Virtual Reality and Establishing a Presence in Second Life: New Forms of Grey Literature?

Kristine Ferry, Julia Gelfand, Dana Peterman & Holly Tomren
Co-authored together with J. Gelfand, D. Peterman, and H. Tomren: The virtual reality program Second Life poses new challenges to its more than 3 million users that include economic interactions, methods of communication, and documentation. This paper assesses the range of activities taking place in Second Life, proposes how Second Life may be viewed as a form of emergent grey literature, discusses the tools used to discover, document, and preserve it. Just five years ago,...
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