Digital inclusion seeks to bring the benefits of information and communication technologies (ICT) to vulnerable populations such as low-income families, residents of rural communities, seniors, disabled citizens, at-risk youth, immigrants,...
This study examines the relationship between online social support and intercultural adaptation of immigrants. Data was collected from a telephone survey conducted among Chinese immigrants in Singapore.
L’article aborde l’utilisation d’Internet dans les réseaux sociaux locaux et transnationaux de jeunes migrants en région au Québec, afin de cerner les rapports entre ces réseaux et les identités (au sens de sentiments d’appartenance).
Current trends in thinking on contemporary migration (in particular, theories on transnational networks) agree that today's migrants are the actors of a culture of bonds, which they themselves have founded and which they maintain even as they...
Migrants to a new homeland face significant adaptation and communication challenges. Information communication technologies (ICTs) are obvious tools to bridge these challenges.
Research indicates that to effectively participate in today’s global digital information age, Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) familiarity is essential for individuals and communities.
The diffusion of information and communication technology (ICT) has witnessed a surge in recent years. The rate of adoption across countries diverges considerably regardless of the income levels.
Les sociétés africaines témoignent un intérêt certain pour les nouvelles technologies de l’information et de la communication. Ces technologies appartiennent au domaine des innovations majeures de la fin du XXe siècle.
This article examines how information service providers, particularly libraries, may assist effectively in meeting the information needs of immigrants.
This paper identifies factors that were influential in the blended learning experiences of 17 newly-arrived adult immigrants (the majority of who were women) attending English language classes that integrated Information and Communications...