The following is a list of selected references, roughly categorized into the major domains of this research.


Abram, S. (2006). Web 2.0, Library 2.0 and Librarian 2.0: Preparing for the 2.0 World. SirsiDynix OneSource. Retrieved from

Lankes, R. D. (n.d.-a). The Atlas of New Librarianship  Retrieved August 1, 2011, from

Lankes, R. D., Silverstein, J., & Nicholson, S. (2007). Participatory Networks: The Library As Conversation. Information Technology and Libraries, 26(4), 17.

Maness, J. (2006). Library 2.0 Theory: Web 2.0 and Its Implications for Libraries. Webology, 3 (2). Retrieved from

Schull, D. (2004). The Civic Library: A Model for 21st Century Participation. Advances in Librarianship, 28, 55-81.

Working Together Project. (n.d.). Background  Retrieved August 1, 2011, from

Participatory Action Research and other participatory practices

Cassell, C., & Johnson, P. (2006). Action research: Explaining the diversity. Human Relations, 59(6), 783-814.

Cooke, B., & Kothari, U. (Eds.). (2001). Participation : the new tyranny? London: Zed Books.

Hickey, S., & Mohan, G. (Eds.). (2004). Participation, from tyranny to transformation? : exploring new approaches to participation in development. London | New York: Zed Books.

Park, P. (1993). What is participatory research? A theoretical and methodological perspective. In (Eds) . . In P. Park, M. Brydon-Miller, B. Hall & T. Jackson (Eds.), Voices of Change: Participatory Research in the United States and Canada. Toronto: OISE Press.

Maguire, P. (1987). Doing participatory research: A feminist approach: Univ of Massachusetts Center for.

Morris, M., & Muzychka, M. (2002). Participatory research and action: A guide to becoming a researcher for social change. Ottawa, ON: CRIAW/ICREF.

Participatory Design and Human Computer Interaction

Brereton, M., & Buur, J. (2008). New challenges for design participation in the era of ubiquitous computing. Co-Design, 4(2), 101-113.

Carroll, J. M., Neale, D. C., Isenhour, P. L., Rosson, M. B., & McCrickard, D. S. (2003). Notification and awareness: synchronizing task-oriented collaborative activity. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 58(5), 605-632. doi: 10.1016/s1071-5819(03)00024-7

Carroll, J. M., Rosson, M. B., Convertino, G., & Ganoe, C. H. (2006). Awareness and teamwork in computer-supported collaborations. Interact. Comput., 18(1), 21-46. doi: 10.1016/j.intcom.2005.05.005

Muller, M. J., Wildman, D. M., & White, E. A. (1993). Taxonomy of PD practices: A brief practitioner’s guide. Commun. ACM, 36(6), 26-28.

Neale, D. C., Carroll, J. M., & Rosson, M. B. (2004). Evaluating computer-supported cooperative work: models and frameworks. Paper presented at the Proceedings of the 2004 ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Sanders, E. B. N., Brandt, E., & Binder, T. (2010). A framework for organizing the tools and techniques of participatory design. Paper presented at the Participatory Design Conference, Sydney, Australia.

Schuler, D., & Namioka, A. (1993). Participatory design: Principles and practices: CRC.

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