Browse by Subject "community informatics"

  • Du, Yunfei (iSchools, 2015-03-15)
    Rural and small communities in the United States are often hindered by limited budget and support from smaller tax-bases, which in turn results in higher cost of information infrastructure development and operation. This ...

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  • Ginger, Jeffrey A. (2015-07-17)
    This dissertation study examines the role of the public library in fostering digital literacies in underserved Illinois communities. Over the course of two years I collected data on the library as an institution, and as a ...

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  • Williams, Kate; Bailey, Ron; Booth, Ashley E.; Breck, Julianne L.; Cao, Haixia; Chen, I-Ju; Gant, Jon P.; Graham, Lauren M.; Grant, Lily; Green, Ivy Renee; Griebler, Claire; Hallauer, Afton; Hebel, Jennifer; Holland, Anna; Idoniboye, Opubo T.; Kim, Sunghwan 'Sunny"; Kretzer, Lela; Lenstra, Noah; Lin, Yueh-Mei; Liu, Qiyuan; Looby, Mary; Lux, Rachel; McClowry, Colleen; Millsap, Samantha; Newcomer, John; Osisek, Elizabeth; Rosulescu, Andrei; Sackmann, Abigail; Sandberg, Jane; Smeltzer, Mike; Sorgert, Becca; Strillacci, Claire (2012-10)

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  • Lenstra, Noah (eBlackCU.net, 2010-11-05)
    Table of contents of Volume: Introduction, Noah Lenstra and Abdul Alkalimat vii Section 1. Historical Context The University of Illinois Negro Students, Albert R. Lee (1940) 2 Descriptive Inventory of Resources for...Work ...

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  • Williams, Kate; Durrance, Joan C.; Rosenbaum, Howard (2008-02-28)
    This proposal is for three papers which would form all or part of a panel presentation reporting current work in community informatics at three ischools. It complements the wildcard proposal submitted on community ...

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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson; Bruce, Bertram C.; Nazarova, Muzhgan (2007-01)
    The CIC is a master’s specialization that was developed collaboratively in 2006 by GSLIS and the Puerto Rican Cultural Center in Chicago Its goals are to:  Create knowledge and technology connected to people's values, ...

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  • Wolske, Martin; Rhinesmith, Colin; Archer, Jennie; Bayci, Emily; Leuzinger, Ryne; McKeever, Lucas (2013-02-18)
    This poster describes an educational research project we call “Community Informatics Studio,” which uses studio-based learning (SBL) to support enculturation into the field of community informatics. The SBL approach is ...

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  • Bishop, Ann Peterson; Bruce, Bertram C. (2009)
    Many studies of human-computer interaction focus on environments that are fairly fixed and well-defined. These, however, leave many questions unanswered for the field of community informatics, which aims to understand how ...

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  • Community Inquiry Lab Collaborative; Bishop, Ann Peterson; Brock, André; Bruce, Bertram C.; Crump, Eric; Heidorn, P. Bryan; Jones, M. Cameron; Linderman, David; Lunsford, Karen J.; Nazarova, Muzhgan; Palmer, Brent; Ramprakash, Rajeev (2004-03)
    Meeting these challenges is crucial as we work to address community aspirations, capabilities, and problems. We are contributing to this effort through our current research and development on Community Inquiry Labs (CILs). ...

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  • Ritzo, Christopher J.; Williams, Kate (2008-04)

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  • Williams, Kate (2012-10-04)
    for the IDEALS collection of materials relating to the Champaign Urbana local wiki

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  • Tan, Elliot; Xia, Huichuan; Ji, Cheng; Joshi, Ritu Virendra; Huang, Yun (iSchools, 2015-03-15)
    Safety on college campuses remains a dire issue. Current reporting methods are still cumbersome and include no enhancing social aspect. Given the unique opportunity that universities are required to publish their safety ...

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  • Dombrowski, Lynn (iSchools, 2015-03-15)
    For projects of moral and ethical import, designers and researchers are frequently motivated by notions of justice. However, it is unclear how justice influences design process. Within a participatory design process aimed ...

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  • Ritzo, Christopher J. (2008-02-28)
    Community wireless networking initiatives have been envisioned and implemented with varying success both in the US and abroad. There are a variety of organizational models that municipalities, community organizations, ...

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  • Williams, Kate (editor) (Dominican University GSLIS and University of Illinois GSLIS, 2008-03-28)
    Proceedings of the inaugural eChicago symposium held at Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois, April 20, 2007.

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  • Williams, Kate (editor) (Dominican University GSLIS and University of Illinois GSLIS, 2008)
    Proceedings of the second eChicago symposium held at Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois, April 3-4, 2008.

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  • Williams, Kate (editor) (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2010)

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  • Chu, Clara M.; Williams, Kate (2009-02-08)
    Just as recently as October 2008 the 5th Prato Community Informatics & Development Informatics Conference 2008 focused on how 'social inclusion' or e-inclusion is understood as it applies to communities in their interaction ...

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  • Jarusawat, Piyapat (iSchools, 2015-03-15)
    The Lanna region in Upper Northern Thailand has a distinct cultural heritage. Libraries have an important role to manage the collections of such cultural material. Yet following the management practices of developed countries ...

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  • Gretencord, Timnah Card (2009)
    This study is an investigation and analysis of the process of developing new partnerships among public service agencies and making more durable connections with local Spanish-speaking families that seeks to answer the ...

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