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Libby Hemphill

Libby Hemphill

Associate Professor of Information, School of Information, Research Associate Professor, Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research, Institute for Social Research and Associate Professor of the Digital Studies Institute, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts Email: [email protected] Phone: 734/763-2285
Office: School of Information/3360 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: Yes Personal website Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) News About Libby Hemphill




Areas of interest

Social media, civic engagement, automated moderation techniques, fan studies, political communication, digital curation and data stewardship


A.B. in General Studies in the Humanities, The University of Chicago

M.S. in Information, The University of Michigan

Ph.D. in Information, The University of Michigan

News about Libby Hemphill

Quoted by Bloomberg. Associate professor Libby Hemphill. Associate professor Joyojeet Pal. TikTok's Rules Deter Researchers From Crunching Data on Users, Misinformation.
Pal and Hemphill: Tiktok’s rules deter researchers from accessing data

TikTok’s terms of services are preventing researchers from being able to study the behaviors of users on the platform.

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UMSI research roundup. Wealth redistribution. Virtual Care. News Consumtion. Check out UMSI faculty and PhD student publications.
Wealth redistribution | virtual care | news consumption: UMSI Research Roundup

Recent UMSI faculty and PhD student publications.

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