Paula Sequeiros


Biography

Paula Sequeiros is a researcher at the Centre of Social Studies. Her main research area intersects with information literacy, scientific writing and libraries. She is a member of enLeio, a Research Network on Libraries, Policies and Reading, since 2018. She also researches ecofeminism. Co-coordinator of the Studies Group POSTRADE. Scientific co-editor, with Teresa Cunha, of the Oficina do CES. Coorganiser and trainer in the program Publish do not Perish, Survive the Stampede at CES. Coorganiser of the program Readings in Cultural and Linguistic Diversity addressed to the UC community. She developed her postdoc project The Library in Time: Libraries from the Print, Oral and Digital Paradigms at the CES. Former member of the Executive Board of the international disciplinary Repository e-LIS and the Editor for Portugal. Engaged with Open Access to scientific publishing. Degree in History, University of Porto (U.P.); Post-Graduation in Librarianship and Information Sciences, U.P.; Masters in Information Society and Knowledge, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, 2002-2004; Doctorship in Sociology, U.P., 2010, thesis on the uses and representations of the public library and the inscribed interactions of readers, space and the Internet. She taught in postgraduate courses of Information and Documentation Sciences, 1988-2006. Former specialized librarian in corporations and academic libraries director.


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Sequeiros, Paula (2020), Lectura, género, penitenciaría: apuntes sobre metodología de una investigación cualitativa, in Carrillo Durán, María Victoria; Pérez Pulido, Margarita (org.), Metodologías y experiencias de investigación en comunicación e información. Badajoz: Cuadernos Artesanos de Comunicación

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Book Chapter

Sequeiros, Paula (2019), Cosas de mujeres: lectura y penitenciaría, in Marjorie Mardones y Tania de Armas (org.), Las prácticas de lectura en los recintos penitenciarios de la región de Valparaíso. Valparaíso, Chile: Univ. de Playa Ancha; Canita Cartonera, 91-101

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Article in Scientific journal

Sequeiros, Paula (2019), "A atribulada criação da Biblioteca Pública de Braga e o seu arrojado bibliotecário limiano", Ponte de Lima: do passado ao presente, rumo ao futuro!, 2019, 5, 119-131

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