• P. Franch, J. Guallar
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (5), 19

    Abstract
    After introducing journalistic documentation products in digital media such as Special reports and Topics, this paper reviews the literature about this issue and presents [...]

  • A. Delgado-Gómez
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (5), 18

    Abstract
    In this text we codify some indicators about how information and records are currently produced, exploring social circumstances under which information is produced. Results [...]

  • J. Hilera-González, L. Fernández-Sanz, E. Suárez-Morón
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (5), 17

    Abstract
    Readability refers to the ease of reading and understanding a text. The need to ensure the readability of Web pages is related to universal access to products and services [...]

  • J. Díaz-Noci, A. Tous-Rovirosa
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (5), 16

    Abstract
    Since copyright first appeared in the legal system in the 17th century, with every new technology the enforcement of authors’ rights has faced a necessary adaptation of [...]

  • C. Oppenheim
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (5), 15

    Abstract
    The main characteristics of cloud computing services are explained and the clauses typically included in contracts between suppliers and customers of such services are discussed. [...]

  • C. Iglesias-Rebollo
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (5), 14

    Abstract
    Law and Information are two concepts that need each other, although the complexity of their relationship is not always fully understood. We propose an overview of the main [...]

  • L. Álvarez-de-Toledo-Saavedra
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 13

    Abstract
    Planning and problems encountered to collect, track and disseminate researchers publications at the University of Oviedo. The library is an essential part of the university’s [...]

  • A. Nardi, L. Yrusta
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 12

    Abstract
    This paper offers a management model to create an open access office at the Universidad Nacional de Córdoba. This office intends to provide instruction and training to the [...]

  • E. Blanco, A. Casaldàliga
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 11

    Abstract
    In recent years, the UPF has implemented several initiatives to disseminate the scientific output of the university’s teaching and research personnel: UPF digital repository [...]

  • A. Oyarce-Gatica, M. Mardones
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 10

    Abstract
    In the context of the knowledge society, it is necessary that university libraries understand that their challenges are correlated with the strategic sectors of national and [...]

  • M. Tort, L. Anglada, E. Cassà, J. Pallarès, R. Ros
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 9

    Abstract
    A brief description of the international state of interlibrary loan (ILL) is presented. The limitations of the previous ILL service provided by the Consortium of University [...]

  • A. Greco, L. Bornmann, W. Marx
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 8

    Abstract
    The Union of South American Nations (Unasur) can be considered as a new emergent region in the world. By using advanced bibliometric methods, the development of science and [...]

  • J. Guallar, E. Abadal, L. Codina
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 7

    Abstract
    The digital press archives of the Spanish newspapers with the largest digital circulations ara analysed. Evaluative study based on 27 indicators divided into 4 main sections: [...]

  • B. Rodríguez-Bravo, M. Alvite-Díez, M. Morán-Suárez, G. Marraud
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 6

    Abstract
    The aim of the study is to test a methodology to investigate the correlation between the models of electronic information usage and the scientific communication preferences [...]

  • P. Grande-González, P. De-la-Fuente-Redondo
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 5

    Abstract
    Overview of the implementation of social web technologies in Spanish university libraries. The research made it possible to determine, among other issues, the reasons why [...]

  • N. González-Fernández-Villavicencio
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 4

    Abstract
    Reference services, both face-to-face and virtual, in academic libraries have a low usage, which jeopardize their continuity. University librarians worldwide are pursuing [...]

  • J. Rodríguez-Gairín
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 3

    Abstract
    Trends over the past 20 years (1992-2012) of interlibrary lending and document supply (ILDS) automation in Spanish academic libraries are discussed. Taking into account the [...]

  • L. Anglada
    El profesional de la información (2012). Vol. 21, (6), 2

    Abstract
    Review of the technological advances that have influenced the evolution of the academic library, and description of the actions taken to accommodate them: developing repositories [...]

  • P. Roca, M. Cervera, L. Pelà, R. Clemente, M. Chiumenti
    The Open Civil Engineering Journal (2012). Vol. 6 (Suppl. 1-M7), pp. 188-199.

    Abstract
    This paper presents a continuum model for the simulation of the viscous effects and the long-term damage accumulation in masonry structures. The rheological model is based [...]

  • J. Tramullas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 78

    Abstract
    Computerization has long been the support structure for basic information management services offered by libraries. However, the development of Web 2.0 tools in recent years, [...]

  • R. Lozano
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 77

    Abstract
    The main issues covered at the seminar “New paradigms in the management of public libraries: library and social development”, held at the Cultural Office of the Spanish [...]

  • -. Varios autores
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 76

    Abstract
    Informes aparecidos en 2011 sobre el tema indicado

  • T. Baiget
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 75

    Abstract
    Presentación

  • -. Varios autores
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 74

    Abstract
    Informes

  • F. Tosete-Herranz
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 73

    Abstract
    Mobility is the driving force of a radical transformation of society and of our lives, and the emergence of smartphones and tablets has been a turning point. This transformation [...]

  • F. García-Marco
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 72

    Abstract
    The relevance and potential impact of Apple Computer’s iBooks initiative is discussed. iBooks is aimed at the USA textbook market, but it has a great potential to expand, [...]

  • F. Juárez-Urquijo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 71

    Abstract
    The generation of new multimedia content that facilitates contact with mobile devices is a pending task for cultural agents. From the perspective of the public library, we [...]

  • J. Leiva-Aguilera
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 70

    Abstract
    QR codes are an easy way to read information from mobile devices and allow direct or indirect access to information resources. For libraries, these codes can help to expand [...]

  • D. Torres-Salinas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 69

    Abstract
    One of the main internet trends is the increasing access to information through mobile devices, especially smartphones. The so-called mobile web is affecting all areas, including [...]

  • J. Serrano-Cobos
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 68

    Abstract
    Review of the developments and trends in computing and telecommunications that have the greatest impact on the documentary and library environment. Among the topics considered [...]

  • -. Varios autores
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 67

    Abstract
    Informes aparecidos en 2011 sobre el tema indicado

  • J. Merlo-Vega
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 66

    Abstract
    Google is a tool for retrieving high-value information, but its growing adaptation of search results to commercial criteria, based on an alleged adaptation to user preferences [...]

  • T. Saorín
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 65

    Abstract
    The importance for libraries, archives and cultural heritage institutions of open innovation on the basis of linked open data basis is discussed. As the web evolves into a [...]

  • T. Saorín
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 64

    Abstract
    The tensions between centralization and decentralization in complex enterprise web sites are addressed from the perspective of conventional information architecture, based [...]

  • E. Orduña-Malea
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 63

    Abstract
    In the 2012 edition of the Ranking web of world universities there has been a major change in methodology, forced by changes in the source for obtaining external links to [...]

  • J. Pastor-Sánchez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 62

    Abstract
    This paper shows some trends that are currently occurring in the environment of the semantic web. More specifically it presents schema.org, a project developed by Google, [...]

  • J. Cordón, J. Alonso-Arévalo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 61

    Abstract
    Social networks are emerging as a core element in professional and literary accreditation systems, shaping not only a new form of opinion generation, but also an information [...]

  • N. Arroyo-Vázquez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 60

    Abstract
    Twitter is one of the most relevant services used during the past year by library and information science professionals. One of its uses is for the dissemination of information [...]

  • J. Castillo-Vidal
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 59

    Abstract
    Searching for images requires procedures that go beyond the mere recognition of shapes, colors and other aspects of automatic indexing. Image analysis is needed that measures [...]

  • J. Millán
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 58

    Abstract
    The problem of dispersion of the conversations on social networking sites (Facebook, Google+, Twitter, etc.) is presented. The threads of people’s conversation who have [...]

  • J. Franganillo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 57

    Abstract
    Some companies have begun to restrict the use of e-mail with the conviction that the information overload it causes undermines labor productivity. But the problem is not the [...]

  • M. Marcos
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 56

    Abstract
    Based on the distinction between the concepts of usability and user experience, three categories of related metrics are identified and described: those that measure observable [...]

  • L. Rodríguez-Yunta
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 55

    Abstract
    The author argues that the list of authorities, as well as a professional tool, may represent an important role in information retrieval. The purpose of this paper is to offer [...]

  • T. Saorín-Pérez, J. Pastor-Sánchez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 54

    Abstract
    Review of major 2011 developments in the field of bibliographic cataloguing, document management and documentary languages. The use of content management systems for web publishing, [...]

  • -. Varios autores
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 53

    Abstract
    Informes aparecidos en 2011 sobre el tema indicado.

  • J. Gómez-Hernández
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 52

    Abstract
    Taking advantage of political cartoons by El Roto and Mauro Entrialgo, the need for a critical use of information technology and the internet is presented. Information and [...]

  • J. Alonso-Arévalo, J. Cordón
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 51

    Abstract
    Book digitization is having a significant impact at all economic, business and legal levels. Concepts that had prevailed since the advent of the printing press more than 500 [...]

  • L. Rodríguez-Yunta
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 50

    Abstract
    Policies on institutional subscription to major international publishing platforms are discussed. It seems a contradiction, but in Spain the expansion of open access is consolidating [...]

  • A. Ferrer-Sapena, F. Peset
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 49

    Abstract
    The reuse of data by public administration in Spain is growing significantly thanks to Plan Avanza 2. But the growth rate is not the same in the case of cultural institutions. [...]

  • J. Pastor-Sánchez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 48

    Abstract
    The semantic web has enough critical mass to expand its technological scope to content management systems (cms). Currently, an increase in the application of interoperable [...]

  • X. Agenjo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 47

    Abstract
    The Europeana project progress is presented, emphasizing its importance among other strategies of the European Commission. In 2011 important recommendations and standards [...]

  • J. Guallar
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 46

    Abstract
    The importance of social networks for mass media professionals, especially for news librarians –whose traditional intermediary role limited their visibility to users– [...]

  • P. Masip
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 45

    Abstract
    The spread of mobile devices –smartphones and tablets– does not go unnoticed by media companies, and particularly by press companies, which have seen in mobile content [...]

  • R. Salaverría
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 44

    Abstract
    Review of developments, changes and trends in radio, television, and online and print media in 2011. The strong impact of the economic crisis is discussed: unfortunately many [...]

  • -. Varios autores
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 43

    Abstract
    Informes aparecidos durante 2012 sobre el tema indicado

  • Á. Cabezas-Clavijo, D. Torres-Salinas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 42

    Abstract
    Google scholar citations, a system aimed at researchers, attempts to outline researchers’ bibliometric profile, providing citation indicators and the h-index. We review [...]

  • D. Torres-Salinas, Á. Cabezas-Clavijo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 41

    Abstract
    Indicators have become essential to Spanish universities. Some of the major funding calls for proposals (Campus of international excellence, Severo Ochoa centres of excellence, [...]

  • A. López-Borrull, E. Ortoll
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 40

    Abstract
    As technological documents of high value, patents are not only sources of information but can also be used to evaluate the quality of universities and their faculty. With [...]

  • I. Aguillo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 39

    Abstract
    Library & Information science in Spain is currently facing serious problems because the divorce between the academic and the professional approach, being the first closer [...]

  • E. Giménez-Toledo, L. Rodríguez-Yunta
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 38

    Abstract
    The role of specialized bibliographic databases in the current environment of online information search dominated by search engines and large multidisciplinary databases is [...]

  • S. Miguel
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 37

    Abstract
    Proceedings papers and journal articles play an important role in scholarly communication in most disciplines, including Library and Information Science. Although both serve [...]

  • A. López-Borrull
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 36

    Abstract
    Academic and scientific conferences must cope in the coming years with a restructuring of their delivery formats and contents if they are to survive. The evolution towards [...]

  • I. Aguillo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 35

    Abstract
    The origins, disciplinary relationships and main applications of cybermetrics and webometrics are explained, in order to proceed to a discussion of the current situation regarding [...]

  • R. Aleixandre-Benavent
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 34

    Abstract
    An analysis of the situation of scientific communication in 2011 highlights some of the more relevant events, news and issues. Topics discussed include: the open access initiative [...]

  • J. Cobarsí-Morales
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 33

    Abstract
    In conceptualizing information systems always there have been a dilemma between two options: either use them as mere automation tool over the existing situation, or convert [...]

  • E. García-Morales
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 32

    Abstract
    Management reporting is a complex activity that requires multiple systems and information resources created for other purposes in the course of daily work. When companies [...]

  • A. Alòs-Moner
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 31

    Abstract
    This article begins by establishing the differences between information management (focus on access to content and, therefore, technology) and knowledge management (focus [...]

  • E. García-Morales
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 30

    Abstract
    Information governance is a term that is becoming increasingly important in relation to both professional and business spheres and in particular to market technology. Various [...]

  • C. Bustelo-Ruesta
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 29

    Abstract
    Information technologies determine three trends in the management and use of information in companies: corporate transparency, competitive intelligence and use of social media [...]

  • R. Alberch-Fugueras
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 28

    Abstract
    The balance of the activity of Spanish archives in 2011 is remarkably satisfactory. Areas where improvement has led to a more relevant improvement (document management regulations, [...]

  • -. Varios autores
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 27

    Abstract
    Informes aparecidos durante 2011 sobre el tema indicado.

  • L. Anglada
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 26

    Abstract
    Will the crisis affect libraries? Can we defend libraries in times of crisis? This paper argues that we can answer yes to both questions. The crisis will affect libraries [...]

  • L. Anglada
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 25

    Abstract
    It seems clear that today libraries still have a clear purpose, but will this also be true in 15 years? This note takes an affirmative stand, that libraries have a future [...]

  • F. Juárez-Urquijo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 24

    Abstract
    Web 2.0 convergence with the mobile web is shifting the very nature of the Internet. Local multimedia holdings generated in a mobile-networked society often don’t fit with [...]

  • J. Gómez-Hernández
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 23

    Abstract
    The increased impact of the economic crisis on public libraries in Spain is described. The aim is to draw attention to the problems that will arise by 2012 in library services, [...]

  • H. Hernández-Sánchez, N. Arroyo-Vázquez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 22

    Abstract
    To know our libraries is also to know the status of our profession and our society. Thus, we draw on various data sources to describe and analyze the library scene in 2011 [...]

  • -. Varios autores
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 21

    Abstract
    Informes aparecidos en 2012 sobre el tema indicado.

  • S. Sanz-Martos
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 20

    Abstract
    The main professional profiles created within the social web are identified (such as the community manager and content curator), describing their main tasks, competencies, [...]

  • C. Tejada-Artigas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 19

    Abstract
    An overview is given of the profession of Information and Documentation in 2011. The economic crisis was the main factor that determined professional development and the labour [...]

  • J. Moreiro
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 18

    Abstract
    The information-documentation academic sector is considered in relation to cooperation in international development. Within this framework, the most frequent contributions [...]

  • M. De-la-Moneda-Corrochano
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 17

    Abstract
    A picture is presented of the state of university studies in library and information science in Spain. Descriptive and statistical data on existing institutions, degree levels, [...]

  • R. Blanco
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2012). Vol. 6, 16

    Abstract
    Reflection on the power of libraries to generate activity, culture and democracy. Review of recent actions by the Ministry of Culture of Spain.

  • M. Cervera, M. Chiumenti, D. Di Capua
    Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg., (2012). Vol. 241-244, pp. 206-224

    Abstract
    This paper studies the phenomenon of strain bifurcation and localization in J2plasticity under plane stress and plane strain conditions. Necessary conditions for the outcome [...]

  • Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 48

  • E. Martínez-Salanova Sánchez
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 47

  • S. Agudo Prado, M. Pascual Sevillana, J. Fombona Cadavieco
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 46

    Abstract
    A «multiage» society needs the design and creation of new areas of learning and communication to manage the digital demands of the elderly. In this article, the relation [...]

  • M. Oliva
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 45

    Abstract
    The main aim of this paper is to identify the values conveyed by «Operación Triunfo» and «Fama ¡a bailar!». Their popularity (especially among young people) and prescriptive [...]

  • M. Sevillano García, A. Sotomayor Baca
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 44

    Abstract
    The significant shortcomings detected in the nutrition of students in the district of Huánuco (Peru), together with the television advertising observed for products of dubious [...]

  • A. Bautista García-Vera, L. Rayón Rumayor, A. de las Heras Cuenca
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 43

    Abstract
    This article discusses the possibilities of audiovisual records as research data in intercultural relationships, or those that allow us to understand the Other. The research [...]

  • R. Yuste Tosina, L. Alonso Díaz, F. Blázquez Entonado
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 42

    Abstract
    This research studies an assessment system of distance learning that combines an innovative virtual assessment tool and the use of synchronous virtual classrooms with videoconferencing, [...]

  • A. Casero Ripollés
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 25

    Abstract
    News consumption is undergoing great changes due to the advance of digitisation. In this context, ascertaining the changes in readers’ consumption habits is essential for [...]

  • J. Mora Fernández
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 41

    Abstract
    This paper compiles data on how the use of hypermedia, interactive multimedia and interfaces have changed the classical dynamics of human communications and education to create [...]

  • R. Alamillo, J. Casas, R. Ortega Ruiz
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 40

    Abstract
    The incredible force with which ITCs have arrived in society and the consequent risks to children when dealing with the Internet and social networks make it necessary for [...]

  • M. López Zermeño
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 39

    Abstract
    Studying electronic bibliographic resources for basic education involves thinking about search mechanisms that meet the needs of young users. Through the investigation carried [...]

  • C. Lacalle Zalduendo
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 38

    Abstract
    This article summarizes the main results of an investigation that is part of a project regarding the construction of youth and gender identity in television fiction. The methodology [...]

  • M. Alvarado Miquilena
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 37

    Abstract
    This work analyzes some aspects on which the development of critical thinking is based starting with the contributions of critical theory to the educommunicative perspective, [...]

  • S. Pereira, M. Pinto, L. Pereira
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 36

    Abstract
    Much has been said and written about media education, its relevance and goals. Beyond directives, resolutions or recommendations, research in this area has deepened the foundations [...]

  • V. Reia Baptista
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 35

    Abstract
    The increasing development of new multimedia materials as supporting vehicles of film languages has raised some global literacy questions and problems within teacher training. [...]

  • S. Culver, T. Jacobson
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 34

    Abstract
    Changes in technology have opened up a new kind of participatory citizenry; one in which engaged citizens’ blog, post, tweet, upload, create, and otherwise interact with [...]

  • S. Tejedor Calvo, C. Pulido Rodríguez
    Comunicar. Media Education Research Journal (2012). Vol. 20, (2), 33

    Abstract
    The aim of this paper is to reflect critically, using the latest data taken from reports, research, publications and other sources, on how to empower children in their daily [...]