The Project Management Institute ( http://www.pmi.org/ ) is well-known for its PMP Certification (and other project-management related certifications).
For those who invest in PMI membership - even without trying to obtain PMP certification - there are some interesting and useful benefits, including online access to a number of eBooks. The titles include both PMP-specific (e.g. PMP: Project Management Professional Study Guide, Deluxe Edition
) and general business titles such as the 2003 edition of Harold Kerzner's
Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling
If you are a PMI member and have obtained member access to http://www.pmi.org/ , you can access Kerzner and other of the PMI eReads & Reference titles via these steps:
- Login with your PMI login and password at http://www.pmi.org/Resources/Pages/Members/eReads-and-Reference.aspx
- Click on the link near the lower left-hand corner of the page labeled Go to eReads & Reference
- Click on the link near the upper right-hand corner of the page labeled My Home
- You can now search by title, keyword etc. as per the detailed summary below
And here is the official description as per
e-Reads & Reference
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"An exclusive PMI member benefit, eReads & Reference provides online access to 250 complete and unabridged books from PMI and other leading publishers. Topics include project management, leadership, teams, cross-cultural business, knowledge management and more.
With eReads & Reference it’s easy to expand your project management horizons online, anytime. Powered by Books24x7’s sophisticated search engine, eReads & Reference lets you find books by keyword, phrase, title, author, publisher, or International Standard Book Number (ISBN).
Use eReads & Reference as an on-the-job guide, a research and study aid, or to preview books before you buy. For quick reference, bookmark titles of interest or build your own bookshelf."