Fostering digital participation in regional and rural Australia
Dezuanni, Michael, Foth, Marcus, Mallan, Kerry, Hughes, Hilary, & Allan, Cherie (2014) Fostering digital participation in regional and rural Australia. In Alam, Khorshed (Ed.) Symposium on Broadband Enabled Communities and Regional Economic Development, 10-11 November 2014, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia. (Unpublished)
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The deployment of high speed broadband around Australia offers opportunities to extend digital participation among and between regional and rural communities. Full realisation of these opportunities requires a greater understanding about community members’ current digital participation and development needs, to underpin innovative community-driven initiatives. This paper outlines the Fostering Digital Participation Project’s initial undertakings to determine current digital participation and the future digital aspirations of a number of regional and rural communities.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||digital participation, broadband internet, Living Labs, regional and rural Australia, digital media literacy, urban informatics, libraries|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > LIBRARY AND INFORMATION STUDIES (080700) > Social and Community Informatics (080709)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Educational Technology and Computing (130306)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES (200100) > Communication Technology and Digital Media Studies (200102)
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|Deposited On:||25 Nov 2014 23:10|
|Last Modified:||30 Nov 2014 05:20|
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