Criss-crossing Practices and Infrastructures in Archaeological Knowledge Work

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 18:00

Presentation in Athens in conjunction with an event on  Cultural Heritage Infrastructures in Digital Humanities.


Isto Huvila is Professor in Information Studies at Uppsala University, Sweden, and Adjunct Professor in Information Management at Information Studies, Åbo Akademi University in Turku, Finland.

Angeliki Chryssanthi is Associate Researcher in the Digital Humanities Research Centre, University of Chester.

Elton Barker is Reader in Classical Studies at The Open University, UK, and Community Director of Pelagios Commons.


Aggeliki Sgora is Adjunct Lecturer at the Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Western Macedonia, Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Peiraeus, and Special Consultant at the Hellenic Ministry of Digital Policy.

Information Services and Digital Literacy provides an alternative perspective for understanding information services and digital literacy, and argues that a central problem in the age of the social web and the culture of participation is that we do not know the premises of how we know, and how ways of interacting with information affect our actions and their outcomes.

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Taking Health Information Behaviour into Account: implications of a neglected element for success- ful implementation of consumer health technologies on older adults (HIBA) is an Academy of Finland funded research project at Åbo Akademi University.

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ARKDIS project maps the implications and opportunities of the digitalisation of information and information work in the domain of archaeology and to develop and evaluate conceptual and practical methods and procedures for enhancing archaeological information work in the digitalised environment.

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