UncategorizedDecember 11, 2009

How to survive in the new media ecology

Trends in the use of digital technology and what they mean to museums.

UncategorizedDecember 10, 2009

Online participation in the social media era

Research Specialist Aaron Smith discusses online participation and social media at the 2009 Symposium on Racing and Gaming in Tucson.

UncategorizedNovember 20, 2009

Participatory Culture + Health Care

Quick answers to frequently-asked questions: Is a cultural shift affecting health care? How do people judge the quality of health information online? Are patients ready for this?

UncategorizedNovember 18, 2009

Teen Content Creators

Slides about teen content creators, shown at The Power of Youth Voice: What Kids Learn When They Create With Digital Media.

UncategorizedNovember 16, 2009

Participatory medicine and health data rights on NPR

NPR’s Morning Edition story, “Patients Turn to Online Buddies for Help Healing,” combined research and real-life examples, participatory medicine and health data rights.

UncategorizedNovember 4, 2009

Social Isolation and New Technology

How the internet and mobile phones impact Americans’ social networks.

UncategorizedOctober 30, 2009

Surviving in the new information ecology

Lee discusses the latest findings of the Pew Internet Project and why they suggest that libraries can play a role in people’s social networks in the future.

UncategorizedOctober 23, 2009

The Twitter Question

How we measure Twitter and status updating (and an invitation to help us improve).

UncategorizedOctober 21, 2009

The Magic of Social Networks

Libraries can play a role in people’s social networks in the future.

UncategorizedOctober 21, 2009

Twitter and Status Updating, Fall 2009

Some 19% of internet users now say they use Twitter or another service to share updates about themselves, or to see updates about others–up from 11% in April.