• M. Caridad-Sebastián, A. Morales-García, S. Martínez-Cardama, F. García-López
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 59

    Analysis of post-truth and, especially, of the underlying phenomenon of fake news in terms of evaluation and ability to identify reliable sources, and the role of libraries [...]

  • M. Ufarte-Ruiz, L. Peralta-García, F. Murcia-Verdú
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 58

    The present article analyses similarity and differences between academic and professional speech about “fact checking”, understanding it from a double perspective, both, [...]

  • M. Martínez-Costa, E. Moreno, A. Amoedo
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 57

    Pioneer in taking the first steps in the digital environment, the radio has broken into the network reinforcing its sound identity. The objective of this research is to identify [...]

  • M. Goyanes, E. Rodríguez-Gómez
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 56

    The prevalence of the pressure to publish and its effects on the professional career of researchers in Communication sciences in Spain is explored. The data collected through [...]

  • M. Vilaplana-Aparicio, M. Iglesias-García, M. Martín-Llaguno
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 55

    The communication of innovation through online media is a subject that has not been studied much. This article examines the communications of Spanish companies that have received [...]

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  • J. Cascón-Katchadourian, A. Ruiz-Rodríguez, J. Alberich-Pascual
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 53

    The contemporary application of georeferencing and geolocation technologies has enabled the review and revitalisation of the method of presenting, disseminating, and making [...]

  • J. Cascón-Katchadourian, A. Ruiz-Rodríguez, J. Alberich-Pascual
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 52

     La aplicación contemporánea de tecnologías de georreferenciación y geolocalización ha permitido revisar y revitalizar la forma de mostrar, difundir y hacer accesible [...]

  • M. Carrillo-Durán, A. Rodríguez-Silgado
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 51

    Programmatic advertising as a process capable of offering advantages for companies, combining audience data management with automation/technology and the human factor is analyzed. [...]

  • D. Martínez-Martínez
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 50

    The European Union faces the fourth industrial revolution and the digital single market with the unification of the legal status for personal data protection sought by the [...]

  • D. Martínez-Martínez
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 49

    La Unión Europea afronta la cuarta revolución industrial y el mercado único digital con la unificación del régimen jurídico sobre protección de datos personales pretendida [...]

  • P. Calvo, C. Osal
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 48

    The big data revolution is a challenge and opportunity for companies. In the ethics and social responsibility domain, big data, and the increasingly more accessible and versatile [...]

  • E. Said-Hung, M. Cousido-González, I. Berlanga-Fernández
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 47

    The level of transparency in higher education institutions in Colombia two years after the enactment of the Law 1712/2014 on Transparency and the right of access to public [...]

  • M. Benítez-de-Gracia, S. Herrera-Damas
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 46

    The evolution of recording technology for real images in 360º video has fueled adoption by some media, particularly from 2015. It is an emerging and innovative trend that [...]

  • E. Álvarez-Flores, P. Núñez-Gómez, J. Olivares-Santamarina
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 45

    The digital transformation has changed consumer habits and created global businesses over the Internet. To relate to customers and meet their needs, companies have created [...]

  • R. Vizcaíno-Laorga, J. Jiménez-Ruesta
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 44

    Thirteen redesigns of the top five Spanish daily newspapers (general information) during the 21st century (ABC, El país, El mundo del siglo XXI, La vanguardia, and 20 minutos) [...]

  • B. Subiela-Hernández, A. Gómez-Company
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 43

    An experimental method to examine the relationships between graphic design and comprehension of information published in magazines and/or print journals is presented. The [...]

  • E. González-Esteban, R. Feenstra
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 42

    The quest to promote minimum ethical advertising standards is a concern in self-regulatory systems. This practice was introduced in Spain in 1995, the same year Autocontrol [...]

  • S. Giraldo-Luque, N. Fernández-García, J. Pérez-Arce
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 41

    Despite democratizing discourse using new technologies, different studies have shown the internet and social media have limits in the public sphere when it comes to developing [...]

  • R. Repiso, M. Chaparro-Domínguez
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 40

    The presence of Spanish universities in the foreign press is analyzed. We developed a quantitative analysis of the texts published in the international press, indexed in the [...]

  • J. Arjona-Martín, J. Victoria-Mas
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 39

    Se presenta un análisis cuantitativo y descriptivo de doscientos servicios de vídeo basados en la web con el objetivo de modelar las características de estos nuevos medios [...]

  • N. Arroyo-Vázquez
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 38

    Participation and communication with users are the key elements that distinguish social media from regular web sites. This article analyzes the interaction on Facebook pages [...]

  • M. Thelwall, P. Sud
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 37

    Este artículo evalúa si hay vacíos en la cobertura de la información académica de Wikipedia y si existen diferencias estilísticas no obvias entre los artículos de revistas [...]

  • A. Pacios, B. Rodríguez-Bravo, M. Vianello-Osti, C. Rey-Martín, C. Rodríguez-Parada
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 36

    This article discusses the results of analysing management transparency in 53 Spanish´s state-run libraries based on a proposed series of indicators drawn from the libraries’ [...]

  • A. Azurmendi
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 35

    The impact of big data technologies on children’s data protection is very important. First of all because of children’s vulnerability, due their lack of knowledge about [...]

  • I. Portilla
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 34

    Los medios de comunicación pueden establecer un muro de pago con datos (datawall) solicitando a los lectores que compartan información a cambio de beneficiarse de servicios [...]

  • J. Gómez-Barroso
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (1), 33

    Our modern information societies are also –and especially– personal information societies. The collection of personal data has become the key asset for the development [...]

  • T. León-Gross, A. Rivera-Hernández, M. Redondo-Escudero
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 32

    Correspondents have faced significant changes in the professional model of journalism and the deterioration of the profession due to the effects of the economic crisis in [...]

  • B. Mears-Delgado, M. Marzal
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 31

    Evalfin is an integral information literacy assessment model (alfin) for the higher education institutions. It measures the impact, relevance and effectiveness of alfin as [...]

  • E. Sánchez-Muñoz
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 30

    Spanish public libraries are faced with the scarce implementation of digital loans among their readers. The offer of this service, fragmented in several platforms, and its [...]

  • J. Merchán-Sánchez-Jara, A. Mangas-Vega, T. Dantas
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 29

    The current state of the Spanish market of the academic digital books is analyzed. To do this, a set of publishers selected by various experts as the most prestigious within [...]

  • P. Herrero-Diz, D. Varona-Aramburu
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 28

    Chatbots developed on private messaging platforms are a simple tool that allow direct and personalized communication with the public. They have many advantages thanks to the [...]

  • R. Gómez-Díaz, A. García-Rodríguez
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 27

    To facilitate digital reading for children it is necessary to offer content that meets quality criteria. The problem lies in the lack of systematized criteria that serves [...]

  • R. De-Vicente-Garcia, L. Fernández-Miedes
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 26

    With the launch in September 2014 of the project eBiblio to lend ebooks, promoted by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport in collaboration with the autonomous [...]

  • G. Casino
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 25

    The news media’s citations of journals, authors, and papers have been used avant la letre to study the impact of science in the lay press and some characteristics of scientific [...]

  • J. Criado, J. Villodre
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 24

    The rapid adoption of social media by public administrations deserves attention from the side of institutional information and communication. One of the points recently identified [...]

  • N. Robinson-García, C. Sugimoto, D. Murray, A. Yegros-Yegros, V. Larivière, R. Costas
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 23

    This paper presents and describes the methodological opportunities offered by bibliometric data to produce indicators of scientific mobility. Large bibliographic datasets [...]

  • J. Chomón-Serna, L. Busto-Salinas
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 22

    The archaeological sites of Atapuerca (Burgos, Spain), declared World Heritage Site in 2000, stand out for their international repercussion due to the scientific results on [...]

  • D. Torres-Salinas, P. Castillo-Valdivieso, Á. Pérez-Luque, E. Romero-Frías
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 21


  • A. Serrano-Tellería
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 20

    This article aims to offer a guide of observed practices based on the main results obtained after the two-year European Feder project (April 2013-15) ‘Public and private [...]

  • G. González-Alcaide, J. Gorraiz, J. Hervás-Oliver
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 19

    Spin-offs are one of the most attractive areas of research; associated with the phenomena of entrepreneurship, innovation, and knowledge transfer. The present study shows [...]

  • P. Lara-Navarra, A. López-Borrull, J. Sánchez-Navarro, P. Yànez
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 18

    The analysis of data from social media and the measurement of the influence of its users are topics of increasing importance from different points of view, including the academic [...]

  • J. Morato, S. Sánchez-Cuadrado, P. Gimmelli
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 17

    The objective of this paper is the assessment of the comprehensibility in museum panels, considering that they are addressed to all audiences and written in standard language. [...]

  • B. Morales-Blanco-Steger, C. Fuente-Cobo
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 16

    The generation of trust is a direct consequence of the assumption of social responsibility criteria in corporate governance. The ability to generate confidence can be measured [...]

  • J. Pérez-Tornero, S. Giraldo-Luque, S. Tejedor-Calvo, M. Portalés-Oliva
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 15

    A framework of indicators and a media competence self-assessment test for public administrations is proposed, in a field where few evaluation methods have been implemented [...]

  • F. Lena-Acebo, M. García-Ruiz
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 14

    Current technological expansion has allowed a new generation of consumers to move from being mere users to architects of their own goods following the “do it yourself” [...]

  • C. Rovira, F. Guerrero-Solé, L. Codina
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 13

    The aim of this article is to analyze the web positioning factors that can influence the order, by relevance, in Google Scholar and the subsequent evaluation of the importance [...]

  • J. Clares-Gavilán, A. Cambrón
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 12

    The introduction of VOD in Spain has been a slow process. The sector has developed over the last few years with international projects like Netflix and HBO and national operators [...]

  • R. Melero, D. Melero-Fuentes, J. Rodríguez-Gairín
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 11

    Universities and research centers in Spain are subject to a national open access (OA) mandate and to their own OA institutional policies, if any, but compliance with these [...]

  • A. Elorriaga-Illera, S. Usin-Enales, A. Garcia-Azpuru
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 10

    The evolution of the community manager profession is studied in enterprises located within the Basque Country and Navarre, Spain. This professional position has been analyzed [...]

  • J. García-Marín, A. Calatrava, Ó. G. Luengo
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 9

    The effects of electoral debates on audiences have been extensively studied in the academia, having been concluded that they can be relevant, both in the cognitive and behavioural [...]

  • M. Vilaplana-Aparicio, M. Martín-Llaguno, M. Iglesias-García
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 8

    Companies receiving funds for their research, development and technological innovation (R&D&I) activities must comply with communication obligations so that citizens are informed [...]

  • B. Galletero-Campos, A. López-Cepeda
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 7

    The economic contribution of public funds to the mass media takes place in two directions: direct subsidies and institutional advertising campaigns. The purpose of this article [...]

  • M. Fernández-Ardèvol, N. Ferran-Ferrer, J. Nieto-Arroyo, C. Fenoll
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 6

    The user experience framework (UX) serves to analyze the characteristics, preferences and perceptions of non-users of the public library to inform the (re)design of services. [...]

  • L. Fernández-Alfaro, A. Márquez-Pérez, R. Chamorro-Rodríguez
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 5

    In 2016, the University of Cádiz Library carried out the migration of the integrated library management system (ILS) Millennium to Koha, an open source program. Based on [...]

  • P. Capriotti, J. Losada-Díaz
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (3), 4

    Social networks have obtained a relevant presence in Communication programs and they are changing the way to disseminate information and engage in dialogue. They permit a [...]

  • A. Expósito-García, F. Velasco-Morente
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (5), 3

     The level of efficiency regarding the production of published scientific research in 2015 for the 48 state universities of the Spanish education system is assessed. It is [...]

  • J. Doña-Fernández, R. Ruiz-Cruces, S. Cañete-Hidalgo
    El profesional de la información (2018). Vol. 27, (4), 2

    The information systems departments of European health services have the challenge of creating a dose record and reporting system of doses from medical procedures for its [...]

  • L. Arguimbau
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 16

    ¿Cuál es el panorama de las editoriales académicas españolas? ¿Cuál es el reconocimiento de los libros científicos en el sistema [...]

  • A. López-Borrull
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 19

    En octubre de 2016, el repositorio de datos Figshare, junto con Digital Science, una empresa tecnológica, publicaron un dossier monográfico sobre datos abiertos: [...]

  • A. López-Borrull
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 17

    The evolution of several thematic repositories that appeared in 2017 is described, as well as some of the future trends related to the issue. Also, the future of megajournals [...]

  • J. Cobarsí-Morales
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 18

    In this article we discuss a conceptual approach to Health Informatics. We then review the status, trends, and main challenges in relation to three themes in the development [...]

  • C. Urbano
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 15

    A reflection on the need to enhance the self-determination of the information user in relation to assisted and social information discovery systems, which often offer decontextualized [...]

  • M. Breeding
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 60

    Results are presented of an online survey answered by 3,992 libraries in 87 countries between November 2017 and February 2018, based on their experiences with a total of 127 [...]

  • -. ThinkEPI
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  • E. Méndez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 58

    Esta nota analiza la RDA, Research Data Alliance, una organización coordinada globalmente que agrupa a todos los agentes implicados en la gestión de datos de investigación [...]

  • X. Agenjo-Bullón, F. Hernández-Carrascal
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 57

    This article summarizes the main aspects of the evolution of Bibframe in 2017, including the internationalization of the project (which was intensified by the statement of [...]

  • X. Agenjo-Bullón, F. Hernández-Carrascal
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 56

    This article describes the processes carried out by archives, libraries, and museums to semantically enrich authority records with the aim of improving their usability while [...]

  • A. Ferrer-Sapena, E. Sánchez-Pérez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 55

    State of the art scientific methods can be used against financial fraud, mainly of a technical nature (computer, economic, mathematical). Although some of the scientific areas [...]

  • T. Hernández-Pérez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 54

    Information technologies have changed our lives, this includes new ways to generate, collect, and process large volumes of information. Big data are in the hands of large [...]

  • E. García-Morales
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 53

    The “blockchain” belongs to the family of the so-called DLTs “Distributed Ledger Technologies”. According to many experts, these will be the basis of a new revolution [...]

  • M. Alcalá
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 52

    El Wellcome Trust, institución sin ánimo de lucro de investigación biomédica con sede en el Reino Unido, ha encargado una serie de informes y estudios para analizar los [...]

  • L. Anglada
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 51

    La novela de Mario Vargas Llosa, Conversación en La Catedral, empieza con el protagonista preguntándose: "¿En qué momento se jodió el Perú?". El informe que reseñamos [...]

  • Á. Borrego
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 50

    En 2014, Jisc, Research Libraries UK (RLUK) y Society for Colleges, National and University Libraries (Sconul) llevaron a cabo un proyecto que, bajo el título National monograph [...]

  • A. Ferrer-Sapena, E. Sánchez-Pérez, F. Peset
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 49

    Este es el primer volumen de una serie llamada Curating research data, en el que se exploran las razones por las que existen servicios de preservación de los datos. Consta [...]

  • L. Anglada
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 48

    Desde su primera formulación, en 2001, en forma de carta abierta donde se pedía apoyo a los científicos, el movimiento del acceso abierto no ha dejado de ganar adeptos. [...]

  • J. Tramullas
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 47

    Wikipedia desempeña desde hace una década el papel de enciclopedia de referencia obligada. La facilidad de acceso y consulta la han convertido en la principal fuente de [...]

  • N. Arroyo-Vázquez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 46

    La conversación se ha trasladado a los medios sociales, también en el ámbito de la comunicación científica. En los últimos años, se viene analizando cómo los investigadores [...]

  • P. De-Castro
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 45

    With the recent launch of a number of F1000-based open research platforms, research funders like Wellcome Trust, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Irish Health Research [...]

  • N. Arroyo-Vázquez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 44

    In the academy, Altmetrics has raised the need to describe the dynamics of disseminating research on social media. In order to disseminate research and obtain the best results [...]

  • E. Orduña-Malea, E. Delgado-López-Cózar
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 43

    After an overview of the changes that are taking place in the world of bibliographic databases used for scientific search and evaluation, this work describes the free version [...]

  • R. Repiso, N. Robinson-García
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 42

    We introduce the Publons system to information professionals, journal editors, and scientists. Publons is an online platform owned by Clarivate Analytics that allows users [...]

  • L. Anglada, E. Abadal
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 41

    The concept of open science is analyzed using the model of scientific revolutions coined by Thomas Kuhn. In this way, open science is a paradigm shift in research and, therefore, [...]

  • J. Calabuig, F. Peset
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 40

    We begin with a discussion about indicators related to a productivity model that can be used to analyze the four years a government is in power. Next, we use visual analysis [...]

  • E. Delgado-López-Cózar, A. Martín-Martín
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 39

    In the most recent edition of Google Scholar Metrics (2012-2016) there was an abrupt drop in the number of Spanish scientific journals; the total was 1,101 in the 2011-2015 [...]

  • P. De-Castro
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 38

    Open access implementation seems to have reached a plateau in many countries, and as a result the push for open science frequently places more emphasis on research data management. [...]

  • J. Ortega-Priego
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 37

    The evolution of the top academic social networks: Mendeley, Academia.edu, and ResearchGate is analyzed. This study tests the current health of these platforms and determines [...]

  • C. Urbano
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 36

    En los últimos años y en todo tipo de foros sobre desarrollo sostenible y cooperación internacional, se observa con esperanza el importante crecimiento económico del continente [...]

  • J. Franganillo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 35

    Funware is an incentive strategy that uses the rewards systems typical of games in online nonentertainment contexts, to increase community participation. This strategy motivates [...]

  • J. Díaz-Noci
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 34

    In the initial literature devoted to online journalism the use of hypertext was studied; however, this topic has received little attention since then. Nevertheless, in the [...]

  • J. Guallar
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 33

    A radiography of the state of digital media between 2015 to 2017 is presented. The main points discussed are: the media against technological platforms as Facebook and Google, [...]

  • M. Pérez-Montoro
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 32

    Recent advances in technology have provoked changes in the information visualization discipline. This article reviews some innovative visualizations and organizes them into [...]

  • T. Saorín, J. Pastor-Sánchez
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 31

    DBpedia y Wikidata are two semantic projects built on the top of Wikipedia encyclopedic content that has been crowdsourced, created, and maintained by thriving online communities. [...]

  • P. Masip
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 30

    Circulation figures for print newspapers in Spain were historically low in 2017. However, digital media continues to grow, although only a handful of sites are financially [...]

  • S. Sanz-Martos
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 29

    Co-creation is a social, active, and creative process, based on a collaboration between the members of an institution / organization (producers / employees) and the clients [...]

  • S. Balagué-Linares
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 28

    El sector bibliotecario experimenta y desarrolla desde hace años programas de colaboración para conseguir diversos objetivos, como por ejemplo maximizar economías de escala [...]

  • C. Pasadas-Ureña
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 27

    La Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) publicó el libro blanco Global perspectives on information literacy: fostering a dialogue for international understanding, [...]

  • O. Izquierdo
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 26

    Hacía mucho tiempo que no leía informes sobre el libro y la lectura, lo que en alguna vida anterior había sido práctica regular obligada por razones profesionales. Y me [...]

  • B. Ruiz-Domènech
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 25

    Se estudian algunas medidas que se están llevando a cabo en Europa con el objetivo de fomentar la lectura en un entorno digital. Identifica oportunidades y retos, repasa [...]

  • S. Sánchez-García
    Anuario ThinkEPI (2018). Vol. 12, 24

    Reading promotion is one of the traditional activities in libraries, with the aim of presenting reading as a leisure alternative. Taking into account the social commitment [...]