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Internet use and older people - end of project report to the funder.

Date: 21 December 2011

The Nominet Trust commissioned Professor Christine Milligan in the School of Health and Medicine and Dr Don Passey to write a state-of-the-art report on internet use by older people. Professor Mary Hamilton acted as a consultant on the project. The report has been well received by the Nominet Trust; they aim to use it to guide future developments of new activities in this field. The project report is now accessible online:

Milligan, C. and Passey, D. (2011). Ageing and the use of the Internet - current engagement and future needs: State-of-the-art report. Published by the Nominet Trust and accessible at:


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