Teen reading in the digital era: Snapshot Report March 2017

Rutherford, Leonie, Johanson, Katya, Waller, Lisa and McRae, Michelle 2017, Teen reading in the digital era: Snapshot Report March 2017, Teen Reading and Digital Practices Research Group, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria.

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Title Teen reading in the digital era: Snapshot Report March 2017
Author(s) Rutherford, LeonieORCID iD for Rutherford, Leonie orcid.org/0000-0003-3940-3379
Johanson, KatyaORCID iD for Johanson, Katya orcid.org/0000-0001-7332-4645
Waller, LisaORCID iD for Waller, Lisa orcid.org/0000-0002-2689-8010
McRae, Michelle
Publication date 2017-03-20
Total pages 12
Publisher Teen Reading and Digital Practices Research Group, Deakin University
Place of publication Burwood, Victoria
Keyword(s) adolescent reading
recreational reading
digital reading
eBooks
digital access
mixed methods
Australian literature
Summary The Teen Reading in the Digital Era pilot study investigated Australian teenagers’ practice using traditional print and digital platformsfor long form recreational reading. Following Naomi Baron we used long form reading to refer to sustained, attentive reading of textsthat are around 2000 words in length or more. In practice this generally means books, longer fiction or non-fiction available in print ordigital formats. In the digital era, books and other long form narrative and informational texts can be accessed on a variety of platforms,including print, tablets, phones and dedicated eReading devices. The study, therefore, focused on how and where print books (pBooks),eBooks and other long form digital texts are sourced, whether by purchase, borrowing or sharing, and the geographic, economic andcultural factors that influence such choices.
Language eng
Field of Research 200104 Media Studies
HERDC Research category A6 Research report/technical paper
Copyright notice ©2017, The Authors
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