PUBLIKATIONER | 16 feb 2016

Teletext in Europe


Teletext is a medium that has been very much part of people's everyday lives across Europe for over forty years, but still a medium most often overlooked by media research.

It is a great pleasure for Nordicom to publish the research anthologyTeletext in Europe. From the Analog to the Digital Era, which will fill the gap of knowledge of teletext in Europe.

Call for papers | 15 feb 2016

Becoming Old in the Age of Mediatization


This special issue of Nordicom Review aims for a deeper understanding of where and how media have specific consequences for the later parts of the life cycle as well as how old age/ageing is affected and shaped by processes of mediatization.
Mediatization research has thus far focused on issues such as parenthood and children’s play, while other studies of media dynamics relate to various aspects of work life and public life, such as politics, religion, sports, and conflict.

Udbud | Danmark | 15 feb 2016

Internationale aktørers betydning for det danske mediemarked

Danmarks Slots- og Kulturstyrelse udbyder en opgave i forbindelse med styrelsens ”Rapportering om mediernes udvikling i Danmark”.

Radio Research | 11 feb 2016

The World Radio Day

Radio is the mass media reaching the widest audience in the world. It is also recognized as a powerful communication tool and a low cost medium.

Research article | Finland | 9 feb 2016

Digital Divide and Some Uncomfortable Questions

The Finnish media researcher Hannu Nieminen, University of Helsinki, is one of the authors in a recent issue of the European Journal of Media Research. 

Call for papers | 3 feb 2016

Photojournalism in Editorial Processes


A special issue of Nordicom Review will examine photojournalism in editorial processes in a period of paradigmatic change that so far has received little scholarly attention.

On the one hand, news is becoming more visual, on the other hand, professional roles and newsroom processes are changing rapidly.

Från forskarföreningarna | Finland | 20 jan 2016

MEVI2016 - Luottamus - Förtroende

Medie- och kommunikationsforskningsdagarna i Finland organiseras i Helsingfors 8-9 april, 2016. Årets tema är Luottamus - Förtroende

NYHET | 18 jan 2016

Arbetsgrupp föreslår att finska Yle minskar sin produktion

Det finska public service-bolaget Yle bör dra ner på den egna produktionen för att istället köpa in tjänsten från oberoende produktionsbolag. Detta är ett av förslagen från den arbetsgrupp som det finska Kommunikationsministeriet utsåg i augusti 2015 för att utvärdera den finska mediemarknaden. Arbetsgruppen gav ut sin rapport i december.

NYHET | 14 jan 2016

The largest Icelandic media companies in 2014

Iceland’s largest media company, the privately owned 365 miðlar ehf., is twice as large as the second largest media company, the public service broadcaster RÚV, and three times as large as the newspaper publisher Árvakur hf. This is shown in 2014 revenue statistics.

Tidskrift | Sverige | 11 jan 2016

InfoTrend - tidskrift som återuppstått

InfoTrend är en  tidskrift för informationsspecialister och publicerar texter på svenska, engelska, danska och norska. Efter att ha legat vilande under några år har tidskriften återuppstått.

Call for proposals | 11 jan 2016

World Trends in Freedom of Expression and Media Development 2017

UNESCO is inviting written proposals from academic and research institutions for producing the 2017 report in the series World Trends in Freedom of Expression and Media Development

NYHET | 10 jan 2016

Män i kraftig majoritet i nyhetsflödet

Den femte globala nyhetsstudien Global Media Monitoring Project visar att män fortfarande är i kraftig majoritet i nyhetsflödet.