Australian Digital Futures Institute (ADFI)
The Australian Digital Futures Institute plays a global role in forging strategic partnerships, leading inter-disciplinary research, and realise focussed end-user outcomes to foster a digitally literate society. As the future emerges, ADFI’s role in horizon-scanning, prototyping, deployment and evaluation is critical in an increasingly dynamic world.
ADFI is a research institute focussed on the exploration of digital literacies for the future.
We have three programs of research: Digital Literacies, Personalised Learning, and Digital Inclusion.
ADFI provides a fertile intellectual and collegial environment for higher degree research.
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Dr Xiang Ren writes: Mobile reading (sometimes known as ‘phone reading) is fast growing in China. With 527 million active mobile Internet users in 2014, mobile reading has become a billion dollar market (Enfodesk, 2013). Mobile reading refers to the act of reading and consuming digital content on mobile devices, such as smart phones, tablets, […]
Neil Martin writes: Many years ago I had the opportunity to watch a demonstration by a blind web user on how he accessed a website. Using JAWS screen reader software and a browser, he navigated to a news article on the BBC website and listened to the audio of the text on the web page. […]
Dr Amy Antonio and Dr Renee Ireland write: The situation Country Australians face unique challenges that affect their mental health and wellbeing—drought and natural disasters, the threat of climate change, isolation, rural unemployment and poor access to health services. Worse still, health care providers face challenges recruiting and retaining highly qualified staff in the areas […]