Social bookmarking as a knowledge sharing tool

Amai A. Al Rasheed, Jawad Bern

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Abstract

Emergent technologies have led to a significant impact on knowledge management (KM) methods. New tools available with Web 2.0 play an important role throughout KM life cycle. The popular tool that is proving to be the most productive for knowledge sharing is social bookmarking. This paper investigates the role of social bookmarking in KM, highlights the leading social bookmarking sites, and demonstrates some popular applications. The paper provides some suggestions to improve this tool for knowledge sharing.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)435-442
Number of pages8
JournalInformation (Japan)
Volume17
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2014

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Keywords

  • Knowledge management
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Social bookmarking
  • Social software
  • Web 2.0

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Al Rasheed, Amai A. ; Bern, Jawad. / Social bookmarking as a knowledge sharing tool. In: Information (Japan). 2014 ; Vol. 17, No. 2. pp. 435-442.
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