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Volume 62, Number 1, Summer 2013

Table of Contents

Community Informatics in China

Kate Williams, Issue Editor


pp. 1-12 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0020


The Development, Current State, and Effects of Community Informatization in Mainland China

pp. 13-33 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0022

The Top-Down Approach to Providing ICT Access to Rural Communities in China: Opportunities for Community Informatics

pp. 34-62 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0024


Social Inclusion or Exclusion?: When Weibo (Microblogging) Meets the "New Generation" of Rural Migrant Workers

pp. 63-80 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0026

The Flow of Information as Empowerment and the Changing Social Networking Landscape in Rural China

pp. 81-94 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0028

Farmers' Reading Rooms and Information and Communications Technology in Rural Areas of Beijing

pp. 95-104 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0030

Community Informatics in Chongqing: A Case Study of the Real-Name and ID Requirement Policy in the Chinese Railway System

pp. 105-120 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0032


Cybercafés in China: Community Access beyond Gaming and Tight Government Control

pp. 121-139 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0021

Three Digital Platforms: Hangzhou Public Library Widens Access to Resources

pp. 140-159 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0023

Private Libraries in China: Their Diversity, Informatization, and Role as Public Spaces

pp. 160-179 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0025

The Role of Information Technology in Academic Libraries' Resource Sharing in Western China

pp. 180-204 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0027

A Case Study

A Tale of Two Counties: How Two School Libraries in Rural Western China Serve Local Needs

pp. 205-233 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0029

Social Capital, Digital Inequality, and a "Glocal" Community Informatics Project in Tianzhu Tibetan Autonomous County, Gansu Province

pp. 234-260 | DOI: 10.1353/lib.2013.0031

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