Publications (Information Society)


Mowbray, J., Hall, H., Raeside, R., Robertson, P. (2017). The role of networking and social media tools during job search: an information behaviour perspective. Information Research, , (), .

Smyth, M., Helgason, I. (2017). Making and unfinishedness: designing toolkits for negotiation. In: (Ed.) EAD12|2017 DESIGN FOR NEXT, , () ( ed.). (pp. ). Rome, Italy: . European Academy of Design EAD.


Duff, A. (2016). Inspecting the bad society? Bentham’s panopticon revisited. In: (Ed.) The Asian Conference on Technology, Information and Society 2015, Kobe, Japan, Official Conference Proceedings, , () ( ed.). (pp. 13-25). Nagoya, Aichi, Japan: . The International Academic Forum.

Duff, A. (2016). Rating the revolution: Silicon Valley in normative perspective. Information, Communication & Society, 19, (), .

Forrest, E., Duff, A. (2016). The ecology of the ePundit: surveying the new opinion-making landscape. First Monday, 21, (4), .

Killick, L., Hall, H., Duff, A., Deakin, M. (2016). The census as an information source in public policy-making. Journal of Information Science, 42, (3), 386-395.

Mowbray, J., Hall, H., Raeside, R., Robertson, P. (2016, June). The role of networking and social media tools during job search: an information behaviour perspective. Paper presented at Conceptions of Library and Information Science (CoLIS) 9, Uppsala University, Sweden.

Rasmussen, L., Hall, H. (2016). The adoption process in Management Innovation: a Knowledge Management case study. Journal of Information Science, 42, (3), 356-368.

Taylor-Smith, E., Smith, C. (2016). Non-public eParticipation in Social Media Spaces. In: Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Mai, P., Ruppert, E., Murthy, D. (Eds.) Proceedings of SMSociety '16, , () ( ed.). (pp. ). : . ACM.

Taylor-Smith, E. (2016). Participation Space Studies: a socio-technical exploration of activist and community groups’ use of online and offline spaces to support their work (PhD). (Smith, C., Smyth, M., Davenport, E.).


Appleton, L., Hall, H., Duff, A., Raeside, R. (2015, July). How do public libraries demonstrate their impact upon citizenship development in the UK? : results of a focus group methodology. Paper presented at 11th Northumbria International Conference on Performance Management in Libraries and Information Servcices, Edinburgh.

Buchanan, W. (2015, ). An Analysis of N5 and Higher Computing. Paper presented at Computing at School, University of Dundee.

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

Duff, A. (2015). Cyber-Green: idealism in the information age. Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society, 13, (2), .

Duff, A. (2015). Key principles of the good information society. In: Kommers, P., Isaias, P. (Eds.) Proceedings of 13th IADIS International Conference on e-Society, , () ( ed.). (pp. 175-182). Lisbon: . International Association for Development of the Information Society.

Duff, A. (2015). The information society. In: (Ed.) International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, , () (2 ed.). (pp. 83-89). Oxford: . Elsevier.

Forrest, E., Hall, H. (2015, June). Blipfoto: A new return to the beginning of photography. Paper presented at International Visual Sociology Association Annual Conference 2015, Tinos, Greece.

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.

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.

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.

Smith, S., phillips, i. (2015, October). The Future of Professionalising Informatics: a University Education Perspective. Paper presented at 11th European Computer Science Summit, Vienna.


Berg, T., Coady, J. (2014). ANCHORS AWAY – Does One Size Fit All In Information Systems Curriculum Development?. In: (Ed.) UK Association of Information Systems, , () ( ed.). (pp. ). Oxford: . AIS eletronic Library.

Crawford, J., Irving, C. (2014). Information literacy, policy issues and employability. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Comparative Studies, Volume 1, (No. 2), 8—25.

Muir, L.J., Cousins, F., Laing, A. (2014). The case for a risk-assessed approach to organisational records management in the Oil and Gas sector. Information Research, 19, (4), .


Coady, J., Berg, T., Pooley, R. (2013). IS Degrees: Sociotechnical or Technosocial? A Reflective Analysis. In: (Ed.) Building Sustainable Information Systems, , () ( ed.). (pp. 219-231). California, USA: . Springer.

Duff, A. (2013). Pundit for Post-Industrial Times? Walter Lippmann as an Information Society Theorist. Information, Communication and Society, 16, (6), 967-988.


Berg, T. (2012, September). Rich Pictures: Understanding complexity through Icons. Paper presented at OR54 Annual Conference, Edinburgh.

Craword, J., Irving, C. (2012). Information literacy in employability training: The experience of Inverclyde Libraries. Journal of Librarianship and Information Science, 44, (2), 79-89.

Duff, A. (2012). A Normative Theory of the Information Society ( ed.). London, UK: . Routledge.

Duff, A. (2012). Review of The Handbook of Internet Studies, European Journal of Communication 27(1): 97-101. .

Lazar, J., Abascal, J., Davis, J., Evers, V., Gulliksen, J., Jorge, Joaquim A., McEwan, T., Paternò, F., Persson, H., Prates, R., Axelson, H., Winckler, M., Wulf, V. (2012). HCI public policy activities in 2012: a 10-country discussion. Interactions, 19, (3), 78-81.


Duff, A. (2011). The Rawls-Tawney Theorem and the Digital Divide in Postindustrial Society. Journal of the American Society for Information Science & Technology, 62, (3), 604-612.

Webster, G., Fels, D., Gowans, G., Hanson, V. (2011). Portraits of individuals with dementia: views of care managers. In: (Ed.) Proceedings of the 25th BCS Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, , () ( ed.). (pp. 331-340). : . British Computer Society.


Duff, A. (2010). Daniel Bell's theory of the information society. In: Smart, B. (Ed.) Post-Industrial Society, Vol. III, () ( ed.). (pp. 201-232). : . Sage.

Duff, A. (2010, March 17). The Holy Grail of a viable press. The Journal, .

Duff, A. (2010). The Information Society. In: Priest, S. (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Communication, 1, () ( ed.). (pp. 397-400). New York: . Sage.


Duff, A. (2009, ). The Rawls-Tawney theorem and the political economy of cyberspace. Paper presented at Cyberspace 2009, 7th Annual Conference, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.


Duff, A. (2008). Documentation and utopia: Fabian anticipations of the information society. In: Rayward, B. (Ed.) European Modernism and the Information Society, , () ( ed.). (pp. 185-199). : . Ashgate.

Duff, A. (2008). Information liberation? The relations of freedom and knowledge in social-democratic thought. In: Stehr, N. (Ed.) Knowledge and Democracy: a 21st Century Perspective, , () ( ed.). (pp. 199-215). New Brunswick [NJ]: . Transaction Publishers.

Duff, A. (2008). Powers in the land? British political columnists in the information era. Journalism Practice, 2, (2), 231-245.

Duff, A. (2008). R. H. Tawney. In: (Ed.) Macmillan International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences , 8, () ( ed.). (pp. 271-272). Detroit: . Macmillan Reference USA.

Duff, A. (2008). The European information society: scholarly and official perspectives. Journal of the Japan Society of Information and Communication Research, 26 , (3), 29-31.

Duff, A. (2008). The normative crisis of the information society. Cyberpsychology: Journal of Psychosocial Research on Cyberspace , 2, (1), Article 3.