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Katrin Weller, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Merja Mahrt, and Cornelius Puschmann, eds. Twitter and Society. New York: Peter Lang, 2014.

John Hartley, Jean Burgess, and Axel Bruns, eds. A Companion to New Media Dynamics. London: Blackwell, 2013.

Axel Bruns. Blogs, Wikipedia, Second Life and Beyond: From Production to Produsage. New York: Peter Lang, 2008.

Axel Bruns and Joanne Jacobs, eds. Uses of Blogs. New York: Peter Lang, 2006.

Axel Bruns. Gatewatching: Collaborative Online News Production. New York: Peter Lang, 2005.

Book Chapters, Journal Articles and Conference Papers

Produsers and Produsage

Axel Bruns. “Media Innovations, User Innovations, Societal Innovations.Journal of Media Innovations 1.1 (2014): 13-27.

Axel Bruns. “From Prosumption to Produsage.” In Ruth Towse and Christian Handke, eds., Handbook on the Digital Creative Economy. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2013. 67-78.

Axel Bruns. “Exploring the Pro-Am Interface between Production and Produsage.” In Francis L.F. Lee, Louis Leung, Jack Linchuan Qiu, and Donna S.C. Chu, eds., Frontiers in New Media Research. New York: Routledge, 2013. 241-258.

Axel Bruns and Tim Highfield. “Blogs, Twitter, and Breaking News: The Produsage of Citizen Journalism.” In Rebecca Ann Lind, ed., Produsing Theory in a Digital World: The Intersection of Audiences and Production. New York: Peter Lang, 2012. 15-32.

Axel Bruns. “Reconciling Community and Commerce? Collaboration between Produsage Communities and Commercial Operators.Information, Communication & Society 15.6 (2012): 815-835. DOI: 10.1080/1369118X.2012.680482.

Axel Bruns and Jan-Hinrik Schmidt. “Produsage: A Closer Look at Continuing Developments.New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia 17.1 (2012): 3-8. DOI: 10.1080/13614568.2011.563626.

Axel Bruns. “Beyond Difference: Reconfiguring Education for the User-Led Age.” In Ray Land and Siân Bayne, eds., Digital Difference: Perspectives on Online Learning. Rotterdam: Sense, 2011.

Axel Bruns. “Ad Hoc Innovation by Users of Social Networks: The Case of Twitter.Challenge Social Innovation conference, Vienna, 19-21 Sep. 2011. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio) Also published as ZSI Discussion Paper 16 (2012).

Axel Bruns. “Towards Distributed Citizen Participation: Lessons from WikiLeaks and the Queensland Floods.” In Peter Parycek, Manuel J. Kripp, and Noella Edelmann, eds., CeDEM11: Proceedings of the International Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government, Krems, Austria, 5-6 May 2011. Krems: Edition Donau-Universität Krems, 2011. 35-52. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns and Sal Humphreys. "Research Adventures in Web 2.0: Encouraging Collaborative Local Content Creation through edgeX." Media International Australia 136 (Aug. 2010): 42-59.

Axel Bruns. "Exploring the Pro-Am Interface between Production and Produsage." Paper presented at The Internet Turning 40: The Never-Ending Novelty of New Media Research? conference, Hong Kong, 17-19 June 2010. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides)

Axel Bruns. "Distributed Creativity: Filesharing and Produsage." In Mashup Cultures, ed. Stefan Sonvilla-Weiss. Vienna: Springer, 2010. 24-37.

Axel Bruns. "Vom Prosumenten zum Produtzer." In Prosumer Revisited: Zur Aktualität einer Debatte, eds. Birgit Blättel-Mink and Kai-Uwe Hellmann. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2010. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides)

Axel Bruns. "Produtzung: Von medialer zu politischer Partizipation." In Soziale Netze in der digitalen Welt: Das Internet zwischen egalitärer Teilhabe und ökonomischer Macht, eds. Christoph Bieber, Martin Eifert, Thomas Groß, and Jörn Lamla. Frankfurt: Campus, 2009.

Axel Bruns. "'Anyone Can Edit': Vom Nutzer zum Produtzer." kommunikation@gesellschaft 10 (2009).

Axel Bruns. "The User-Led Disruption: Self-(Re)broadcasting at Justin.tv and Elsewhere." Paper presented at EuroITV, Leuven, Belgium, 4 June 2009. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Disruption 2.0: Broadcast vs. Social Media." Paper presented at the Australasian Media & Broadcasting Congress, Sydney, 25-26 Nov. 2008. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Sal Humphreys and Axel Bruns. "Collaborative Local Content Creation through edgeX: An Evaluation." Paper presented at the AoIR 2008 conference, Copenhagen, 17 Oct. 2008. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Reconfiguring Television for a Networked, Produsage Context." Media International Australia 126 (2008): 82-94.

Axel Bruns. "Beyond Public Service Broadcasting: Produsage at the ABC." Invited presentation at the ABC Digital Media Forum, Sydney, 29 Feb. 2008.

Axel Bruns and Sal Humphreys. "Playing on the Edge: Facilitating the Emergence of a Local Digital Grassroots." Paper presented at the Association of Internet Researchers conference, Vancouver, 17-20 Oct. 2007. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "The Future Is User-Led: The Path towards Widespread Produsage." In Proceedings of PerthDAC 2007 (Perth, Western Australia, 15-18 Sep. 2007). Ed. Andrew Hutchinson. Perth: Curtin University of Technology, 2007. 68-77. Also published in Fibreculture Journal 11 (2008). (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Produsage: Towards a Broader Framework for User-Led Content Creation." In Proceedings: Creativity & Cognition 2007: Seeding Creativity: Tools, Media, and Environments (Washington, DC, 13-15 June 2007). Eds. Gerhard Fischer, Elisa Giaccardi, Mike Eisenberg, and Linda Candy. New York: Association for Computing Machinery, 2007. 99-106. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Produsage, Generation C, and Their Effects on the Democratic Process." Paper presented at the MiT 5 (Media in Transition) conference, MIT, Boston, 27-29 April 2007.

Axel Bruns. "Beyond Difference: Reconfiguring Education for the User-Led Age." Paper presented at the ICE 3 (Ideas, Cyberspace, Education) conference at Ross Priory, Loch Lomond, Scotland, 21-23 March 2007. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Towards Produsage: Futures for User-Led Content Production." In Proceedings: Cultural Attitudes towards Communication and Technology 2006 (Tartu, Estonia, 28 June - 1 July 2006). Eds. Fay Sudweeks, Herbert Hrachovec, and Charles Ess. Perth: Murdoch University, 2006. 275-84.

Axel Bruns. "Some Exploratory Notes on Produsers and Produsage." Research residency paper for the Institute for Distributed Creativity, New York. 2 Nov. 2005. Also posted at the iDC site.

Journalism and Citizen Journalism

Axel Bruns. “Social Media and Journalism during Times of Crisis.” In Jeremy Hunsinger and Theresa Senft, eds., The Social Media Handbook. New York: Routledge, 2014.

Axel Bruns, Tim Highfield, and Stephen Harrington. “Sharing the News: Dissemination of Links to Australian News Sites on Twitter.” In Janey Gordon, Paul Rowinski, and Gavin Stewart, eds., Br(e)aking the News: Journalism, Politics and New Media. New York: Peter Lang, 2013. 181-210.

Axel Bruns. “A Chance for Diversity? Australian Online Journalism.” In Eugenia Siapera and Andreas Veglis, eds., The Handbook of Global Online Journalism. London: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. 412-428.

Axel Bruns. “Journalists and Twitter: How Australian News Organisations Adapt to a New Medium.Media International Australia 144 (2012): 97-107.

Axel Bruns and Tim Highfield. “Blogs, Twitter, and Breaking News: The Produsage of Citizen Journalism.” In Rebecca Ann Lind, ed., Produsing Theory in a Digital World: The Intersection of Audiences and Production. New York: Peter Lang, 2012. 15-32.

Tim Highfield and Axel Bruns. “Confrontation and Cooptation: A Brief History of Australian Political Blogs.Media International Australia 143 (2012): 89-98.

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “Researching News Discussion on Twitter: New Methodologies.Journalism Studies 13.5-6 (2012): 801-14. DOI: 10.1080/1461670X.2012.664428.

Jean Burgess and Axel Bruns. “(Not) the Twitter Election: The Dynamics of the #ausvotes Conversation in Relation to the Australian Media Ecology.Journalism Practice 6.3 (2012): 384-402. DOI: 10.1080/17512786.2012.663610.

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “#ausvotes: How Twitter Covered the 2010 Australian Federal Election.Communication, Politics & Culture 44.2 (2011): 37-56.

Axel Bruns. “Gatekeeping, Gatewatching, Real-Time Feedback: New Challenges for Journalism.” Keynote presented at the SBPJor conference, Rio de Janeiro, 4 Nov. 2011. Also published in Brazilian Journalism Research 7.2 (2011). (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “New Methodologies for Researching News Discussion on Twitter.” Paper presented at the Future of Journalism conference, Cardiff, 8-9 Sep. 2011. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "From Reader to Writer: Citizen Journalism as News Produsage." In International Handbook of Internet Research, eds. Jeremy Hunsinger, Lisbeth Klastrup, and Matthew Allen. Dordrecht, NL: Springer, 2010. 119-134.

Axel Bruns. "The Blogification of Australian Journalism? Notes from the Election." Plenary paper presented at the Journalism Education Association conference, Sydney, 26 Nov. 2010. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Citizen Journalism and Everyday Life: A Case Study of Germany's myHeimat.de." In Journalists, Sources, and Credibility: New Perspectives, eds. Bob Franklin and Matt Carlson. London: Routledge, 2010.

Axel Bruns. "News Produsage in a Pro-Am Mediasphere: Why Citizen Journalism Matters." In News Online: Transformations and Continuities, eds. Graham Meikle and Guy Redden. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.

Axel Bruns. "Citizen Journalism and Everyday Life: A Case Study of Germany's myHeimat.de." Paper presented at Future of Journalism, Cardiff, 9-10 Sep. 2009. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns, Jason Wilson, and Barry Saunders. "Citizen Journalism as Social Networking: Reporting the 2007 Australian Federal Election." In Citizen Journalism: Global Perspectives, eds. Stuart Allan & Einar Thorsen. New York: Peter Lang, 2009.

Axel Bruns. "News Blogs and Citizen Journalism." e-Journalism: New Directions in Electronic News Media. Ed. Kiran Prasad. New Delhi: BR Publishing, 2009.

Axel Bruns. "Vom Gatekeeping zum Gatewatching: Modelle der journalistischen Vermittlung im Internet." In Journalismus im Internet: Profession - Partizipation - Technisierung. Eds. Christoph Neuberger, Christian Nuernbergk, and Melanie Rischke. Wiesbaden: VS-Verlag, 2009.

Lars Kirchhoff, Thomas Nicolai, Axel Bruns, and Tim Highfield. " Monitoring the Australian Blogosphere through the 2007 Australian Federal Election." Proceedings of ANZCA 2009, Brisbane, 8 July 2009. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns, Lars Kirchhoff, and Thomas Nicolai. "Mapping the Australian Political Blogosphere." Poster presented at WebSci '09, Athens, 19 Mar. 2009. (Poster PDFposter, ~5MB)

Jason Wilson, Barry Saunders, and Axel Bruns. "'Preditors': Making Citizen Journalism Work." In Notions of Community: A Collection of Community Media Debates and Dilemmas, ed. Janey Gordon. New York: Peter Lang, 2009. 245-270.

Axel Bruns and Debra Adams. "Mapping the Australian Political Blogosphere." In International Blogging: Identity, Politics, and Networked Publics, eds. Adrienne Russell and Nabil Echchaibi. New York: Peter Lang, 2009. 85-109.

Axel Bruns, Jason Wilson, and Barry Saunders. "Building Spaces for Hyperlocal Citizen Journalism." Paper presented at the AoIR 2008 conference, Copenhagen, 18 Oct. 2008. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns, Jason Wilson, Barry Saunders, Lars Kirchhoff, and Thomas Nicolai. " Australia's Political Blogosphere in the Aftermath of 2007 Federal Election." Paper presented at the AoIR 2008 conference, Copenhagen, 18 Oct. 2008. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns, Jason Wilson, Barry Saunders, Tim Highfield, Lars Kirchhoff, and Thomas Nicolai. "Locating the Australian Blogosphere: Towards a New Research Methodology." Paper presented at the ISEA 2008 conference, Singapore, 25 July - 3 August 2008. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "The Active Audience: Transforming Journalism from Gatekeeping to Gatewatching." In Making Online News: The Ethnography of New Media Production. Eds. Chris Paterson and David Domingo. New York: Peter Lang, 2008.

Jason Wilson, Axel Bruns, and Barry Saunders. "If the Cap Fits…: Hyperlocal Citizen Media and the Future of Representative Democracy." Paper presented at Politics: Web 2.0 conference, London, 17-18 Apr. 2008.

Axel Bruns. "Life beyond the Public Sphere: Towards a Networked Model for Political Deliberation." Information Polity 13.1-2 (2008): 65-79.

Axel Bruns. "Citizen Journalism in the 2007 Australian Federal Election." Paper presented at the AMIC 2008 conference: "Convergence, Citizen Journalism, and Social Change", Brisbane, 26-28 Mar. 2008. Also published in e-Journalist 8.1 (2008). (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Jason Wilson, Barry Saunders, and Axel Bruns. "'Preditors': Making Citizen Journalism Work." Paper presented at the AMIC 2008 conference: "Convergence, Citizen Journalism, and Social Change", Brisbane, 26-28 Mar. 2008.

Axel Bruns. "Gatewatching, Gatecrashing: Futures for Tactical News Media." Digital Media and Democracy: Tactics in Hard Times. Ed. Megan Boler. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT P, 2008.

Lars Kirchhoff, Axel Bruns, and Thomas Nicolai. "Investigating the Impact of the Blogosphere: Using PageRank to Determine the Distribution of Attention." Paper presented at the Association of Internet Researchers conference, Vancouver, 17-20 Oct. 2007. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Mark Deuze, Axel Bruns, and Christoph Neuberger. " Preparing for an Age of Participatory News." Journalism Practice 1.3 (2007). (PDF of the pre-print version; final article available here.)

Axel Bruns. "Methodologies for Mapping the Political Blogosphere: An Exploration Using the IssueCrawler Research Tool." First Monday 12.5 (May 2007).

Axel Bruns. "Wikinews: The Next Generation of Online News?" Scan Journal 3.1 (2006). Paper presented at the Association of Internet Researchers conference, Chicago, 8 Oct. 2005. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Ubiquitous Online News: Content Syndication and the Semantic Web." Paper presented at the Association of Internet Researchers conference, Brighton, 19-22 Sep. 2004.

Axel Bruns. "Stuff That Matters: The Rise and Rise of Open News." Paper presented at the ISEA2004 conference in Helsinki, 21 Aug. 2004.

Axel Bruns. "Reconfiguring Journalism: Syndication, Gatewatching, and Multiperspectival News in Australian Online Journalism." Virtual Nation: The Australian Internet Reader. Ed. Gerard Goggin. Sydney: UNSW P, 2004.

Axel Bruns. "Stuff That Matters: Slashdot and the Emergence of Open News." Paper presented at the Association of Internet Researchers conference in Toronto, 16-19 Oct. 2003.

Axel Bruns. "From Blogs to Open News: Notes towards a Taxonomy of P2P Publications." Paper presented at the ANZCA 2003 conference in Brisbane, 9-11 July 2003.

Axel Bruns. "Gatewatching, Not Gatekeeping: Collaborative Online News." Media International Australia 107 (May 2003).

Axel Bruns. "Community Building through Communal Publishing: The Emergence of Open News." Mediumi 2.1 (2003).

Social Media, Network Mapping and Visualisation

Axel Bruns. “Soziale Medien in Krisensituationen.” In Jürgen Brautmeier and Thomas Fuchs, eds., Programmbericht 2013: Fernsehen in Deutschland - Programmforschung und Programmdiskurs. Berlin: Vistas Verlag. 163-166.

Axel Bruns, Darryl Woodford, and Troy Sadkowsky. “Towards a Methodology for Examining Twitter Follower Accession.First Monday 19.4 (2014).

Stefan Stieglitz, Linh Dang-Xuan, Axel Bruns, and Christoph Neuberger. “Social Media Analytics: An Interdisciplinary Approach and Its Implications for Information Systems.Business & Information Systems Engineering 6.2 (2014): 89-96.

Stefan Stieglitz, Linh Dang-Xuan, Axel Bruns, and Christoph Neuberger. “Social Media Analytics: Ein interdisziplinärer Ansatz und seine Implikationen für die Wirtschaftsinformatik.Wirtschaftsinformatik 56.2 (2014): 101-109.

Axel Bruns. “Crisis Communication.” In Stuart Cunningham and Sue Turnbull, eds., The Media and Communications in Australia. Crows Nest, NSW: Allen & Unwin, 2014. 351-355.

Axel Bruns. “Social Media and Journalism during Times of Crisis.” In Jeremy Hunsinger and Theresa Senft, eds., The Social Media Handbook. New York: Routledge, 2014.

Katrin Weller, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Merja Mahrt, and Cornelius Puschmann. “Twitter and Society: An Introduction.” In Katrin Weller, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Merja Mahrt, and Cornelius Puschmann, eds. Twitter and Society. New York: Peter Lang, 2014. xxix-xxxviii.

Axel Bruns and Hallvard Moe. “Structural Layers of Communication on Twitter.” In Katrin Weller, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Merja Mahrt, and Cornelius Puschmann, eds. Twitter and Society. New York: Peter Lang, 2014. 15-28.

Axel Bruns and Stefan Stieglitz. “Metrics for Understanding Communication on Twitter.” In Katrin Weller, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Merja Mahrt, and Cornelius Puschmann, eds. Twitter and Society. New York: Peter Lang, 2014. 69-82.

Axel Bruns, Katrin Weller, and Stephen Harrington. “Twitter and Sports: Football Fandom in Emerging and Established Markets.” In Katrin Weller, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Merja Mahrt, and Cornelius Puschmann, eds. Twitter and Society. New York: Peter Lang, 2014. 263-280.

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “Crisis Communication in Natural Disasters: The Queensland Floods and Christchurch Earthquakes.” In Katrin Weller, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Merja Mahrt, and Cornelius Puschmann, eds. Twitter and Society. New York: Peter Lang, 2014. 373-384.

Cornelius Puschmann, Axel Bruns, Merja Mahrt, Katrin Weller, and Jean Burgess. “Epilogue: Why Study Twitter?” In Katrin Weller, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Merja Mahrt, and Cornelius Puschmann, eds. Twitter and Society. New York: Peter Lang, 2014. 425-432.

Axel Bruns and Darryl Woodford. “Identifying the Events That Connect Social Media Users: Charting Follower Accession on Twitter.” In SAGE Research Methods Cases. London: Sage, 2013.

Axel Bruns. “Faster than the Speed of Print: Reconciling ‘Big Data’ Social Media Analysis and Academic Scholarship.First Monday 18.10 (2013). DOI: 10.5210/fm.v18i10.4879.

Axel Bruns, Tim Highfield, and Stephen Harrington. “Sharing the News: Dissemination of Links to Australian News Sites on Twitter.” In Janey Gordon, Paul Rowinski, and Gavin Stewart, eds., Br(e)aking the News: Journalism, Politics and New Media. New York: Peter Lang, 2013. 181-210.

Axel Bruns and Stefan Stieglitz. “Quantitative Approaches to Comparing Communication Patterns on Twitter.” In Klaus Bredl, Julia Hünniger, and Jakob Linaa Jensen, eds., Methods for Analyzing Social Media. 20-44.

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “Blogforschung: Der ‘Computational Turn’. In Peter Haber and Eva Pflanzelter, eds., Historyblogosphere: Bloggen in den Geisteswissenschaften. Munich: Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag. 135-148.

Axel Bruns, Tim Highfield, and Jean Burgess. “The Arab Spring and Social Media Audiences: English and Arabic Twitter Users and Their Networks.American Behavioral Scientist 57.7 (2013): 871-898. DOI: 10.1177/0002764213479374.

Frances Shaw, Jean Burgess, Kate Crawford, and Axel Bruns. “Sharing News, Making Sense, Saying Thanks: Patterns of Talk on Twitter during the Queensland Floods.Australian Journal of Communication 40.1 (2013): 23-39.

Terry Flew, Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Kate Crawford, and Frances Shaw. “Social Media and Its Impact on Crisis Communication: Case Studies of Twitter Use in Emergency Management in Australia and New Zealand.” Paper presented at the ICA Regional Conference Communication and Social Transformation, Shanghai, China, 8-10 Nov. 2013.

Axel Bruns and Tim Highfield. “Political Networks on Twitter: Tweeting the Queensland State Election.Information, Communication & Society 16.5 (2013): 667-91. DOI: 10.1080/1369118X.2013.782328.

Avijit Paul and Axel Bruns. “Usability of Small Crisis Data Sets in the Absence of Big Data.” In Ezendu Ariwa, Wenbing Zhao, and Meenakshi Gandhi (eds.), Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Information, Business and Education Technology. Beijing: Atlantis Press, 718-721.

Jean Burgess, Axel Bruns, and Larissa Hjorth. “Emerging Methods for Digital Media Research: An Introduction.Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media 57.1 (Mar. 2013): 1-3. DOI: 10.1080/08838151.2012.761706.

Axel Bruns. “From Homepages to Network Profiles: Balancing Personal and Social Identity.” In John Hartley, Jean Burgess, and Axel Bruns, eds., A Companion to New Media Dynamics. London: Blackwell, 2013.

Axel Bruns and Stefan Stieglitz. “Towards More Systematic Twitter Analysis: Metrics for Tweeting Activities.International Journal of Social Research Methodology 16.2 (2013): 91-108. DOI: 10.1080/13645579.2012.756095.

Tim Highfield, Stephen Harrington, and Axel Bruns. “Twitter as a Technology for Audiencing and Fandom: The #Eurovision Phenomenon.Information, Communication & Society 16.3 (2013): 315-39. DOI: 10.1080/1369118X.2012.756053.

Axel Bruns and Stefan Stieglitz. “Quantitative Approaches to Comparing Communication Patterns on Twitter.Journal of Technology in Human Services 30.3-4 (2012): 160-185. DOI: 10.1080/15228835.2012.744249.

Jean Burgess and Axel Bruns. “Twitter Archives and the Challenges of ‘Big Social Data’ for Media and Communication Research.M/C Journal 15.5 (2012).

Axel Bruns. “Journalists and Twitter: How Australian News Organisations Adapt to a New Medium.Media International Australia 144 (2012): 97-107.

Axel Bruns and Tim Highfield. “Blogs, Twitter, and Breaking News: The Produsage of Citizen Journalism.” In Rebecca Ann Lind, ed., Produsing Theory in a Digital World: The Intersection of Audiences and Production. New York: Peter Lang, 2012. 15-32.

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. "Notes towards the Scientific Study of Public Communication on Twitter." In Alexander Tokar et al., Science and the Internet. Düsseldorf: Düsseldorf University Press. 159-169. From a keynote presented at the Conference on Science and the Internet, Düsseldorf, 4 Aug. 2012. (Slides + Videopresentation video, slides and audio)

Stephen Harrington, Tim Highfield and Axel Bruns. “More than a Backchannel: Twitter and Television.” In José Manuel Noguera, ed., Audience Interactivity and Participation. Brussels: COST Action Transforming Audiences, Transforming Societies, 2012. 13-17.

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “Doing Blog Research.” In James Arthur et al., eds., Research Methods & Methodologies in Education. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage, 2012.

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “Local and Global Responses to Disaster: #eqnz and the Christchurch Earthquake.” Paper presented at the Australia New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management Conference, Brisbane, 18 Apr. 2012. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns and Eugene Liang Yuxian. “Tools and Methods for Capturing Twitter Data during Natural Disasters.First Monday 17.4 (2012).

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “Researching News Discussion on Twitter: New Methodologies.Journalism Studies 13.5-6 (2012): 801-14. DOI: 10.1080/1461670X.2012.664428.

Jean Burgess and Axel Bruns. “(Not) the Twitter Election: The Dynamics of the #ausvotes Conversation in Relation to the Australian Media Ecology.Journalism Practice 6.3 (2012): 384-402. DOI: 10.1080/17512786.2012.663610.

Axel Bruns. "How Long Is a Tweet? Mapping Dynamic Conversation Networks on Twitter Using Gawk and Gephi." Information, Communication & Society 15.9 (2012). 1323-1351.

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “#ausvotes: How Twitter Covered the 2010 Australian Federal Election.Communication, Politics & Culture 44.2 (2011): 37-56.

Axel Bruns. “Ad Hoc Innovation by Users of Social Networks: The Case of Twitter.Challenge Social Innovation conference, Vienna, 19-21 Sep. 2011. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio) Also published as ZSI Discussion Paper 16 (2012).

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “New Methodologies for Researching News Discussion on Twitter.” Paper presented at the Future of Journalism conference, Cardiff, 8-9 Sep. 2011. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “The Use of Twitter Hashtags in the Formation of Ad Hoc Publics.” Paper presented at the European Consortium for Political Research conference, Reykjavik, 25-27 Aug. 2011. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Tim Highfield, Lars Kirchhoff and Thomas Nicolai. "Mapping the Australian Networked Public Sphere." Social Science Computer Review 29.3 (2011): 277-287.

Lars Kirchhoff, Thomas Nicolai, Axel Bruns, and Tim Highfield. " Monitoring the Australian Blogosphere through the 2007 Australian Federal Election." Proceedings of ANZCA 2009, Brisbane, 8 July 2009. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns, Lars Kirchhoff, and Thomas Nicolai. "Mapping the Australian Political Blogosphere." Poster presented at WebSci '09, Athens, 19 Mar. 2009. (Poster PDFposter, ~5MB)

Axel Bruns and Debra Adams. "Mapping the Australian Political Blogosphere." In International Blogging: Identity, Politics, and Networked Publics, eds. Adrienne Russell and Nabil Echchaibi. New York: Peter Lang, 2009. 85-109.

Axel Bruns, Jason Wilson, Barry Saunders, Lars Kirchhoff, and Thomas Nicolai. " Australia's Political Blogosphere in the Aftermath of 2007 Federal Election." Paper presented at the AoIR 2008 conference, Copenhagen, 18 Oct. 2008. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns, Jason Wilson, Barry Saunders, Tim Highfield, Lars Kirchhoff, and Thomas Nicolai. "Locating the Australian Blogosphere: Towards a New Research Methodology." Paper presented at the ISEA 2008 conference, Singapore, 25 July - 3 August 2008. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Methodologies for Mapping the Political Blogosphere: An Exploration Using the IssueCrawler Research Tool." First Monday 12.5 (May 2007).

Government and Democracy

Axel Bruns. “Towards Distributed Citizen Participation: Lessons from WikiLeaks and the Queensland Floods.JeDEM: e-Journal of e-Democracy and Open Government 4.2 (2012): 142-159.

Axel Bruns. “Towards Distributed Citizen Participation: Lessons from WikiLeaks and the Queensland Floods.” In Peter Parycek, Manuel J. Kripp, and Noella Edelmann, eds., CeDEM11: Proceedings of the International Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government, Krems, Austria, 5-6 May 2011. Krems: Edition Donau-Universität Krems, 2011. 35-52. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns and Adam Swift. "g4c2c: Enabling Citizen Engagement at Arms' Length from Government." EDEM 2010: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on E-Democracy, Krems, Austria, 6-7 May 2010, eds. Peter Parycek and Alexander Prosser. Krems, Austria: Österreichische Computer Gesellschaft, 2010. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns and Jason Wilson. "Citizen Consultation from Above and Below: The Australian Perspective." In Politics, Democracy and E-Government: Participation and Service Delivery, ed. Christopher Reddick. Hershey, PA: IGI Global, 2010. 332-346.

Axel Bruns. "Produtzung: Von medialer zu politischer Partizipation." In Soziale Netze in der digitalen Welt: Das Internet zwischen egalitärer Teilhabe und ökonomischer Macht, eds. Christoph Bieber, Martin Eifert, Thomas Groß, and Jörn Lamla. Frankfurt: Campus, 2009.

Axel Bruns and Jason Wilson. "Citizen Consultation from Above and Below: The Australian Perspective." Paper presented at EDEM 2009, Vienna, 7-8 Sep. 2009. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Life beyond the Public Sphere: Towards a Networked Model for Political Deliberation." Information Polity 13.1-2 (2008): 65-79.

Axel Bruns. "Produsage, Generation C, and Their Effects on the Democratic Process." Paper presented at the MiT 5 (Media in Transition) conference, MIT, Boston, 27-29 April 2007.

Information & Communication Technology

Thomas Nicolai, Lars Kirchhoff, Axel Bruns, Jason Wilson, and Barry Saunders. "The Self-Googling Phenomenon: Investigating the Performance of Personalized Information Resources." First Monday 14.12 (7 Dec. 2009).

Lelia Green and Axel Bruns. ".au: Australia." Digital Review of Asia Pacific 2009-10. Eds. Felix Librero and Patricia B. Arinto. Montréal: Sage / IDRC / Orbicom, 2008.

Thomas Nicolai, Lars Kirchhoff, Axel Bruns, Jason Wilson, and Barry Saunders. " Google Yourself! Measuring the Performance of Personalized Information Resources." Paper presented at the AoIR 2008 conference, Copenhagen, 15-19 Oct. 2008.

Lelia Green and Axel Bruns. ".au: Australia." Digital Review of Asia Pacific 2007/2008. Eds. Felix Librero and Patricia B. Arinto. Montréal: Sage / IDRC / Orbicom, 2007.

Mobile Media

Liu Cheng and Axel Bruns. "Mobile News in Chinese Newspaper Groups: A Case Study of Yunnan Daily Press Group." In Mobile Technologies: From Telecommunications to Media, eds. Gerard Goggin and Larissa Hjorth. New York: Routledge, 2009. 187-201.

Axel Bruns, Rachel Cobcroft, Jude Smith, and Stephen Towers. "Mobile Learning Technologies and the Move towards 'User-Led Education'." Proceedings: Mobile Media 2007 (Sydney, 2-4 July 2007). Eds. Gerard Goggin and Larissa Hjorth. Sydney: University of Sydney, 2007. 326-334.

Liu Cheng and Axel Bruns. "Cell Phone SMS News in Chinese Newspaper Groups: A Case Study of Yunnan Daily Press Group." Proceedings: Mobile Media 2007 (Sydney, 2-4 July 2007). Eds. Gerard Goggin and Larissa Hjorth. Sydney: University of Sydney, 2007. 231-244.

New Media and/in Education

Axel Bruns and Jean Burgess. “Doing Blog Research.” In James Arthur et al., eds., Research Methods & Methodologies in Education. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage, 2012.

Axel Bruns. “Beyond Difference: Reconfiguring Education for the User-Led Age.” In Ray Land and Siân Bayne, eds., Digital Difference: Perspectives on Online Learning. Rotterdam: Sense, 2011.

Axel Bruns and Sal Humphreys. "Building Collaborative Capacities in Learners: The M/Cyclopedia Project, Revisited." Proceedings of the the International Symposium on Wikis, Montréal, 21-23 Oct. 2007. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns, Rachel Cobcroft, Jude Smith, and Stephen Towers. "Mobile Learning Technologies and the Move towards 'User-Led Education'." Proceedings: Mobile Media 2007 (Sydney, 2-4 July 2007). Eds. Gerard Goggin and Larissa Hjorth. Sydney: University of Sydney, 2007. 326-334.

Axel Bruns. "Beyond Difference: Reconfiguring Education for the User-Led Age." Paper presented at ICE 3 (Ideas, Cyberspace, Education) conference at Ross Priory, Loch Lomond, Scotland, 21-23 March 2007.

Rachel Cobcroft, Stephen Towers, Judith Smith, and Axel Bruns. "Mobile Learning in Review: Opportunities and Challenges for Learners, Teachers, and Institutions." Proceedings of the Online Learning and Teaching Conference 2006. Brisbane: Queensland University of Technology, 2006.

Peter Duffy and Axel Bruns. "The Use of Blogs, Wikis and RSS in Education: A Conversation of Possibilities." Proceedings of the Online Learning and Teaching Conference 2006, Brisbane: Queensland University of Technology, 2006.

Stephen Towers, Jude Smith, and Axel Bruns. "E-Learning Environments: Generation C - The Missing Link." Proceedings of the Symposium on Teaching Technology in Higher Education: The 24/7 e-University. Perth, 2005.

Axel Bruns and Sal Humphreys. "Wikis in Teaching and Assessment: The M/Cyclopedia Project." Proceedings of the 2005 International Symposium on Wikis, San Diego, 17-18 Oct. 2005. Ed. Dirk Riehle. New York: Association for Computing Machinery, 2005. Also available from the WikiSym 2005 conference site.

Trebor Scholz and Axel Bruns. "Share, Share Widely: Technologies for Distributed Creativity." Interview with Axel Bruns (adjusted by Trebor Scholz) for WebCamTalk 1.0 (audio also available: 23MB MP3 or streaming media). Also published in "Dot Org Boom." Official publication of Pixelache Festival 2005.

Donna Lee Brien and Axel Bruns. "Teaching Electronic Creative Writing: A Report from the Creative Industries Frontline." Issues in Writing 13.2 (2003). (Longer pre-print version than the final piece published in the journal.)

Streaming Media

Axel Bruns. "The User-Led Disruption: Self-(Re)broadcasting at Justin.tv and Elsewhere." Paper presented at EuroITV, Leuven, Belgium, 4 June 2009. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Disruption 2.0: Broadcast vs. Social Media." Paper presented at the Australasian Media & Broadcasting Congress, Sydney, 25-26 Nov. 2008. (Slides + Audiopresentation slides and audio)

Axel Bruns. "Reconfiguring Television for a Networked, Produsage Context." Media International Australia 126 (2008).

Axel Bruns. "Futures for Webcasting: Regulatory Approaches in Australia and the U.S." Sonic Synergies: Music, Identity, Technology and Community. Eds. Gerry Bloustien, Susan Luckman, and Margaret Peters. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2008. (Paper presented at the Sonic Synergies conference in Adelaide, 17-20 July 2003.)

Axel Bruns. "Fight for Survival: The RIAA's Sustained Attack on Streaming Media." M/C Journal 6.1 (Feb. 2003).

Intellectual Property

Axel Bruns. "Futures for Webcasting: Regulatory Approaches in Australia and the U.S." Sonic Synergies: Music, Identity, Technology and Community. Eds. Gerry Bloustien, Susan Luckman, and Margaret Peters. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2008. (Paper presented at the Sonic Synergies conference in Adelaide, 17-20 July 2003.)

Danny Butt and Axel Bruns. "Digital Rights Management and Music in Australasia." Media & Arts Law Review 10.4 (2005): 265-78.

Electronic Creative Writing and New Media Art

Donna Lee Brien and Axel Bruns. "Teaching Electronic Creative Writing: A Report from the Creative Industries Frontline." Issues in Writing 13.2 (2003). (Longer pre-print version than the final piece published in the journal.)

Axel Bruns. "Dancing about Architecture: Arts Resources Online." fineArt forum 17.4 (2003).

Reports and Discussion Papers

Theresa Sauter and Axel Bruns. "Social Media in the Media: How Australian Media Perceive Social Media as Political Tools." Brisbane: ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation, 2013.

Axel Bruns, Jean Burgess, Kate Crawford, and Frances Shaw. "#qldfloods and @QPSMedia: Crisis Communication on Twitter in the 2011 South East Queensland Floods." Brisbane: ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation, 2012.

Barbara Gligorijevic and Axel Bruns. "New Media Services: Ratings and Recommendations Websites in the Travel and Tourism Industry." Sydney: Smart Services CRC, 2010.

Axel Bruns and Mark Bahnisch. "Social Media Volume 1 - State of the Art." Sydney: Smart Services CRC, 2009.

Axel Bruns. "Social Media Volume 2 - User Engagement Strategies." Sydney: Smart Services CRC, 2009.

Robert Fitzgerald and James Steele, eds. "Digital Learning Communities (DLC): Investigating the Application of Social Software to Support Networked Learning (CG6-36)." Final report to the Carrick Institute for Teaching and Learning / Australian Learning and Teaching Council. 2009.

Jen Webb et al. "Australian Writing Programs Network (CG642)." Final report to the Carrick Institute for Teaching and Learning / Australian Learning and Teaching Council. 2008.

Terry Flew, Stuart Cunningham, Axel Bruns, and Jason Wilson. "Social Innovation, User-Created Content and the Future of the ABC and SBS as Public Service Media." Submission to the ABC and SBS Review, Australian federal Department of Broadband, Communications, and the Digital Economy. Brisbane, 12 Dec. 2008.

Axel Bruns, Lars Kirchhoff, Thomas Nicolai, Jason Wilson, Barry Saunders, and Tim Highfield. "Discussion Paper: Network and Concept Maps for the Blogosphere." Discussion paper for blog mapping project, 1 May 2008.

Jude Smith, Axel Bruns, and Ross Daniels. "Towards Critical, Collaborative and Creative ICT literacies: Integrating Innovative On Campus and Online Learning Environments." Report to the QUT Teaching and Learning Large Grant Forum, Tuesday 7 November 2006.

Theses

Axel Bruns. "Resource Centre Sites: The New Gatekeepers of the Web?" Ph.D. Thesis, University of Queensland, 2002.

Axel Bruns. "'Every Home Is Wired': The Use of Internet Discussion Fora by a Subcultural Community." Honours Thesis, University of Queensland, 1998.

Book Reviews

Axel Bruns. "Memory Lane: Henry Jenkins's Fans, Bloggers, and Gamers." M/C Reviews 5 Nov. 2006.

Axel Bruns. "Stating the Obvious: Eileen R. Meehan's Why TV Is Not Our Fault." International Journal of Media and Cultural Politics 2.3 (2006): 359-67.

Axel Bruns. "The Shoulders of Giants: The New Media Reader." (Eds. Noah Wardrip-Fruin and Nick Montfort.) fineArt forum 17.11 (2003).

Axel Bruns. "Past, Present - and Future? A Short History of Cultural Studies by John Hartley." Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies 17.4 (Dec. 2003).

Axel Bruns. "Broad Perspective: New Media: An Introduction by Terry Flew." M/C Reviews (2003).

Axel Bruns. "Lighting a Candle: Geert Lovink's Dark Fiber. " M/C Reviews (2003).

Axel Bruns. "File under 'Heavy': Scott Lash's Critique of Information. " M/C Reviews (2003).