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  • Social computing at work: opportunities and risks
    Adopting social computing tools for collaboration in the workplace. The business environment is in a period of evolution with regards to information infrastructures and, as a consequence, levels of adoption of social computing tools vary from organisation to organisation.
  • Refocussing a information system strategy
    Starting in 2009, ALISS has been developing a platform to make information about local sources of support more accessible, in order to help people in Scotland make informed choices about and manage their health and wellbeing within their own communities.
  • Researchers, Librarians and IS Workers
    How can funded research projects in the domain of library and information science (LIS) influence practice in the UK? What factors increase (or hinder) the impact of research findings on those who deliver library and information services?What can research teams and funders do to maximise the impact...
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h.hall@napier.ac.uk

+44 (0)131 455 2760

Room C61
Merchiston Campus
10 Colinton Road
Edinburgh
EH10 5DT

Selected Publications

Jarman, D., Theodoraki, E., Hall, H., Ali-Knight, J. (2014). Social network analysis and festival cities: an exploration of concepts, literature and methods. International Journal of Event and Festival Management, 5, (3), 311-322.

Crawford, J., Irving, C., Smith, L. (2015, June 2015). Information literacy in Scotland: making it mainstream. CILIP Update, 41-43.

Irving, C., Brettle, A., Hall, H. (2015, June). How can information literacy be modelled from a lifelong learning perspective?. Paper presented at Information: interactions and impact (i3) 2015, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland.

Ryan, F., Cruickshank, P., Hall, H., Lawson, A. (2015, June). Assessing the available and accessible evidence: How personal reputations are determined and managed online. Paper presented at Information: interactions and impact (i3) 2015, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland.

Mowbray, J., Hall, H. (2015, June). The impact of community grassroots campaigns on public library closures in the UK. Paper presented at Information: interactions and impact (i3) 2015, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland.

Mowbray, J., Hall, H., Raeside, R. (2015, June). Could social networking online help NEET young people gain employment?. Paper presented at Information: interactions and impact (i3) 2015, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland.