Isto Huvila

Professor at Department of ALM

+4618-471 3420
Mobile phone:
+46 70 1679470
Visiting address:
Engelska parken
Thunbergsvägen 3H
752 38 Uppsala
Postal address:
Box 625
751 26 UPPSALA

Short presentation

Professor in Information Studies at the Department of ALM. My research interests include information and knowledge management, information work, knowledge organisation, documentation, and social and participatory information practices. The contexts of my research ranges from archaeology and cultural heritage, archives, libraries and museums to health information and e-health, social media, virtual worlds and corporate and public organisations. More information at

Keywords: open data digital humanities archaeology museer museums arkiv archives participation e-health informationsarbete arkeologi informationspraktiker bibliotek hälsoinformation e-hälsa digital humaniora information work information practices libraries health information participatory practices archaeological information documentation dokumentation forskningsdata research data open science paradata paehr medical records patientjournaler fair öppen data

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Isto Huvila