The project is ending, but in 2010 here’s some basic information.
The Doing IT Better project, a university-community IT capacity-building project is about to get going. A key guiding principle is that of ‘Open Knowledge’, as distinct from individualistic activity. The idea of Open Knowledge had appeared to me as one similar to that found in [...]
Upward, F. and L. Stillman (2007). Community Informatics and the Information Processing Continuum. Constructing and Sharing Memory: Community Informatics, Identity and Empowerment. L. Stillman and G. Johanson. Newcastle, UK, Cambridge Scholars Publishing: 262-274.The earlier version at the Prato 2006 site archive is attached.
Stoecker, R. and L. Stillman (2006). Who Leads, Who Remembers, Who Speaks? Constructing and sharing memory: community informatics, identity and empowerment, Prato 2006 (to appear 2007), Prato, Italy, Centre for Community Networking Research.
See an earlier version at the Prato 2006 conference website archive.