Project Details


The purpose of this theme at the Pufendorf IAS is to create a multidisciplinary research group that has the capacity to form a competitive research platform at Lund University to investigate search, search engines and search-adjacent recommender systems1 in relation to media and information literacy.

Layman's description

Theme at the Pufendorf Institute for Advanced Studies.

The Pufendorf IAS is an interdisciplinary institute at Lund University where researchers can work together on problems across subject and faculty boundaries – finding better answers to questions through cooperation.
Short titleIn Search of Search and its Engines
Effective start/end date2020/10/012021/09/30

Collaborative partners

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Free keywords

  • search
  • search engines
  • media and informataion literacy