Andrea Gasparini


is a Ph.D. research Fellow at the Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway. He has also worked for 20 years as a chief engineer at the University of Oslo Library. He has been working with e-readers and tablet PCs in a primary school and the University of Oslo for his master thesis.  For the moment, he is finishing his Ph.D. about the use of Design Thinking and Service Design in academic libraries. Andrea Gasparini had the possibility to test his approach in Norway, Italy, USA, and Uganda. In addition, he has received in 2017 a grant to study ways of using Artificial Intelligence (AI) combined with a designerly and user-centered approach in the context of an academic library. His publications include book chapters, journal papers, conference papers, and covers both the field of Design Thinking in diverse contexts as well as the use of technologies in schools.  



Articles published on IXD&A:


Temporality and Innovation in Digital Humanities: The Case of Papyri from Tebtunis, N.34, 2017, pp. 161-184, abstractdownload