5 Things You Thought You Knew About Teens and Social Media
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Recent Publications

  • Forte, Andrea, Michael Dickard, Rachel Magee, and Denise Agosto (2014). What Do Teens Ask Their Online Social Networks? Social Search Practices among High School Students. Proceedings of Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW), Baltimore, MD, USA.
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  • Agosto, D. E., Abbas, J. (2013). Youth and online social networking: What do we know so far? In J. Beheshti & A. Large (Eds.), The information behavior of a new generation: Children and teens in the 21st century (pp. 117-141). Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press.

  • Forte, A., Agosto, D. E., Dickard, M., & Magee, R. M. “Teenagers’ Online Question Asking and Answering Behavior,” refereed paper presentation at The 16th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2013), Workshop on Social Media Question Answering, in San Antonio, TX, February 24, 2013.

  • Magee, Rachel. M. (organizer), Denise Agosto, June Ahn, Rebecca Reynolds (presenters) Andrea Forte, Michael Dickard (co-authors). (2013) Panel. Teens and Social Media: Where are we now, where next? Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T).

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Past Publications

  • Agosto, D.E. (2012). More than just books: Children's literacy in today's digital information world. Children and Libraries, 10(3), 36-40.

  • Agosto, D.E., Abbas, J., & Naughton, R. (2012). Relationships and social rules: Teens' social network and other ICT selection practices. Journal of the American Society for Information Science & Technology, 63, 1108-1124.

  • Agosto, D.E., Forte, A., & Magee, R. (2012). Cyberbullying and teens: What YA librarians can do to help. Young Adult Library Services, 10(2), 38-43.

  • Agosto, D.E., & Abbas, J. (2011). Teens, libraries, and social networking: What librarians need to know. Westport, CT: Libraries Unlimited.

  • Agosto, D.E., & Abbas, J. (2010). High school seniors' social network and other ICT use preferences and concerns. Proceedings of the 2010 American Society for Information Science & Technology Annual Meeting (ASIS&T), in Pittsburgh, PA, October 22-27, 2010.
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  • Forte, A., & Bruckman, A. (2009). Writing, citing, and participatory media: Wikis as learning environments in the high school classroom. International Journal of Learning and Media, 1(4), 23-44.
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