From engagement to knowledge machines

Eric Meyer

University of Oxford

Eric T. Meyer is Professor of Social Informatics and Director of Graduate Studies at the Oxford Internet Institute. His research looks at the changing nature of knowledge creation in science, medicine, social science, arts, and humanities as technology is embedded in everyday practices. More information can be found at


Demonstrating the value of humanities research databases and special digital collections for researchers on teaching and research outcomes is a known challenge for libraries globally. There is an increasing need for libraries... [ view full abstract ]


PA-5A » Plenary (13:30 - Tuesday, 1st August, Main Hall)