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Venkatesh, V. Shaikh, K., Zuberi, A., Urbaniak, K., Gallant, T., & Lakhana, A. (2013). Development of task understanding and monitoring in information retrieval environments: Demystifying metacognitive and self-regulatory mechanisms in graduate learners interacting with Topic Map indexing technologies. In R. Azevedo & V. Aleven (eds.), International Handbook on Metacognition and Learning Technologies (pp. 277-291). New York, NY: Springer.

Venkatesh, V., Shaikh, K. & Zuberi, A. (2010). Topic Maps as Indexing Tools in the Educational Sphere: Theoretical Foundations, Review of Empirical Research and Future Challenges. In Perusich, K. (Ed.). Cognitive Maps (pp. 1-12). Vienna, Austria: In-Tech. Available at here

Shaw S., & Venkatesh, V. (2005). The missing link to enhanced course management systems: Adopting learning content management systems in the educational sphere. In P. McGee, C. Carmean & A. Jafari (Eds.), Course Management Systems for Learning: Beyond Accidental Pedagogy (pp. 206 - 231). Hershey, PA: Idea Group, Inc.

Shaikh K., Zuberi, A. & Venkatesh, V. (2012). Exploring counter-theoretical instances of graduate learners' self-regulatory processes in online learning environments. International Journal of Technologies in Higher Education, 9 (1-2), 6-19.

Venkatesh, V. & Shaikh K. (2011). Uncovering relationships between task understanding and monitoring proficiencies in post-secondary learners: Comparing work task and learner as statistical units of analyses. Education Research International, vol. 2011, Article ID 735643, 11 pages, 2011. doi:10.1155/2011/735643 .

Venkatesh, V., & Shaikh, K. (2008). Investigating Task Understanding in Online Repositories Equipped with Topic Map Indexes: Implications for Improving Self-Regulatory Processes in Graduate Learners. International Journal of Technologies in Higher Education, 5 (3), 22-35.

Venkatesh, V. (2008). Topic maps as indexing tools in e-Learning: Bridging theoretical and practical gaps between information retrieval and educational psychology. International Journal of Advanced Media and Communication, 2 (3). 221-235.

Venkatesh, V., Shaw S., Dicks, D., Lowerison, G., Zhang, D., & Sanjakdar, R. (2007). Topic Maps: Adopting user-centred indexing technologies in course management systems. Journal of Interactive Learning Research, 18 (3), 429-450.

Pelczer, I., Cook, M.C., Venkatesh, V., Gatbonton, E. & Segalowitz, N. (2012). Building an Ontology for Inuttitut Language Samples: An Application of Topic Maps in Canadian Aboriginal Language Preservation. In Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2012 (pp. 1233-1238). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Venkatesh, V. (2007, November). Topic Maps as Indexing Tools in E-Learning: Bridging Theoretical & Practical Gaps Between Information Retrieval and Educational Psychology. Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Scientific Conference - LORNET Research Network [CD-ROM]. Montreal, Canada.

Venkatesh, V., Shaw, S., & Lowerison, G. (2007, October). Building your first Topic Map - Maximizing the Potential of your Course Management System using Intuitive, User-Centred Indexing Technologies. Roundtable paper presented at ELearn 2007: World Conference on Elearning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare and Higher Education. Quebec City, Canada.

Venkatesh, V. (2007, October). Theoretical and Practical Implications of Using Topic Map Technologies in E-Learning Applications. In G. Richards (Ed.), Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2007 (pp. 1311-1319). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Venkatesh, V., & Shaw, S. (2007, October). Topic Maps as Indexing Tools for E-Learning: Exploring Graduate Learners’ Academic Self-Regulatory Processes. In G. Richards (Ed.), Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2007 (pp. 6634-6643). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Venkatesh, V., Sanjakdar, R., Shaw, S., Dicks, D., Lowerison, G., Zhang, D. (2005, June). Cultural Differences in Using Search-and-Retrieval Technologies in E-Learning Contexts: An Exploratory Study of Arab and North American Learners’ Use of Topic Maps In P. Kommers & G. Richards (Eds.), Proceedings of World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications 2005 (pp. 4694-4699). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Shaw S., Venkatesh, V., Lowerison, G., Dicks, D., & Zhang, D. (2004, November). Search-and-retrieval tools in E-learning applications: An empirical comparison of search engines and topic maps in an educational context. In G. Richards (Ed.), Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2004 (pp. 435-442). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Dicks, D., Venkatesh, V., Shaw, S., Zhang, D., & Lowerison. G. (2004, June). An empirical evaluation of topic map search capabilities in an educational context. In L. Cantoni & C. McLoughlin (Eds.), Proceedings of World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications 2004 (pp. 1031-1038). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

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