Application of the technology acceptance model to a knowledge management system

@article{Money2004ApplicationOT,
  title={Application of the technology acceptance model to a knowledge management system},
  author={William H. Money and Arch Turner},
  journal={37th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, 2004. Proceedings of the},
  year={2004},
  pages={9 pp.-}
}
  • W. Money, A. Turner
  • Published 5 January 2004
  • Business, Computer Science
  • 37th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, 2004. Proceedings of the
This research investigates the applicability of Davis' technology acceptance model to user acceptance of a knowledge management information system. It addresses two important questions: "Does the technology acceptance model explain user acceptance and usage of an information system implemented to support knowledge management objectives?" ''Can previous technology acceptance model user acceptance research serve as a basis for investigation of user acceptance of knowledge management information… 

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