The network communities of SeniorNet

@inproceedings{Mynatt1999TheNC,
  title={The network communities of SeniorNet},
  author={Elizabeth D. Mynatt and Annette Adler and Mizuko Ito and Charlotte Linde and Vicki L. O'Day},
  booktitle={ECSCW},
  year={1999}
}
With the explosion of participation on the Internet, there is increasing interest and speculation in extending its' uses to support diverse online communities, and particular interest in using the Internet to combat loneliness and isolation amongst senior citizens For the past year, we have been investigating SeniorNet (SN), a 12 year old organization that attempts to bring seniors together via computer networking technologies. We found a rich tapestry of human relationships supported by… CONTINUE READING
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