Henrik Jochumsen

Henrik Jochumsen

Associate Professor - Promotion Programme

Primary fields of research

Henrik Jochumsen has done extensive research on cultural policy. As a cultural sociologist, he is interested in how cultural policy is influenced by the development of society in general and vice versa. In his research, he has special focus on public libraries including library spaces, partnerships between the library and the surrounding community and development of new competencies among librarians. Within the last two years, he has been engaged in the European research-project: ALMPUB - Archives, Libraries and Museums as Public Sphere Institutions. Henrik Jochumsen has written several books and articles on the public library and he does participate as a consultant in connection with library-projects and new library buildings.


  • LAM-institutions
  • Public libraries
  • Library development
  • Design of libraries
  • Cultural policy
  • Cultural Theory
  • Sociologi
  • Methods


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