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Managing social capital as knowledge management – some specification and representation issues.

Journal Article
Davenport, E., Graham, M., Kennedy, J., & Taylor, K. (2005)
Managing social capital as knowledge management – some specification and representation issues. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 40, 101-108. doi:10.1002/meet.1450400113
‘Classic’ accounts of social capital have emerged in accounts of stable networks or institutional environments. These conditions do not apply in the case of many firms – a cas...

Innovation and hybrid genres: disturbing social rhythm in legal practice.

Conference Proceeding
Horton, K., & Davenport, E. (2004)
Innovation and hybrid genres: disturbing social rhythm in legal practice
This paper explores the non-adoption of an innovation via the concept of hybrid genres, that is digital genres that emerge from a non-digital material precedent. As instances ...

Organizational knowledge and communities of practice

Journal Article
Davenport, E., & Hall, H. (2002)
Organizational knowledge and communities of practice. Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, 36(1), 170-227. https://doi.org/10.1002/aris.1440360105
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Who dunnit? Metatags and hyperauthorship

Journal Article
Davenport, E., & Cronin, B. (2001)
Who dunnit? Metatags and hyperauthorship. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 52(9), 770-773. https://doi.org/10.1002/asi.1123
Multiple authorship is a topic of growing concern in a number of scientific domains. When, as is increasingly common, scholarly articles and clinical reports have scores or ev...

Knowledge management issues for online organisations: ‘communities of practice’ as an exploratory framework

Journal Article
Davenport, E. (2001)
Knowledge management issues for online organisations: ‘communities of practice’ as an exploratory framework. Journal of Documentation, 57(1), (61-75). ISSN 0022-0418
Communities of practice have been identified as sites where knowledge is created in organisations. The author reviews studies of situated learning and situated action and sugg...

E-Rogenous Zones: Positioning Pornography in the Digital Economy

Journal Article
Davenport, B. C. E., Cronin, B., & Davenport, E. (2000)
E-Rogenous Zones: Positioning Pornography in the Digital Economy. Information Society, 17(1), 33-48. doi:10.1080/019722401750067414
Electronic commerce offers immense opportunities to the producers of pornographic products and services. Although this sector generates significant revenues, it is almost invi...

Clinical guidelines and the translation of texts into care: overcoming professional conflicts concerning evidence‐based practice

Journal Article
Davenport, E. (2000)
Clinical guidelines and the translation of texts into care: overcoming professional conflicts concerning evidence‐based practice. Journal of Documentation, 56(5), (505-519). doi:10.1108/eum0000000007125. ISSN 0022-0418
The difficulties of basing healthcare on literary warrant have been explained in different ways: busy practitioners have no time to read extensively, physical access is diffic...

Genres in support of collaborative information retrieval in the virtual library.

Journal Article
Procter, R., Goldenberg, A., Davenport, E. & McKinlay, A. (1997)
Genres in support of collaborative information retrieval in the virtual library. Interacting with Computers. 10, 157-175. doi:10.1016/S0953-5438(97)00021-0. ISSN 0953-5438
The advent of the digital -- or virtual -- library is usually presented as a positive development for library users. Much of the research and development work being carried ou...