accessible, understandable, useable and
relevant to interested individuals, groups
and institutions working to generate
effective solutions to homelessness.
• Academic researchers do the creation
• Academic institutions do the rewarding
• Publishing – including production,
design, distribution – is handled by
• Strengths: peer review
• Limitations: barriers to access for
What is design thinking?
DESIGN THINKING integrates collaborative
processes of knowledge & content development
with a more assertive involvement in different
aspects of publishing (and modes of publication)
design, marketing, communications &
ULTIMATE GOAL: Increase the impact of research.