Centers conducting research on the social economic and political aspects of information and communication technologies:

Bergland Center for Internet Studies
Pacific University, Oregon, USA

Center for Advanced Studies and Research in Information and Communication Technologies & Society (ICT&S)
University of Salzburg. Germany

Center for Internet Research and Media Integration (CIM)
Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany

Center for Internet Studies
University of Washington

Digital World Research Centre (DWRC)
School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey

e-Horizons Project
A virtual centre linking the Oxford Internet Institute and the Oxford e-Research Centre (OeRC) at the University of Oxford

Information Systems and Innovation Group at LSE

Internet Centre
Imperial College, London,
*focuses on Internet applications and technology, but also conducts research on economic, social and legal issues

Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (IN3)
Open University of Catalonia

Netvision Institute for Internet Studies
Tel Aviv University, Isreal

Oxford Internet Institute (OII)
University of Oxford

Pew Internet and American Life Project

Singapore Internet Research Center
School of Communication and Information, Nanyang Technological University

Web Science Research Initiative (WSRI)
collaboration of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) at MIT and the School of Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) at the University of Southampton

Centers anchored in studies of the Information Society, Social Informatics:

Center for the Study of the Information Society (InfoSoc)
University of Haifa

Centre for Information Behaviour and the Evaluation of Research (Ciber)
University College London

Center for Research on Technology and Organizations (CRITO)
University of California, Irvine

Interdisciplinary Informatics Hub (IIH)
Science and Engineering faculty at Queen Mary, University of London

Rob Kling Center for Social Informatics
A virtual centre linking researchers across several departments at Indiana University

School of Information
University of Michigan

Social Informatics Research Unit (SIRU)
Department of Sociology, University of York

Centers more focused on Internet Law, Policy and Regulation:
Berkman Center for the Internet and Society
Harvard Law School

Center for Information Policy
College of Information Studies University of Maryland

Information Society Project
Yale Law School

Media Center
New York Law School

Samuelson Law
Technology and Public Policy Clinic at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law

Center for Internet and Society (CIS)
Stanford Law School

Centers more focused on Studies of Science, Technology and Society, including ICTs:

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Emerging Technologies (CITE)
University of Montreal, Canada

French National Institute for Research on IT>

Institute for the Study of Science Technology and Innovation (ISSTI)
Research Centre for Social Science, School of Social and Political Studies, University of Edinburgh (RCSS)

James Martin Institute for Science and Civilization (JMI)
Said Business School, University of Oxford

Program on Emerging Technologies (PoET)

Science and Technology Studies Unit (SATSU)
Department of Sociology, University of York

Centers more focused on Application Areas, such as Learning and Education or Government:

Futurelab, UK

Center for Technology in Government
University at Albany, State University of New York

Centers more focused on Human Computer Interaction:

Augmented Human Interaction (AHI) Laboratory
Department of Computer Science, Queen Mary, University of London

Centers more focused on Technology, Standards and Innovations:

Institute for Interdisciplinary Applications of Computer Science (CRI)
Caesarea Edmond Benjamin de Rothschild Foundation

California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calt2)

Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS)
UC Davis

Center for Internet Research
ICIR, Berkeley

MIT Media Lab

MIT Program on Internet & Telecoms Convergence

Oxford e-Research Centre (OeRC)
Oxford University Computer Laboratory

Networks and Integrated Projects involving Individual Researchers and Centers:

ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation, (CCi)

Association of Internet Researchers

Communications Innovation Institute
MIT, Cambridge, UCL and BT Research

*Cambridge-MIT Institute funded interdisciplinary collaboration between Engineering, Computer Science, Policy Study, Management Science and Economics departments

e-Society Programme of the Economic and Social Research Council
University of York

European Network for Communication and Information Perspectives (ENCIP)

National Centre for e-Social Science (NCeSS)
University of Manchester

*links projects and centres focusing on the role of advanced Internet and Grid technologies in research,

The Surveillance Project
Queensland University, Canada