Readings on Communities and Networks

What are your best tips for mapping, building and weaving networks?

See also

Network Building

Network Weaving and Nurturing

Network Theory and Networks in General

Network Thought Leaders

Steve Borgatti distributes widely used network analysis tools UCINET and Netdraw.


  • Net Work: A Practical Guide to Creating and Sustaining Networks at Work and in the World by Patti Anklam 2007
The Hidden Power of Social Networks, by Rob Cross & Andrew Parker 2004 is an organisational network analysis primer. Appendix A (p. 143) describes ‘Conducting and Interpreting a Personal Network Analysis’. Appendix B (p. 167) has ‘Tools for Promoting Network Connectivity’ including a ‘Personal Network Diagnostic’.

Network Mapping Approaches

Networked Leadership