Norwegian version
Ragnar Andreas Audunson

Ragnar Andreas Audunson

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Information policy

Subject areas

Multiculturalism   Library and information politics   Knowledge Management   Social capital   Meeting places   Public libraries

Research projects

  • Political Dynamics of the Cultural Sector (POLYCUL)

    This project depart from the hypothesis that explanations for developments in cultural policy, and in particular its failure to realize programmatic goals, are found in the dynamics of interest-based politics that at work in the cultural sector.

Scientific publications

Rydbeck, Kerstin; Johnston, Jamie; Pálsdóttir, Ágústa; Khosrowjerdi, Mahmood; Vårheim, Andreas; Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Hvenegaard Rasmussen, Casper; Jochumsen, Henrik (2022). Social Reading and the Public Sphere in Nordic Public Libraries: A Comparative Study. 7 p. Information research . Vol. 27.

Bjørklund, Beate; Audunson, Ragnar Andreas (2021). Qualification requirements in Norwegian public libraries - an analysis of job advertisements. Information research . Vol. 26.

Johnston, Jamie; Pálsdóttir, Ágústa; Mierzecka, Anna; Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Hobohm, Hans-Christoph; Rydbeck, Kerstin; Toth, Mate; Hvenegaard Rasmussen, Casper; Jochumsen, Henrik; Khosrowjerdi, Mahmood; Evjen, Sunniva (2021). Public librarians' perception of their professional role and the library's role in supporting the public sphere: a multi-country comparison. Journal of Documentation .

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Hobohm, Hans-Christoph; Tóth, Máté (2020). LAM-professionals and the Public Sphere. Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Andresen, Herbjørn; Fagerlid, Cicilie; Henningsen, Erik; Hobohm, Hans-Christoph; Jochumsen, Henrik; Larsen, Håkon; Vold, Tonje (Ed.). Libraries, Archives and Museums as Democratic Public Spaces in a Digital Age. Chapter 8. p. 165-184. De Gruyter Saur.
https://www.degruyter.com/view/title/543672?langua...

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Andresen, Herbjørn; Fagerlid, Cicilie; Henningsen, Erik; Hobohm, Hans-Christoph; Jochumsen, Henrik; Larsen, Håkon (2020). Introduction – Physical Places and Virtual Spaces: Libraries, Archives and Museums in a Digital Age. Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Andresen, Herbjørn; Fagerlid, Cicilie; Henningsen, Erik; Hobohm, Hans-Christoph; Jochumsen, Henrik; Larsen, Håkon; Vold, Tonje (Ed.). Libraries, Archives and Museums as Democratic Public Spaces in a Digital Age. Kapittel 1. p. 1-22. De Gruyter Saur.
https://www.degruyter.com/view/book/9783110636628/...

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Andresen, Herbjørn; Fagerlid, Cicilie; Henningsen, Erik; Hobohm, Hans-Christoph; Jochumsen, Henrik; Larsen, Håkon; Vold, Tonje (2020). Libraries, Archives and Museums as Democratic Public Spaces in a Digital Age. ISBN: 978-3-11-063662-8. 370 p. De Gruyter Saur.
https://www.degruyter.com/view/title/543672?tab_bo...

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Hobohm, Hans-Christoph; Tóth, Máté (2019). ALM in the public sphere: How do archivists, librarians and museum professionals conceive the respective roles of their institutions in the public sphere?. Information research . Vol. 24.
http://InformationR.net/ir/24-4/colis/colis1917.ht...

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Aabø, Svanhild; Blomgren, Roger; Hobohm, Hans Christoph; Jochumsen, Henrik; Khosrowjerdi, Mahmood; Mumenthaler, Rudolf; Schuldt, Karsten; Rasmussen, Casper Hvenegaard; Rydbeck, Kerstin; Tóth, Máté; Vårheim, Andreas (2019). Public libraries as public sphere institutions A comparative study of perceptions of the public library’s role in six European countries. Journal of Documentation . Vol. 75.
https://hdl.handle.net/10037/16296

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas; Aabø, Svanhild; Blomgren, Roger; Evjen, Sunniva; Jochumsen, Henrik; Larsen, Håkon; Rasmussen, Casper Havnegaard; Vårheim, Andreas; Johnston, Jamie; Koizumi, Masanori (2019). Public libraries as an infrastructure for a sustainable public sphere: A comprehensive review of research. Journal of Documentation . Vol. 75.
https://hdl.handle.net/10037/17847

Audunson, Ragnar Andreas (2018). Do We Need a New Approach to Library and Information Science?. Bibliothek Forschung und Praxis . Vol. 42.





These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete