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IT Project Management

This guide is designed to provide library and external resources for the IT Project Management course.



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What is Project Management?


Project management (PM) refers to the management and control of projects and temporary organizations. Generally speaking, managing a project concerns a task to be completed with a limited set of resources—be it personnel, material, or financial resources—and within a certain period.

Lundin, R. A. (2008). Project Management. In S. Clegg, & J. R. Bailey, International encyclopedia of organization studies. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. Retrieved from

Suggested Databases


ACM Digital Library

Full text of every article ever published by ACM and bibliographic citations from major publishers in computing.

Computer Science Database (ProQuest)

ProQuest Computing is the premium resource for those who need access to comprehensive coverage of computer topics.

Computer Source

Nearly 300 full text journals and magazines covering topics such as computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software.

Information Science & Technology Abstracts (ISTA)

The Information Science & Technology Abstracts (ISTA) database provides indexing and abstract coverage of topics on technology.

OmniFile: Full Text Mega Edition (formerly H.W. Wilson)

OmniFile: Full Text Mega Edition is a multi-disciplinary database providing indexing, abstracts, and full text from six of Wilson's databases.

Research Library (ProQuest)

Research Library provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects and includes full-text access for thousands of titles.

Science and Technology Collection

Science & Technology Collection contains more than 830 full-text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community.

Science Database (ProQuest)

ProQuest Science Journals is a resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences.

Telecommunications Database (ProQuest)

ProQuest Telecommunications is an essential resource for anyone researching the industry or its technology.

IEEE Xplore

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Xplore digital library is a discovery and access resource for scientific and technical content in publications for electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics.

ABI/INFORM Collection

Major source for academic journals, trade publications, market and industry research reports, company annual reports, dissertations, and working papers. Also contains country profiles and economic forecasts for most major economies.

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