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Creating user-generated content for location-based learning: an authoring framework

Paper published in Journal of Computer-Assisted Learning in 2012. Full details here; paper can be downloaded here. Abstract: Two recent emerging trends are that of Web 2.0, where users actively create content and publish it on the Web and also … Continue reading

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Museums and the Internet: Digital Reciprocation

By Carl Hogsden Museum of Archeaology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge Throughout the last decade, the web has increasingly been seen as one means to encourage visitors to contribute information to museums. But how useful is this, particularly when viewed … Continue reading

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“Run mummy run”: negotiating communicative tensions in the design and use of digital installations that facilitate visitor-generated content in public exhibitions

By Areti Galani (1) and Rachel Clarke (2) (1) International Centre for Cultural and Heritage Studies, Newcastle University; (2) Digital Interaction Group, Culture Lab, Newcastle University Cultural institutions are increasingly adopting technology to incorporate user-contributed and visitor-generated content into exhibitions and … Continue reading

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