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A learning management system (commonly abbreviated as LMS) is a software application for the administration, documentation, tracking, and reporting of training programs, classroom and online events, e-learning programs, and training content. As described in (Ellis 2009) a robust LMS should be able to do the following: centralize and automate administration; use self-service and self-guided services; assemble and deliver learning content rapidly; consolidate training initiatives on a scalable web-based platform; support portability and standards; personalize content and enable knowledge reuse. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: Learning management system)

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Metadata related to 'learning management system' (as derived from all content tagged with this term):

  • Number of articles referring to 'learning management system': 12 (0.7% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'learning management system' across all Ariadne articles: 25
  • Average number of references to 'learning management system' per Ariadne article: 2.08
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'learning management system': 1999-03
  • Trending factor of 'learning management system': 4 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Top authors

Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'learning management system':

  1. john maccoll (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. liz lyon (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. tracy gardner (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. andy powell (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. clifford lynch (see articles on this topic by this author)

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IMS Workshop

Tracy Gardner reports on a meeting held in March in the Francis Hotel, Bath.

June 1999, issue20, event report

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