Content Curation in Digital Media: Between Retrospective and Real-Time Information

  • Javier GuallarEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 503)


The concept of content curation and its application in journalism are introduced. Then, the use of content curation in digital media is analysed using 15 examples of articles that were produced with this technique. The examples are classified according to whether the information in them is retrospective, recent, current or real-time.


Digital media Online newspapers Content curation Journalists Content curators 



This study was made possible with the support given by the Spanish Agency for the Management of University and Research Grants (AGAUR) of the Government of Catalonia to the consolidated research group “Cultura i Continguts Digitals” (2014 SGR 760).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Barcelona (UB)BarcelonaSpain

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