About the authors – Libraries for Users

About the authors

Luisa Alvite, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Library and Information Science at the University of León, Spain. She has focused her research interests on Information Retrieval, Interfaces, Electronic Libraries and Digital Contents. She has published several works related to these subjects in different congress proceedings and scientific journals.

Leticia Barrionuevo has a degree in Information Science from the University Carlos III of Madrid. She completed a doctorate on ‘Knowledge Management and Transfer in the Organizations’ and she is now writing her doctoral dissertation on evaluation of institutional repositories. She has been in charge of the Library of the Faculty of Philosophy and Letters in the University of León from 2005, and she has worked in the field of archives and libraries for more than nine years. She is involved in the design and implementation of the open and institutional digital archive and she lectures on electronic resources and Open Access initiatives to university teaching staff.

The authors may be contacted at:

E-mail: luisa.alvite@unileon.es buffl@unileon.es