The Institute of Communication Sciences (ISCC) is a research center of the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), Paris Sorbonne and University Pierre and Marie Curie (UPMC).
Its activities, spanned in 12 research groups with 13 permanent researchers and 31 researchers from partner universities, are dedicated to interdisciplinary research in communication science with a special interest in the interaction between science, technologies and society.
In particular, 3 research groups are dedicated to the interplay of the internet and other digital technologies and society.
- Digital Paths: Internet and Web History, Digital Cultures, Born-Digital Heritage, Web Archiving and its governance.
- Information and Commons Governance: Open Access, Peer Production, Citizen Science, Distributed Architectures.
- Modelisation of Temporal Interactions: Controverses, Collaboration, Networks.