2011 study by the Dubai School of Government on social networking access and usage during the region's 2011 democracy movements.
2010 paper by the Berkman Center at Harvard University on frameworks for evaluating activism in the Internet age, particularly in repressive environments.
2010 report by Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society on global usage of Web-based tools designed to circumvent Internet content filtering.
2011 study by the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, in Psychological Science on the underlying factors that drive people to share news
2011 FCC report on the changing information environment in the 21st century and the challenges for both the press and democracy.
2009 study by Stanford University in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on mental effects of consumption of several media streams at once.
2011 study by Columbia, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Harvard on effects of Internet search engines on human memory.
2011 study in the Policy & Internet Journal on claims that mass email techniques used to mobilize people reduce activist energy.
2011 study by the Pew Research Center on levels of trust, tolerance and engagement among social networking users.
2011 study by UC San Diego and UC Berkeley on strategy for disrupting the infrastructure on which spam advertising is based.