Jenny Fry

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Jenny Fry works as a researcher at the Oxford Internet Institute on the Oxford e-Social Science Project studying legal, ethical, institutional and disciplinary barriers to e-science. Jenny has been studying computer-mediated communication and collaboration from a social science perspective for a number of years. Her work has been mainly concerned with disciplinary differences in shaping the appropriation of information and communication technology infrastructures. She has also developed novel web-based methodologies for studying scholarly communities and intellectual fields online. She received her Ph.D. in information science in 2003 from the University of Brighton and has been a postdoctoral research fellow at the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam and in the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina, Chapel-Hill.

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Thelwall, Mike, Wouters, Paul, Fry, Jenny (2008): Information-centered research for large-scale analyses of new information sources. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 59 (9) pp. 1523-1527.

Talja, Sanna, Vakkari, Pertti, Fry, Jenny, Wouters, Paul (2007): Impact of research cultures on the use of digital library resources. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 58 (11) pp. 1674-1685.

Fry, Jenny (1998): Computer Mediated Communication Across Divergent Research Networks. In: Poltrock, Steven, Grudin, Jonathan (eds.) Proceedings of the 1998 ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work November 14 - 18, 1998, Seattle, Washington, United States. pp. 419.