Oxford Internet Institute

  • Online Political Extremism

    We form part of the VOX-Pol Network of Excellence, a new EU FP7-funded academic research network focused on researching the prevalence, contours, functions, and impacts of violent online political extremism and responses to it.

  • Big Domain Data for the Arts

    The Big UK Domain Data for the Arts and Humanities project works with data derived from the UK domain crawl (1996-2013) to develop a framework for the study of web archive data, and to produce a major history of the UK web.

  • Register: Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School

    Register now for the Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School (DHOxSS); an annual event for researchers, students and project managers interested in Digital Humanities (14-18 July 2014).

  • Call for Journal Special Issues

    The journal Policy and Internet is calling for special issues. The journal aims to be the premier venue for scholars to set the public policy agenda in the digital era; perspectives from any academic discipline are welcomed.

  • Read the Latest OII News

    Read our February newsletter for the latest research and policy work from the OII, including news from the WEF14, the Oxford London Lecture, and the latest publications, press coverage and webcasts ... Subscribe now!

  • The Geography of Big Data

    New paper by Mark Graham (with T.Shelton, A.Poorthuis, M.Zook): Mapping the Data Shadows of Hurricana Sandy: Uncovering the Sociospatial Dimensions of 'Big Data' (Geoforum 52: 167-179).

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