About

I’m a Research Associate in the School of Education and the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow. I co-founded Voices for the Library, a UK-wide public libraries advocacy organisation, and am involved in the Radical Librarians Collective. My research focuses on:

  • Political information behaviour, political participation and citizenship
  • Information/news/media/digital literacy
  • Critical approaches to education and librarianship
  • Social justice, access, equity and inclusion in education and information

Contact

Email: laurensmith2102@gmail.com
Twitter: @walkyouhome 

2 thoughts on “About

  1. Pingback: Opportunities for doctoral studies in Information Science in Scotland « LIS Research Coalition

  2. T MurugesanMurugesan Thangamuthu

    I do appreciate your research interests and the rigorous work on library advocacy is a welcome feature in social justice activism

    Reply

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