The Reference: (Knowledge Management Reference )


Knowledge Management is a discipline that examines information and human understanding, using concepts from education, information technology, cognitive psychology and library science. It is also a strategy aimed at turning an organization's intellectual assets, both recorded information and the talents of its members, into greater productivity, new value, and increased competitiveness. It provides a powerful way of looking at how society organizes itself and uses its intellectual resources and promises a means of humanizing our approach to modern technology, putting the understanding of human intellect and motivation at the center. Knowledge Management Reference.

An established discipline since 1991, KM includes courses taught in the fields of business administration, information systems, management, library, and information sciences. (wikipedia)