This special issue focuses on “Community Partnership Research in Information Technology, Management, and Systems”. The articles explore themes related to the nature of community partnership research, academic and ethical challenges in participatory models of community research, working with communities wearing two hats (as academic researchers and community members), community perspectives on community partnership research, inclusive research design and researching with communities of practice. The papers represent a diversity of community contexts and fields in the information disciplines.

McKemmish, S., Burstein, F., Faulkhead, S., Fisher, J., Gilliland, A. J., McLoughlin, I., & Wilson, R. (Eds.). (2012). Information, Communication, & Society, 15(7), 985-990. Full Text.