LabCom is a Communication Sciences research unit whose main purpose is to develop advanced research on communication and new media technologies, especially those underlying online and digital processes, in order to assess their impact on everyday life and understand different kinds of communication phenomena on an individual, communitarian and societal basis.
O LabCom está organizado em dois grupos de pesquisa:
– Communication & Media, dealing with the multilevel and multiform impacts and effects of communication and new media technologies
– Arts Group, focused on the relationship between communication and new media technologies in the arts and in its specific interfaces, from fine arts to cinema and design.
The most distinctive feature of LabCom is its strong online presence, with:
5 online journals:
4 online libraries:
1 online publisher:
1 digital newspaper:
1 online radio:
1 online television:
3 databases in the areas of cinema and image: