Office of Research

Information & Society Center (ISC)


The Information & Society Center (ISC) investigates social and cultural aspects of information studies. Collaborative and interdisciplinary, we bring together researchers known for their scientific rigor, creativity, and integrity to conduct focused, innovative research and develop practices around the power of information to transform society.

Core Services Offered


Funding Information:

John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
National Science Foundation (NSF).
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

Reporting Structure:

Harry Bruce, Dean, Information School

Center Details

Director: Gomez, Ricardo
Location: Mary Gates Hall
Year Started: 1999
Administrator / Program Manager: Clark, Mary
Administering College/School: Information School 
Faculty Involvement: 12