Olof Sundin


Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Information Studies


I am leading the research group ”Information practices: Communication, Culture and Society " at the Departments of Arts and Cultural Sciences. I am also a member of “The Network for Critical Information Literacy Research” as well as member of the permanent committee for “Information Seeking in Context” (ISIC). I am the project leader of “Encyclopedias in transformation and the forming of public knowledge” which is funded by Erik Philip-Sörensen foundation. I am a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for Journal of Documentation.

I also a member of the “The Linnaeus Centre for Research on Learning, Interaction and Mediated Communication in Contemporary Society” (LinCS) at University of Gothenburg and University of Borås. LinCS is a national centre of excellence funded by the Swedish Research Council (2006-cont.). Within the frame of LinCS am I project leader of "EXpertise, Authority and Control on the InterneT (EXACT): a study of the formation of source credibility in Web 2.0 environments for learning", which is funded by the Swedish Research Council.

Recent research outputs

Hanna Carlsson & Olof Sundin, 2018, In : Education comparée. 19, p. 235-259

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jutta Haider, Olof Sundin & Andersson Schwarz, J., 2018, (Accepted/In press) Plattformssamhället: Den digitala utvecklingens politik, innovation och reglering. Andersson Schwarz, J. & Larsson, S. (eds.). Fores

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Olof Sundin, 2018, Bibliotekarier i teori och praktik: Utbildningsperspektiv på en unik profession. Hansson, J. & Wisselgren, P. (eds.). Lund: BTJ Förlag, p. 103-123

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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