May 24, 2022

Essential Web Resource: "Bibliography of Research on Social Network Sites" by danah boyd

This is a “must have” resource for anyone interested in the topic of social media.

The bibliography currently contains 367 entries and most include direct links to the full text article, dissertation, conference paper, etc. cited.

Direct to Research on Social Network Sites Bibliography

The author/compiler of the bibliography is danah boyd, a world world-renowned researcher on many aspects of social media. She is currently a  Senior Researcher at Microsoft Research, a Visiting Researcher at Harvard University’s Law School, and an Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of New South Wales.

Direct to danah’s blog and her Twitter feed.

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