Abstract: Information sharing is one of the important aspects that improve the quality of businesses and organizations. Furthermore with the advent of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), the trend of sharing has moved to electronic information sharing which is increasingly needed to support decision making in any government agencies, government link agencies including university. Higher education sector plays an important role in any country for the development and enhancement of the quality of human, society and nation; thus, universities have its own rule and control. Therefore, the objective of this research is to identify the electronic information sharing barriers in higher education. The research contributed by investigating five barriers of electronic information sharing in higher education sector. These barriers have been examined by adopting Technical Organization Environment (TOE) framework and Layered Behavior Model (LBM).
Mohammed Adulameer Mohammed, Huda Ibrahim, Eman Yahya Maarof and Mohammed Hassan Ali, 2016. Barriers of Electronic Information Sharing in Higher Education Sector. Research Journal of Applied Sciences, 11: 352-358.