• L. Martínez-Uribe, P. Fernández
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 24

    Abstract
    Se plantea la oportunidad que se les presenta a las bibliotecas de transformarse y dar nuevos servicios de gestión y explotación de los datos. Se ofrece una breve definición [...]

  • M. Comalat-Navarra
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 23

    Abstract
    The introduction of 3D printers in public libraries presents opportunities and challenges, and in some respects they can be problematic. Successful experiences and the relationships [...]

  • M. Cuadrado-Fernández, M. Fe-Trillo
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 22

    Abstract
    Spain’s Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport has promoted an ebooks project through which Spanish public libraries acquire the licenses for the use of e-books and a [...]

  • P. Sturges
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 21

    Abstract
    Insights from the recent wealth of popular books on neuroscience are offered to suggest a strengthening of theory in information science. Information theory has traditionally [...]

  • R. Cassettari, A. Pinto, R. Rodrigues, L. Santos
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 20

    Abstract
    Zipf’s law is a theory based on mathematics and linguistics that analyzes and quantifies how words are distributed within a text. It is possible to represent by graphs and [...]

  • F. Vásquez-Rizo, J. Gabalán-Coello
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 19

    Abstract
    Across a series of concepts and aspects associated to information management and knowledge, the importance of information to contemporary organizations is underlined. This [...]

  • L. Corredoira, S. Sood
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 18

    Abstract
    In this work, carried out at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Center for Management of Enterprise Media, Entertainment, and Sports (Memes), we suggest that [...]

  • I. Iribarren-Maestro, T. Grandal, M. Alecha, A. Nieva, T. San-Julián
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 17

    Abstract
    In the last few years, the Library of the University of Navarra has taken on new librarian roles, mainly related to research support. Along with tasks such as on-demand training [...]

  • A. Cervera-Farré, E. Cervera-Biedma, C. López-Pérez, G. Santos-Hermosa, C. Vaquer-Suñer
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 16

    Abstract
    The changes over the last two years in one of the two sections of the Virtual Library, the Library Services for Learning (LSL), at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) [...]

  • A. Torre-Bastida, M. González-Rodríguez, E. Villar-Rodríguez
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 15

    Abstract
    The web of data is becoming one of the largest global information repositories, thanks to initiatives like LOD (linked open data) that facilitate the standardized publication [...]

  • S. Sánchez-García, S. Yubero
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 14

    Abstract
    With the development of information and communication technologies, particularly with regards to the Internet, the needs of the public and the ways in which they can access [...]

  • S. Sipilä
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 13

    Abstract
    Libraries have an impact on society by fostering equal opportunities to lifelong learning and education, research and innovation, culture and recreation for all. Strong libraries [...]

  • J. Gallo-León
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (2), 12

    Abstract
    Despite their public image, libraries have always been based more on the services provided than on the collection, which is only a tool for the service. Therefore, library [...]

  • N. González-Fernández-Villavicencio
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 11

    Abstract
    Organizations should include social media marketing as a part of a digital marketing plan. Traditionally the benefits obtained fromsocial media marketing have been associated [...]

  • -. EPI
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 10

    Abstract
    Información

  • A. Ríos-Hilario, J. De-Sousa-Guerreiro
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 9

    Abstract
    Stakeholder theory is directly related to disciplines such as marketing and to trends such as citizen participation, both vital to the current situation of the public libraries [...]

  • J. Sánchez-Alcón, L. López-Santidrián, J. Martínez
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 8

    Abstract
    New products and services offered by the “internet of things” will make us more efficient, more able to understand our environment and take action, and new assistive technologies [...]

  • M. Goyanes
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 7

    Abstract
    The entrepreneurial intention of a randomly selected sample of 310 students of Journalism and Media Studies in Spain and their perception of the available structural support [...]

  • T. Wilderbeek, M. Térmens
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 6

    Abstract
    Forensic analysis techniques, usually applied in criminal research, could also be used in libraries to access digital information stored in obsolete formats or storage devices. [...]

  • M. Espuga-Condal
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 5

    Abstract
    Collective bargaining techniques, situation analysis and a marketing plan implemented in a public library are discussed. The library, located in a neighborhood that has long [...]

  • J. Monserrat-Gauchi, M. Quiles-Soler
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 4

    Abstract
    A descriptive analysis of marketing techniques used by Spanish and foreign franchise companies operating in Spain has been carried out. The aim was to describe and analyse [...]

  • A. Huertas, D. Setó-Pàmies, M. Míguez-González
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 3

    Abstract
    In order to provide recommendations for improving the way in which destinations use social networks in their communication strategy, Facebook and Twitter  accounts of important [...]

  • N. González-Fernández-Villavicencio
    El profesional de la información (2015). Vol. 24, (1), 2

    Abstract
    The development of a marketing concept is described, and current types are explained: inbound marketing, content marketing and relationship marketing, especially concerning [...]

  • S. Saloustros, L. Pelà, M. Cervera
    Engineering Fracture Mechanics (2015). (preprint) Vol. 150, pp. 96-114

    Abstract
    This paper extends the use of crack-tracking techniques within the smeared crack approach for the numerical simulation of cohesive–frictional damage on quasi-brittle [...]

  • P. Bussetta, N. Dialami, M. Chiumenti, C. Agelet de Saracibar, M. Cervera, R. Boman, J. Ponthot
    Advanced Modeling and Simulation in Engineering Sciences (2015). (preprint) Vol. 2 (27), pp. 1-19

    Abstract
    Friction stir welding process is a relatively recent welding process (patented in 1991). FSW is a solid-state joining process during which materials to be joined are not melted. [...]

  • J. Wu, M. Cervera
    Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids (2015). (preprint) Vol. 82, pp. 137-163

    Abstract
    This work investigates systematically traction- and stress-based approaches for the modeling of strong and regularized discontinuities induced by localized failure in [...]

  • M. Cervera, J. Wu
    Int. J. Solids and Structures (2015). (preprint) Vol. 71 (1), pp. 19-38

    Abstract
    Once strain localization occurs in softening solids, inelastic loading behavior is restricted within a narrow band while the bulk unloads elastically. Accordingly, localized [...]

  • N. Dialami, M. Chiumenti, M. Cervera, C. Agelet de Saracibar, J. Ponthot
    Int. J. of Material Forming (2015). (preprint) Vol. 8 (2), pp. 167-181

    Abstract
    This work deals with the modeling of the material flow in Friction Stir Welding (FSW) processes using particle tracing method. For the computation of particle trajectories, [...]

  • N. Lafontaine, R. Rossi, M. Cervera, M. Chiumenti
    Computational Mechanics (2015). (preprint) Vol. 55 (3), pp. 543-559

    Abstract
    Low-order finite elements face inherent limitations related to their poor convergence properties. Such difficulties typically manifest as mesh-dependent or excessively stiff [...]

  • L. Benedetti, M. Cervera, M. Chiumenti
    Computers and geotechnics (2015). (preprint) Vol. 64, pp. 32-47

    Abstract
    The development of slip lines, due to strain localization, is a common cause for failure of soil in many circumstances investigated in geotechnical engineering. Through the [...]

  • R. Costas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 81

    Abstract
    Recent development of online tools based on Web 2.0 are enabling the creation of metrics on the number of users who “read”, “comment”, “tweet”, “share” or [...]

  • N. Arroyo-Vázquez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 80

    Abstract
    The most significant developments in the field of mobile technology in 2014 are reviewed, with the aim of obtaining an overview of the sector and its market penetration in [...]

  • C. Tejada-Artigas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 79

    Abstract
    A review of various reports and studies reveals the most important aspects and events in 2014 of the library and information science (LIS) profession and academic programs. [...]

  • G. Pérez-Salmerón
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 78

    Abstract
    This review reflects on the activities carried out during 2014 by four professional associations on Library and Information Science: IFLA (International Federation of Library [...]

  • J. Pastor-Sánchez, T. Saorín
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 77

    Abstract
    This report highlights the most important recent activity in the field of semantic web, analyzing the most innovative aspects of the new RDF 1.1 recommendation, and discussing [...]

  • R. Melero, E. Abadal
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 76

    Abstract
    Presentation of the main projects and initiatives related to open access conducted during 2014, based on a bibliographical review of published studies and analysis of some [...]

  • P. Masip
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 75

    Abstract
    Some aspects that have characterized the evolution of online media over the last year are analysed, paying special attention to pending matters still to be addressed. Since [...]

  • N. González-Fernández-Villavicencio
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 74

    Abstract
    In an analysis of the development of social media throughout 2014 and their impact among information professionals and institutions, some of the trends that experts consider [...]

  • J. Cordón-García
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 73

    Abstract
    The distribution of electronic books is being transformed from the sale of individual titles to a subscription model, and many subscription services have been created in recent [...]

  • J. Cordón-García
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 72

    Abstract
    Electronic books have experienced a series of transformations throughout 2014 that affec the entire value chain of the book –authors, publishers, libraries and readers-. [...]

  • J. Cobarsí-Morales
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 71

    Abstract
    Moocs (massive open online courses) are a powerful innovation within the global knowledge system. This report describes and presents their key features, challenges that must [...]

  • M. Breeding
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 70

    Abstract
    Results are presented of an online survey answered by 3,141 libraries in 80 countries between 12 December 2014 and 29 January 2015, based on their experiences with a total [...]

  • X. Agenjo-Bullón
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 69

    Abstract
    The most important developments that have taken place in virtual libraries during 2014 are described. We focus on projects with a great impact, technological advancement and [...]

  • C. Lluís
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 68

    Abstract
    Las tecnologías disruptivas son aquellas que marcan nuevas épocas. Merecen este nombre porque interrumpen, literalmente, muchas cosas. No solamente líneas de desarrollo, [...]

  • -. ThinkEPI
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 67

    Abstract
    Breve

  • X. Agenjo, F. Hernández-Carrascal
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 66

    Abstract
    The progress made by the Bibliographic framework initiative (Bibframe) in 2014 is described. Developments are related to the consolidation of Bibframe at the organizational [...]

  • J. Millán
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 65

    Abstract
    The poor orthotypographical quality of many ebooks is not intrinsic to the characteristics of the epub format, but the lack of professionalism in their production. The resulting [...]

  • L. Codina
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 64

    Abstract
    The changes introduced in the Google algorithms in recent years have led to an apparent loss of relevance of SEO (search engine optimization) as a field of study and practice. [...]

  • M. Marcos
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 63

    Abstract
    Within a website design process, usability evaluation is a key step to ensure success. Among the various evaluation methods, user testing provides information about potential [...]

  • L. González-Moreno, F. Peset
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 62

    Abstract
    We offer some thoughts on the need for the field of open data to evolve from the production to exploitation stage. We detail the process of generating a simple display: knowledge [...]

  • M. Pérez-Montoro
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 61

    Abstract
    Nowadays, visualization is used in all contexts. However, there is a gap or mismatch between the intensive use of visualization and our low level of visual knowledge. The [...]

  • N. Arroyo-Vázquez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 60

    Abstract
    Three solutions, along with their advantages and disadvantages, are shown to bring the library card to the smartphone: barcode reproduction, Passbook type applications, and [...]

  • L. Arguimbau-Vivó
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 58

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • I. Labastida
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 57

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • T. Baiget
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 56

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • A. García-García, F. Peset
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 55

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • I. Bernal
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 54

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • P. Gargiulo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 53

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • J. Tramullas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 52

    Abstract
    This short paper analyzes Wikipedia as an object of scientific research, contrasting various studies dealing with that popular encyclopedia. The conclusion is that Wikipedia, [...]

  • P. De-Castro
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 51

    Abstract
    Against the background of the recently announced European Commission FP7 post-grant Gold open access pilot, this note addresses the increasingly relevant role that gold open [...]

  • N. González-Fernández-Villavicencio
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 50

    Abstract
    In recent years academic librarians have focussed their activities on supporting researchers in various aspects of their scientific activity. In this scenario of support for [...]

  • N. Robinson-García, D. Torres-Salinas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 49

    Abstract
    In the last few years, Thomson Reuters has launched two new scientific data sources: Book citation index and Data citation index. The renowned family of citation indexes has [...]

  • J. Gómez-Hernández
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 48

    Abstract
    Some negative consequences of the criteria for evaluating research production of Spanish scholars are described. The prevalence of the Journal citation reports impact factor [...]

  • E. Sánchez-Pérez, A. Ferrer-Sapena
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 47

    Abstract
    We present and discuss some differential aspects of scientific publications on mathematics in relation to other sciences. This discipline should be treated as a distinct case [...]

  • L. Rodríguez-Yunta
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 46

    Abstract
    This paper has as its starting point the premise that it is useful for the Spanish research ecosystem to have consolidated, open journals with international influence. Evaluation [...]

  • I. Aguillo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 45

    Abstract
    The San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA) not only criticizes the misuse of Garfield’s impact factor as a tool for the evaluation of scientific activity, [...]

  • P. Masip
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 44

    Abstract
    Audience participation in any of its forms and denominations [public journalism, citizen journalism, participatory journalism, user generated content (UGC), etc.], seems to [...]

  • A. Casero-Ripollés
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 43

    Abstract
    The digital environment is favouring the emergence of new providers of journalistic information. News services offered by large digital actors are analyzed, specifically FB [...]

  • P. Masip
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 42

    Abstract
    News organizations have realized that certain types of information and images are more attractive than others to capture the reader’s attention, particularly stories and [...]

  • L. Codina
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 41

    Abstract
    Some considerations We offer some thoughts about the apparent current climate of opinion and criticism against Google, which in the author’s opinion is not based on substantiated [...]

  • J. Díaz-Noci
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 40

    Abstract
    During 2014, Germany and Spain reformed their copyright laws, with the specific goal of making Google news compensate newspaper publishers for the use of third parties’ [...]

  • J. Guallar
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 39

    Abstract
    A radiography of the state of digital media in 2013-2014 is presented, paying special attention to the situation in Spain, but with international references. Eleven main points [...]

  • E. Serra
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 38

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • J. Matas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 37

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • C. Aguilar-Paredes, M. Pérez-Montoro
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 36

    Abstract
    Audiovisual content has become a major leisure option in our society, and Internet has transformed its consumption patterns and market population. Identifying the websites [...]

  • S. Sanz-Martos
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 35

    Abstract
    Social movements based on collective intelligence are consolidating and adding participants. Information exchange and management, as well as collaborative learning , are identified [...]

  • E. García-Morales
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 34

    Abstract
    In the emerging context of data proliferation on digital media, the importance of metadata is becoming apparent. Records managers and librarians have been working many years [...]

  • P. De-Castro
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 33

    Abstract
    It is suggested that university librarians should collaborate in the correct implementation of orcid (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) author identifiers. There is a danger [...]

  • E. Méndez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 32

    Abstract
    The current openness trend includes concepts such as transparency, democracy, sharing, collective, free, common, or commons, and working areas such as open access, open data, [...]

  • E. López-de-Quintanta-Sáenz
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 31

    Abstract
    Without metadata, the value of the stock shots archived as audiovisual heritage decreases due to the limitations of content retrieval. A number of archives are not catalogued [...]

  • E. García-Morales
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 30

    Abstract
    Many companies are addressing the redesign of their corporate intranet. There is an open discussion on the use of search engines compared to navigation menus; those subjects [...]

  • Á. Borrego
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 29

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • L. Anglada
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 28

    Abstract
    Reseñas

  • F. Pulgar-Vernalte
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 26

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • N. González-Fernández-Villavicencio
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 25

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • J. Magan-Wals
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 23

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • M. Taladriz-Mas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 22

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • M. Baró
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 21

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • I. Bordes-Cabrera
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 20

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • H. Hernández-Sánchez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 19

    Abstract
    Reseña

  • J. Merlo-Vega
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 18

    Abstract
    This article describes the current e-books situation in Spanish university libraries, analyzing their distribution and access models. The five stages of an e-book library [...]

  • A. Calderón-Rehecho
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 17

    Abstract
    A literature review revealed that games offer many advantages that games have for learning, developing skills, being creative, solving problems, interacting... In addition, [...]

  • J. Leiva-Aguilera
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 16

    Abstract
    YouTube is the world’s third most popular internet search engine, and second in search volume, in addition to being the fastest-growing video format and the one that big [...]

  • R. Lozano-Díaz
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 15

    Abstract
    With the failure of school libraries in Spain and public libraries that are more targeted to adult patrons, it seems that the library authorities have forgotten about services [...]

  • A. D'Alòs-Moner, A. Bailac, H. Hernández-Sánchez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 14

    Abstract
    Public libraries have been social since their inception (they were created to meet a social need), because of their nature (they exist to serve citizens and the society), [...]

  • J. Pastor-Sánchez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 13

    Abstract
    University libraries are a key nucleus of efforts to implement innovative information technologies. In the last two decades many services have been created under the “digital [...]

  • F. Juárez-Urquijo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2015). Vol. 9, 12

    Abstract
    Walking into a library to borrow a book has an expiration date. With digital loans, we will not be going to the library for books, but we still may go for a recommendation [...]