Browse by Subject "social informatics"
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(2009)Female coterie writing groups have had certain characteristics in common across centuries that can be seen today in fan fiction writing groups online. This dissertation focuses on one group of such writers who are active ...
(2014-01-16)Increasingly anthropomorphism is used as a design strategy in computing interfaces to make them more accessible and intuitive to users. Technologies are never neutral, and always consist of a complex arrangement of ...
(iSchool, 2013-02)Despite increased study of social contexts within information science, it is still unclear if and how digital libraries support and facilitate collaboration, communities, and other social contexts. This poster presents a ...
(2006-09)This paper presents the background, arguments and examples to support a social informatics of elearning. In more than 25 years of studies of information and communication technology, social informatics draws our attention ...
(2010-03-30)This presentation is the 5th in a series of public lectures given in London, England as part of the Leverhulme Trust Lecture Series on the topic of Learning Networks. The presentation describes the socio-technical/ social ...
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The social shaping of cloud computing: an ethnography of infrastructure in East St. Louis, Illinois (2014-09-16)This study investigates the infrastructural tensions that shaped a cloud computing software implementation within a community-based organization in East St. Louis, Illinois. A community-based organization provides nonprofit ...