What you’ll find here: Information from the Association for Computing Machinery only. This includes journal and newsletter articles from its publications as well as transcripts of presentations from the conferences it holds.
What you’ll find here: A wide variety of resources including articles, essays, and statistics grouped by topic. These topics are current social issues, and the database covers both sides of the issue and provides background information on it. How to search this database:Visit the database’s Resources page for online tutorials.
The Benton Foundation works to ensure that media and telecommunications serve the public interest and enhance our democracy by seeking policy solutions that support the values of access, diversity and equity, and by demonstrating the value of media and telecommunications for improving the quality of life for all.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation is a private grantmaking institution dedicated to fostering improvement in the human condition. In 2006, the Foundation launched a ＄50 million digital media and learning initiative to help determine how digital technologies are changing the way young people learn, play, socialize, and participate in civic life. In 2007, it explored how to help advance the use of virtual worlds for social benefit. Research reports, news, and youth testimonials from these projects are published regularly on the Foundation’s Web site.
The Pew Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center, a nonpartisan, nonprofit "fact tank" that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world.