Christine Borgman
GSE&IS 235
300 North Charles E. Young Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1520

Christine Borgman

Distinguished Research Professor


  • Professor of Information Studies
  • Presidential Chair in Information Studies


  • Ph.D., Communication, Stanford University
  • M.L.S., University of Pittsburgh
  • B.A., Mathematics. Michigan State University

Teaching & Research Interests

  • Scholarly communication
  • Data and data practices
  • Digital libraries
  • Scientific information
  • Digital humanities
  • Information seeking
  • Information retrieval
  • Information policy
  • Infrastructure
  • Bibliometrics

Select Publications

Borgman, C. L. (2015). Big Data, Little Data, No Data: Scholarship in the Networked World. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Borgman, C. L. (2007). Scholarship in the Digital Age: Information, Infrastructure, and the Internet. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Borgman, C. L. (2000). From Gutenberg to the Global Information Infrastructure: Access to Information in the Networked World. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press.

Pasquetto, I. V., Borgman, C. L., & Wofford, M. F. (2019). Uses and Reuses of Scientific Data: The Data Creators’ Advantage. Harvard Data Science Review1(2).

Borgman, C. L. (2019). The Lives and After Lives of Data. Harvard Data Science Review1(1).

Borgman, C. L. (2018). Open Data, Grey Data, and Stewardship: Universities at the Privacy Frontier. Berkeley Technology Law Journal33(2), 365–412. .