Digital Government Education: Syllabi and Textbooks

Digital Government is being taught at universities all around the world. We collect and on this site present syllabi and contact information.

We request that anyone developing a course or program in Digital Government send their syllabus and associated materials to Eduard Hovy (



Brown University, Providence RI, USA

Evergreen State College, Olympia WA, USA

George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

University of Illinois, Chicago / Champaign-Urbana, IL, USA Certificate Program in e-Government

University of Maryland at College Park, MD, USA MLS program at the College of Information Studies

University of Maassachusetts Amherst, MA, USA

Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL, USA

Örebro University, Örebro, Sweden Swedish Business School Master Program in eGovernment: Syllabus

Rice University, Houston, TX, USA

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA

United Nations University, Tokyo, Japan

Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA, USA

Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA, USA

Vysoká Škola Ekonomická, Prague, Czech Republic

University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

Willamette University, Salem, OR, USA


Papers and collections about teaching eGovernment

Biasiotti, Maria Angela and Roberta Nannucci. 2004. Teaching e-Government in Italy Springer Publisher Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 3183.

Pardo, Theresa. 2007. Building a relevant digital government curriculum Proceedings of the 8th annual international conference on Digital government research: bridging disciplines & domains.

Other readings

Also, for other readings, please see which is a collection of publications, prepared and maintained by faculty and students at the University of Washington, with several thousand references to peer-reviewed, English language work