Information Commons; A public policy report. Internet on-line. Available from (PDF version) or (HTML version).

Lester, June and Wallace C. Koehler (2003) "Ethics of information," In their Fundamentals of information studies : Understanding information and its environment. New York: Neal-Schuman. ISBN 51631546.

Manes, Stephen (2005) "Google isn't everything," Forbes

Marcum, Deanna B. (2003) "Research Questions for the Digital Era Library," Library Trends 51, no. 4 (Spring): 636-651.

Marcus, Aaron and Emilie W. Gould (2000) "Crosscurrents: Cultural Dimensions and Global Web User-Interface Design," Interactions 7(4) (July): 32-46.

McInerney, Claire (2002) "Knowledge Management and the Dynamic Nature of Knowledge," Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 53, no. 12 (October): 1009-1018.

Pardo, Theresa A., Sharon S. Dawes, and Anthony M. Cresswell (2002) Opening gateways; A practical guide for designing electronic records access programs. Center for Techonology in Government.

Stutzman, Frederic. (2005) "An evaluation of identity-sharing behavior in social network communities," Pre-publication copy available from

Windham, Carrie (2005) "Father Google and Mother IM: Confessions of a New Gen Learner," EDUCAUSE (September/October): 43-58.

World Summit on the Information Society (2003) Declaration of principles. Dec. 12, 2003. Available from

World Summit on the Information Society (2003) Plan of action. Dec. 12, 2003. Available from

Revised November 28, 2005.
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