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Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
Books and ebooks concerning the Project Management Body of Knowledge
Books and ebooks by the Project Management Institute
Lynda.com Online Training Library
Streamed video courses such as:
- Project Management Fundamentals
- Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Exam Preparation
- Agile Project Management
A large and very useful collection of articles, templates, discussion threads, podcasts and more from a PMI affiliate organization. Registration (free) is required to access most of the content.
BC Open Textbook: Project Management
Freely available course text book covering the basics of project management.
Fundamentals of Project Management
Online textbook licensed for unlimited simultaneous SFU readers (6th edition – 2016)
Books (online and print), articles, background information
Explore using Basic search in the Catalogue
Search the SFU Library Catalogue to explore our collection of hundreds of books on project management, as well as articles, and entries in academic encyclopedias and other reference works.
Start with your keyword search ("project management"), then refine results:
- by Subject: e.g., Project Management, Management Information Systems
- by Resource type: e.g., Articles, Books, Reference Entries
- by Availability: e.g., Full Text Online, and/or Available in the Library
Search by subject heading
Or focus your search from the beginning using the following terms:
- Project management
- Project management – Handbooks, manuals, etc.
- Project management – Methodology
- "Project management" AND Examinations: Study guides for project management tests
Specialised article resources
Key magazines & journals
Harvard Business Review: Project Management topic page
Note that the SFU Library provides both online and print access to HBR articles that may be mentioned on this topic page.
MIT Sloan Management Review: Project Management topic page
Note that the SFU Library has online access to MIT SMR articles that may be mentioned on this PM topic page.
- Project Management Journal
- International Journal of Project Management
- International Journal of Project Organisation and Management
Journal of Modern Project Management
- PM Times
- PM Network: Latest news of PM techniques and best practices from the Project Management Institute
ACM Digital Library
Journal and magazine articles, plus conference proceedings from the Association for Computing Machinery
Publications from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET, formerly the IEE)
Project Management Institute + PMI Canada West Coast Chapter
- Pulse of the Profession: "Annual global survey of project, program and portfolio managers charting the major trends in project management."
- Thought Leadership Series: "Our thought leadership series, which reflects issues that surface in our annual Pulse of the Profession® research, discusses the importance of project, program and portfolio management as a strategic business driver."
- Project Management Association of Canada
- International Project Management Association
- Association for Project Management
- Project management: Case studies
- Project recovery : Case studies and techniques for overcoming project failure
- Managing the urgent and unexpected : Twelve project cases and a commentary
- An older (2004) series of company-specific cases: Bausch & Lomb , Texas Instruments, Ford Motor Company, Raytheon, and NASA
- Need more? Try this pre-run search for PM cases in our journals, magazines, and books.