Enterprise knowledge portals: two projects in the United States Department of the Navy

Maxine H. Reneker (Maxine H. Reneker is Director, Dudley Knox Library, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, CA, USA. E‐mail: mreneker@nps.navy.mil)
Joan L. Buntzen (Joan L. Buntzen is Librarian of the Navy, Office of the Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer, Washington, DC, USA. E‐mail: buntzen.joan@hq.navy.mil)

The Electronic Library

ISSN: 0264-0473

Publication date: 1 December 2000

Abstract

Two projects in the US Department of the Navy to develop enterprise portals for facilitating knowledge discovery and dissemination are discussed. The authors describe efforts within a global organization to capitalize on current knowledge management concepts and technologies for knowledge access and sharing in order to provide users with more personalized, responsive, and integrated information systems. The Next Generation Library supports knowledge management and networking objectives, as well as providing high‐quality content access at the desktop. The Naval Postgraduate School Knowledge Portal, still under development, is designed to link internal administrative databases with current message traffic and external scholarly information resources.

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Reneker, M. and Buntzen, J. (2000), "Enterprise knowledge portals: two projects in the United States Department of the Navy", The Electronic Library, Vol. 18 No. 6, pp. 392-403. https://doi.org/10.1108/EUM0000000005386

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