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    • Building Digital Communities: Getting Started Guide 

      Institute of Museum and Library Services; University of Washington; International City/ County Management Association (Institute of Museum and Library Services, 2012-01)
      Digital inclusion is the ability of individuals and groups to access and use information and communication technologies. Not all members of a community benefit equally, and some communities have been left out altogether. ...
    • Bulgaria Bulgarian 

      Global, TNS (2013)
    • Bulgaria English 

      Global, TNS (2013)
    • Caritas Austria: Evidence Narrative Worksheet 

      West, Mark (Technology & Social Change Group, University of Washington Information School, 2008)
      This paper is part of a project at the Center for Information and Society to broaden and deepen our understanding of the impact of Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD). Our intention is to ...
    • Clustering users of public access venues: Analysis results featuring the Global Impact Study 

      Koepke, Lucas (Technology & Social Change Group (TASCHA), 2014-06-09)
      This paper examines the application and subsequent findings from the use of cluster analysis on data from the Global Impact Study. Specifically focusing on the user survey data, the results successfully show that complex ...
    • Coding Manual for "The Distant Gardener: What Conversations in the Telegarden Reveal about Human-Telerobotic Interaction" 

      Friedman, Batya; Alexander, Irene S.; Kahn, Jr., Peter H. (2005-06-16)
      The Telegarden is a small plot of earth encircling an industrial robotic arm. A web-based interface allows users to activate the robotic arm, view the garden through a camera mounted on the robotic arm, change the view, ...
    • Coding Manual for "What Will it Take to End Homelessness?" 

      Woelfer, Jill Palzkill; Hendry, David G (2013-01-07)
      This technical report presents a coding manual for analyzing a body of material related to the causes or explanations of homelessness, opportunities and solutions for addressing homelessness, or related aspects. The coding ...
    • Coding Manual for Barriers and Solutions to Employment for Homeless Young People 

      Woelfer, Jill Palzkill; Duong, Thuy T; Hendry, David G. (2013-01-10)
      This technical report presents a coding manual for analyzing a body of material related to the barriers and solutions to employment for homeless young people. The coding manual, which shows good inter-rater reliability, ...
    • Coding Manual for “The Watcher and The Watched: Social Judgments about Privacy in a Public Place” 

      Hagman, Jennifer; Severson, Rachel L.; Friedman, Batya; Kahn, Jr., Peter H. (2005-07-13)
      How do people reason about privacy when sophisticated cameras capture people’s images in a public space? Toward answering this question, we interviewed 120 participants in one of four conditions. All conditions involved ...
    • Compendium on impact assessment of ICT-for-development projects 

      Heeks, Richard; Molla, Alemayehu (Technology & Social Change Group, 2009)
      While there has been an increase in the investment in information and communication technologies for development (ICT4D) projects, little is understood about the actual impact of such projects. This, the authors of this ...
    • A Conceptual Model for Video Games and Interactive Media 

      Jett, Jacob; Sacchi, Simone; Lee, Jin Ha; Clarke, Rachel Ivy (2015-04)
      In this article, we describe a conceptual model for video games and interactive media. Existing conceptual models such as the functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) are not adequate to represent the unique ...
    • Connecting in real space: How people share knowledge and technologies in cybercafés 

      Best, M.L. (Sam Nunn School of International Affairs & School of Interactive Computing Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010)
      We examine how the internet brings people together not virtually over digital networks but physically while co-located in public spaces. In particular we are interested in how people in cybercafés share and collaborate ...
    • Connecting people for development: Why public access ICTs matter 

      Sey, Araba; Coward, Chris; Bar, Francois; Sciadas, George; Rothschild, Chris; Koepke, Lucas (Technology & Social Change Group (TASCHA), 2013-07-01)
      Libraries, telecenters, and cybercafés play a critical role in extending the benefits of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to a diverse range of people worldwide. However, their ability to contribute to ...
    • Connecting people for development: Why public access ICTs matter (eBook) 

      Sey, Araba; Coward, Chris; Bar, François; Sciadas, George; Rothschild, Chris; Koepke, Lucas (Technology & Social Change Group (TASCHA), 2013-07-01)
      Libraries, telecenters, and cybercafés play a critical role in extending the benefits of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to a diverse range of people worldwide. However, their ability to contribute to ...
    • Connecting people for development: Why public access ICTs matter: Executive Summary 

      Sey, Araba; Coward, Chris; Bar, Francois; Sciadas, George; Rothschild, Chris; Koepke, Lucas (Technology & Social Change Group (TASCHA), 2013-07-01)
      Libraries, telecenters, and cybercafés play a critical role in extending the benefits of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to a diverse range of people worldwide. However, their ability to contribute to ...
    • Connectivity and Food Security: Boosting yields and fighting crop failure with ICT in rural Sri Lanka 

      West, Mark (Technology & Social Change Group, University of Washington Information School, 2008)
      This paper is part of a project at the Center for Information and Society to broaden and deepen our understanding of the impact of Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD). Our intention is to ...
    • Creating Opportunity at the Margins of Bogotá: ICT training at Centro de Juan Bosco Obrero 

      Sullivan, Joe (Technology & Social Change Group, University of Washington Information School, 2008)
      This paper is part of a project at the Center for Information and Society to broaden and deepen our understanding of the impact of Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD). Our intention is to ...
    • Creativity Tasks and Coding System -- Used in the Plasma Display Window Study 

      Severson, Rachel L.; Feldman, Erika N.; Kahn, Jr., Peter H.; Friedman, Batya (2005-04-05)
      Few would disagree about the importance of creativity in human life. At the same time, creativity has proved difficult to measure empirically. In this technical report, we describe three creativity tasks – the Droodle ...
    • Cross-European survey to measure users' perceptions of the benefits of ICT in public libraries 

      Susannah, Quick; Gillian, Prior; Ben, Toombs; Luke, Taylor; Rosanna, Currenti (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, 2013-03)
      What impacts do public libraries in the European Union have on users’ lives? As public libraries in the EU expand their offerings to include access to information and communications technologies (ICTs) like computers and ...