Dinesh Rathi

Associate Professor, Faculty of Education - School of Library and Information Studies
Associate Chair, Faculty of Education - School of Library and Information Studies

Contact

Associate Professor, Faculty of Education - School of Library and Information Studies
Email
drathi@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-8797
Address
3-06A Rutherford Library - South
11204 - 89 Ave NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2J4

Associate Chair, Faculty of Education - School of Library and Information Studies
Email
drathi@ualberta.ca

Overview

Research

Research Interests:
Use of machine learning, data mining and other methods to make e-mail based customer support system more efficient, knowledge management, management information systems

Courses

LIS 507 - Introduction to Knowledge Management

An introduction to different concepts and theories related to knowledge management (KM). Includes knowledge and knowledge management theories and models, KM design, KM informatics, tools and technologies for managing knowledge and an overview of issues in KM. Pre or corequisites: LIS 501, 502, and 505, or consent of instructor.

Fall Term 2020 Winter Term 2021
LIS 539 - Emerging and Evolving Technologies

This course will cover an introduction to different emerging and evolving technologies that are used and/or relevant to Library and Information Science (LIS) as well as to other domains. The course will examine different facets including current and potential uses, development and issues with various tools and technologies indifferent contexts. Pre or corequisite: LIS 501 or consent of instructor.

Fall Term 2020

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Publications

Disseminating, Assimilating, and Creating: A Social Knowledge Cycle Model for Non-Profit Organizations
Author(s): Vela, S., Forcier, E., Rathi, D., and Given, L.
Publication Date: 2014

Every Task its Tool, Every Tool its Task: Social Media Use in Canadian Non-Profit Organizations
Author(s): Rathi, D., Given, L., Forcier, E., and Vela, S.
Publication Date: 2014

Forging The Key: Unlocking Social Knowledge in Non-Profit Organizations
Author(s): Rathi, D., Given, L., and Forcier, E.
Publication Date: 2014

Non-Profits and the Use of Social Technologies for Knowledge Management
Author(s): Rathi, D., Given, L., and Forcier, E.
Publication Date: 2014

The Heart of Knowledge: Shifting Paradigms in the Knowledge Management in Non-Profit Organizations
Author(s): Rathi, D., Given, L. and Forcier, E.
Publication Date: 2014