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This page contains a brief list of books about wikis and their use and also about peer production in general. Please see also the list vertaistuotannon laatu (peer production quality). If a work you know is missing from here, please add it.


Bruns, A. 2008. Blogs, Wikipedia, Second Life, and Beyond from Production to Produsage. New York: Peter Lang.

Henriksson, J. & Mikkonen, T. 2008. Wiki-kokemuksia suomalaisissa organisaatioissa. Raportti Wiki-tutkimuksen tuloksista. (Experiences of wikis in Finnish organisations. A wiki research report). Hypermedian verkkojulkaisuja, 18.

Lietsala, K. & Sirkkunen, E. 2008. Social Media. Introduction to the tools and processes of participatory economy. Hypermedia Laboratory Net Series 17. Tampere: Tampere University Press.

Laasonen, M. 2010. Ahdistaako avoimuus? Wikin käyttö tutkimus- ja kehittämishankkeen viestinnässä. (Openness Anxiety? The Usage of Wiki as Project Communication Tool). Master's thesis. Metropolia.

Lih, A. 2009: The Wikipedia Revolution: How a Bunch of Nobodies Created the World's Greatest Encyclopedia. Hyperion.

Richardson, W. 2006. Blogs, wikis, podcasts, and other powerful web tools for classrooms. Thousand Oaks: Corwin Press.

Suoranta, J. & Vadén, T. 2010. Wikiworld. London: Pluto Press [1]

Tapscott, D. & Williams, A.D. 2006: Wikinomics. Portfolio.

Vaden, T. & Leinonen, T. (eds.). 2008. . (Wikipedia user's' handbook). Tampere: Tampereen yliopiston Hypermedialaboratorio.


Ferris, S.P. & Wilder, H. 2006. Uses and potentials of Wikis in the Classroom. Innovate 2(5).

Fountain, R. 2004. Wiki Pedagogy.

Giles, J. 2005. Internet encyclopaedias go head to head. Nature 438, 900-90.

Kerwalla, L., Minocha, S., Kirkup, G. & Conole, G. 2009. An empirically grounded framework to guide blogging in higher education. Journal of Computer Assisted Learning 25, pp. 31-42.

Konieczny, P. 2007. Wikis and Wikipedia as a Teaching Tool. International Journal of Instructional Technology & Distance Learning 4(1).

Notari, M. 2006. How to Use a Wiki in Education: ’Wiki based Effective Constructive Learning’. Proceedings of the WikiSym’06, 21.–23.8.2006, Odense, Denmark.

Parker, K.R. & Chao, J.T. 2007. Wiki as a Teaching Tool. Interdisciplinary Journal of Knowledge and Learning Objects 3, pp. 57-72.


Lähteinen, L., Salonen. J. Wikit + opetuskäyttö - Mahdotonko yhtälö? (Wikis and education - an impossible equation?). Interaktiivinen tekniikka koulutuksessa 2009 (Interactive technologies in education 2009).

Wisdom in wiki production contents
Wisdom in wiki production Home 1. Introduction 2. Starting to use wikis 3. Different uses of wikis 4. Target groups of wikis 5. Introducing a wiki for use 6. Wiki content production process 7. Good wiki material 8. Wiki literature