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Informatisation: libraries and the exploitation of electronic information services.

Book Chapter
Duff, A. (2006)
Informatisation: libraries and the exploitation of electronic information services. In A. Black, & P. Hoare (Eds.), The Cambridge History of Libraries in Britain and Ireland: 1850-2000, 627-638. Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/CHOL9780521780971.051
Modern librarianship has been shaped by many factors, socio-cultural, political, economic and demographic, but there is a strong case – although not necessarily a technologica...

Where and When was Knowledge Managed?

Book Chapter
Davenport, E., & Horton, K. (2006)
Where and When was Knowledge Managed?. In R. Day, & C. McInerney (Eds.), Rethinking Knowledge Management; Information Science and Knowledge Management, 171-185. Springer Verlag. doi:10.1007/3-540-71011-6_7
The chapter presents a case study of new technology in a rapid response social work unit that is part of an e-government program in a Scottish municipality. The objective of t...

E-Consultation, Controversy and Youth

Book Chapter
Macintosh, A., Smith, E., & Whyte, A. (2005)
E-Consultation, Controversy and Youth. In M. Cunningham, & P. Cunningham (Eds.), Innovation and the Knowledge Economy: Issues, Applications, Case Studies, 730-737. IOS Press
This paper presents the results of a completed research study the aim of which was to identify ICT tools suitable for engaging with young people in dialogue on a complex polic...

The Strength of Festival Ties: Social Network Analysis and the 2014 Edinburgh International Science Festival

Book Chapter
Jarman, D. (2016)
The Strength of Festival Ties: Social Network Analysis and the 2014 Edinburgh International Science Festival. In L. PLatt, & I. R. Lamond (Eds.), Critical Event Studies, 277-308. Palgrave Macmillan. https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-52386-0_14
The development of event studies as a field of research and education has misunderstood and misrepresented the social networks that underpin the industry. Such relationships a...

Towards the wireless ward: evaluating a trial of networked PDAs in the National Health Service.

Book Chapter
Turner, P., Milne, G., Turner, S., Kubitscheck, M., & Penman, I. (2004)
Towards the wireless ward: evaluating a trial of networked PDAs in the National Health Service. In Mobile and Ubiquitous Information AccessSpringer-Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-24641-1_15
In this paper, we describe a pilot study of the clinical use of a wireless network of personal digital assistants (PDAs). We describe how we are dealing with the concerns of t...

The information society.

Book Chapter
Duff, A. (2015)
The information society. In International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, (83-89). Elsevier
No abstract available.

Technology to support participatory democracy.

Book Chapter
Macintosh, A., Davenport, E., Malina, A., & Whyte, A. (2002)
Technology to support participatory democracy. In Å. Grönlund (Ed.), Electronic Government: design, applications and management, 226-248. Idea Group Publishing. https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-930708-19-8.ch011
This chapter focuses on the development, application and impact of information and communication technology on civic representation and participation in the democratic process...

Articulating the Sense of Place Experienced by Visitors to the Jencks Landform

Book Chapter
Smyth, M. (2005)
Articulating the Sense of Place Experienced by Visitors to the Jencks Landform

Shifting presence in the classroom.

Book Chapter
Davenport, E., & Buckner, K. (2005)
Shifting presence in the classroom. In P. Turner, & E. Davenport (Eds.), Spaces, Spatiality and Technology, 31-44. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-3273-0_4

The Tourist Gaze: contextualised virtual environments.

Book Chapter
Turner, P., Turner, S., & Carroll, F. (2005)
The Tourist Gaze: contextualised virtual environments. In P. Turner, & E. Davenport (Eds.), Spaces, Spatiality and Technology, 281-297. Springer-Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-3273-0_19