Introduction
Tools
Demonstration
Benefits
Barriers
Going online
Articles
 
Slides
1 Introduction
2 Benefits, barriers
3 Tools
4 Functions
5 Conclusions
 
 

Community Internet

online communities and communities online

These pages were developed for a workshop at Goldsmiths College, February 1999.


The Internet is...

  • Lots of computers exchanging files
  • Tools - email, conferencing, Web
  • One to one and group activities

Different types of Net community

  • Communities of interest
  • Communities of practice
  • Communities of locality

Some key issues

  • What are the benefits
  • What are the barriers
  • What are the tools
  • What can you do with the tools
  • What issues will you face

More on these issues in Terry Grunwald's presentation