Nordicom 29 Sep 2016

Meet Maarit Jaakkola - new employee at Nordicom

Nordicom welcomes a new colleague, Maarit Jaakkola. Maarit will mainly work as an editor of the scientific journal Nordicom Information and lead an annual study on the content in Swedish media. She brings with her broad experience as a researcher, teacher and journalist in Finland.

Publications 22 Sep 2016

Forthcoming publication


Blurring the lines focuses on challenges from the market to free speech and how free speech can be protected, promoted and developed when lines between journalism and advertising are blurred.

Editors: Maria Edström, Andrew T. Kenyon & Eva-Maria Svensson.

Mediebarometern 20 Sep 2016

Extra medel till Mediebarometern

När den svenska regeringens budgetproposition för 2017 presenterades idag, fick Nordicom 500 000 kronor utöver det sedvanliga anslaget. Pengarna ska användas för att utveckla Mediebarometern.

Conference 25 Aug 2016


The biannual NordMedia conference is arranged by the Nordic media research associations in cooperation with Nordicom and the host university. The conference was first arranged in Oslo in 1973, and has ever since been arranged by the Nordic countries in turn.

The NordMedia 2017 conference - the 28th - is hosted by University of Tampere between August 17th to 19th. The theme is 'Mediated Realities – Global Challenges'. .

The conference website is under construction.



NordForsk 25 Aug 2016

Open access in the Nordic countries

A new report from NordForsk presents the status of open access to research data in the Nordic countries, the EU and internationally.