Opportunities and challenges with My Kanta: First results from a focus group study about user experiences and opinions on the National Archive of Health Information

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 08:00 to Friday, November 2, 2018 - 17:30

Presentation at Informationsvetenskapliga dagar 2018 in Åbo together with Kristina Eriksson-Backa, Heidi Enwald and Noora Hirvonen.

Extended abstract of the presentation published in Informaatiotutkimus.

Archaeology and Archaeological Information in the Digital Society shows how the digitization of archaeological information, tools and workflows, and their interplay with both old and new non-digital practices throughout the archaeological information process, affect the outcomes of archaeological work, and in the end, our general understanding of the human past.

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Taking Health Information Behaviour into Account: implications of a neglected element for success- ful implementation of consumer health technologies on older adults (HIBA) is an Academy of Finland funded research project at Åbo Akademi University.

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Sheds new light on the potential of extra-academic knowledge-making as a contribution in formations of knowledge throughout society, explores extra-academic knowledge as a useful resource in academy, policy development, evidence based practices, and innovation, and focuses on the informational dimensions, stemming from and grounded in an informationscience perspective, which provides the means to address practical information-related issues throughout knowledge-making processes.

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