Aurora González-Teruel

Aurora González-Teruel
University of Valencia | UV · Department of History of Science and Documentation

PhD

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Introduction
Aurora González-Teruel currently works at the Department of History of Science and Documentation, University of Valencia. Aurora does research in Information Science.
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January 2010 - present
Universitat de València

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Publications (67)
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The structures of hospitals have evolved to make them centre on patients and their pathologies, with care procedures that are both interprofessional and interorganisational. This has given rise to work environments made up of teams obliged to collaborate in their problem-solving, with an essential focus on proper collaborative information behaviour...
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This paper presents the results of a research study whose objective was to identify the facilitating factors and barriers that, in the opinion of representatives of the Spanish scientific community, impact the implementation of the new open science model in four areas: open access, open research data, research assessment and open peer review. A qua...
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Ibero‐American research on information behavior (IB) lacks the visibility typical of other parts of the world, and little is known about it in countries outside the area. The objective of this paper has therefore been to analyze the way in which Ibero‐American research incorporates various theoretical references to empirical research on IB. The res...
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Open Science (OC) constitutes a new model of science based on collaborative work between academics, on the openness and transparency of all phases of research grouping a set of elements among open access, open data, new metrics and evaluation models. Goal: know the facilitating factors and the barriers that condition the implementation of OS in uni...
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This work explains the need to adapt the content of ethics training programs in library and information science (LIS) studies to two fundamental aspects: the future professional requirements of students and the beliefs of the students in this field of study. A purely qualitative investigative strategy, including the use of vignettes, was employed t...
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Alterations in pain perception have been observed in people diagnosed with schizophrenia. Some research suggests the existence of a possible hyposensitivity, while others describe a hypersensitivity to pain in people with schizophrenia. In summary, the studies present contradictory results.
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La ciencia abierta constituye un nuevo modelo de hacer ciencia basado en el trabajo colaborativo entre académicos, en la apertura y transparencia de todas las fases de la investigación, que agrupa un conjunto de elementos, entre los que destacan el acceso abierto, los datos abiertos, nuevas métricas y modelos de evaluación. Objetivos: conocer los f...
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La ciència oberta constitueix un nou model de fer ciència basat en el treball col·laboratiu entre acadèmics, en l'obertura i la transparència de totes les fases de la recerca, que agrupa un conjunt d'elements, entre els quals destaquen l'accés obert, les dades obertes, noves mètriques i models d'avaluació. Objectius: conèixer els factors facilitado...
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Objective: The area of pediatric hypertension (HTN) research has seen substantial progress over the last two decades, but no bibliometric analysis has yet been undertaken to describe these advances. This study aims to describe the published research examining HTN in children and adolescents from 2000 to 2018. Methods: Articles were retrieved usi...
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Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that performs multiple functions in the body. In addition to regulating calcium and phosphate levels in the body and contributing to bone mineralization, it participates in various brain and neurocognitive processes. In fact, the deficiency of this vitamin has also been linked to various psychiatric disorders, inc...
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Las tesis doctorales posibilitan la transmisión de la capacidad investigadora a las futuras generaciones y la consolidación de las líneas de investigación de un área de conocimiento. Se caracteriza la Biblioteconomía y Documentación de las universidades públicas españolas a partir de la dirección de tesis doctorales por los académicos del área. Se...
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Background Medical residents can offer ideas for new information services, as most of them are ‘digital natives’, although reviews of the use of social media in health care settings do not provide data on their information behaviour. Objective A scoping review aimed at providing a research map for the information behaviour of medical residents and...
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Purpose To ascertain the diffusion and influence of Savolainen's ELIS model and its use as a theoretical and/or methodological basis for research. Design/methodology/approach A context citation analysis was made of the work where this researcher published his model. Analysis covered the year of publication, the type of work and the subject matter...
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González-Teruel, A. (2020). El discurso profesional en la biblioteca: alternativas en red a la relación usuario-sistema. In E.-P. Ardolino, A. Petrucciani, & V. Ponzani (Eds.), What happened in the library? / Cosa è successo in biblioteca?. Lettori e biblioteche tra indagine storica e problemi attuali / Readers and libraries from historical investi...
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The range of theoretical frameworks currently being used by researchers into information behaviour is abundant and diverse. We need to examine thoroughly the contribution of theories and models to further research, as this would help to improve future investigations in the field. This paper adopts this approach, by thoroughly examining the influenc...
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Se presenta un análisis de la evolución histórico-jurídica de los Archivos de Distrito (AD) portugueses, como instituciones que asumen la salvaguarda del patrimonio público-administrativo del país. Para ello se revisa la bibliografía más relevante sobre el tema, así como la documentación histórica, legal y política, describiendo su historia desde s...
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Spanish A pesar de que la investigación del usuario constituye un área de estudio consolidada y con unos límites establecidos, su abordaje para aquellos investigadores no familiarizados con ella, entraña dificultades de tipo terminológico. Este tipo de investigaciones se pueden encontrar, al menos, bajo cuatro epígrafes distintos: estudios de usua...
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This paper explores the usefulness of OpenAIRE, BASE, Recolecta, and Google Scholar (GS) for evaluating open access (OA) policies that demand a deposit in a repository. A case study was designed focusing on 762 financed articles with a project of FIS-2012 of the Instituto de Salud Carlos III, the Spanish national health service's main management bo...
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To identify Spanish funded paediatric research published in general paediatric journals included in the Web of Science (WoS) from 2010 to 2014 and those published in Anales de Pediatría. To examine the relationship between funding and the prestige of the journals. To describe the journal conditions to meet the open access criteria.
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En los últimos años, el estudio de los usuarios de la información ha sido uno de los campos, en el contexto de la Biblioteconomía y Documentación (ByD), donde mayores desarrollos teóricos ha habido. En la actualidad, la abundancia y riqueza de propuestas teóricas ha derivado en dispersión y confusión, y obliga a adoptar una perspectiva amplia. Esta...
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To describe the role of Anales de Pediatría in highlighting Spanish paediatric research, and to identify the journals with which it competes internationally.
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Apresenta estudo comparativo das práticas pedagógicas adotadas na condução das disciplinas relativas ao tema Usuários da Informação em três universidades de diferentes países: Brasil, Uruguai e Espanha. Com diferentes denominações, a disciplina é oferecida nas instituições avaliadas para os cursos de Museologia, Arquivologia e Biblioteconomia. Como...
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Objective: To identify Spanish funded paediatric research published in general paediatric journals included in the Web of Science (WoS) from 2010 to 2014) and those published in the Anales de Pediatría. To examine the relationship between funding and the prestige of the journals. To describe the journal conditions to meet the open access criteria....
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Objective: To describe the role of the Anales de Pediatría in highlighting Spanish paediatric research, and to identify the journals with which it competes internationally. Material and method: Spanish paediatric articles, including those from the Anales de Pediatría were identified using the Paediatrics category of the Science Citation Index (2...
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The main features of 207 Spanish health sciences journals active in 2014, and their visibility in six biomedical and multidisciplinary databases are described. Of these databases, Scopus and Ibecs provide the best coverage of these journals, and Medline and WoS the worst. The discipline best represented is medicine, followed by psychology, nursing...
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Se analizan el análisis de contenido, la versión constructivista de la teoría fundamentada y el análisis del discurso de la psicología discursiva aplicados a la investigación del modo en que el usuario genera y comparte información en los medios sociales. Para cada uno de los tres diseños se estudia la pregunta de investigación que determina la rec...
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There has been an increase in research published on information behavior in recent years, and this has been accompanied by an increase in its diversity and interaction with other fields, particularly information retrieval. The aims of this study are to determine which researchers have contributed to producing the current body of knowledge on this s...
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In recent years the number of higher education institutions offering blended learning courses has increased notably. Blended learning is understood as the combination of traditional face-to-face teaching with online and distance learning. During the 2012- 13 academic year, for the first time, the Information and Documentation degree course at the U...
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The OpenCourseWare project, an open learning resource repository, was established at the University of Valencia between 2008 and 2009. It initially consisted of only 10 subjects, none of which was in the field of Health Sciences. The objective of this research was to investigate the attitudes and perceptions of faculty members in the field of Healt...
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Objective: This paper examines the training that lecturers in health sciences at the University of Valencia consider they need to use OpenCourseWare in their classes. The paper also examines the marketing and information strategies these lecturers believe their institution should use to encourage the increased use of OpenCourseWare and the deposit...
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Objetivos: conocer las necesidades de formación que dicen tener los docentes de las titulaciones en ciencias de la salud de la Universidad de Valencia para ser competentes en la incorporación del OpenCourseWare. Conocer qué estrategias de marketing e información piensan estos docentes que se deberían diseñar para aumentar el depósito de materiales....
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The field of information behaviour research is dominated by a constructivist vision focused on the individual as a generator of knowledge. Recently, a group of researchers have increased the criticism of this approach and advocate a social turn. From this point of view, methods such as discourse analysis are used to try to learn from the language o...
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When trying to establish a new service for access to information distributed via the internet, it is necessary to determine the actual use of what is to be offered, as well as the difficulties encountered by potential users of this service. This article presents the results of a study to determine the level of internet usage among medical doctors a...
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Se presenta la experiencia de desarrollo de un tutorial multimedia para guiar el proceso de realización del Trabajo de Fin de Grado en Información y Documentación, que incluye unidades didácticas que describen las características de cada una de las secciones del trabajo, tests de auto-verificación y un video que recrea una exposición oral. Para su...
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Object ive: T his paper examines the training that lecturers in health sciences at the University of Valencia consider they need to use OpenCourseWare in their classes. The paper also examines the marketing and information strategies these lecturers believe their institution should use to encourage the increased use of OpenCourseWare and the deposi...
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The use of grounded theory procedures for the study of information behavior has contributed to generating theory in this field. Thirty-one works were analyzed with regard to a) their relationship to the context in which the research was carried out, b) the aspect of information behavior researched, c) the use of grounded theory procedures, and d) t...
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A la vista de la investigación publicada sobre comportamiento informacional en nuestro entorno más próximo, se expone la necesidad de enfocar los estudios sobre cualquiera de los aspectos del proceso de búsqueda de información desde un perspectiva cualitativa y partiendo o generando un marco teórico. Para ello existen enfoques propios de otras cien...
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En los últimos años la agenda de investigación sobre los usuarios de la información ha estado protagonizada por la búsqueda de un fundamento teórico que dote de mayor rigor al proceso de investigación y por la búsqueda de la metodología más apropiada para el estudio de los diversos aspectos del proceso de búsqueda de información. Respecto al fundam...
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La literatura internacional sobre comportamiento informacional (CI) es abundante y además presenta un grado de madurez del que no disponen otras áreas en el contexto general de la información y documentación. Esta madurez se concreta en los desarrollos teóricos que se han producido en los últimos años, que no habrían sido posibles sin que, en paral...
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Se exponen las principales perspectivas en el estudio del comportamiento informacional: la perspectiva del usuario y la del sistema. En el primer caso, se asume una visión global del proceso de búsqueda de información y se desarrollan modelos teóricos y metodológicos para guiar la investigación en este campo. Se presentan como ejemplo la teoría del...
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Introduction and development: Open-access literature is digital, online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions. Self-archiving or deposit of scholarly outputs in institutional repositories (open-access green route) is increasingly present in the activities of the scientific community. Besides the benefits of open ac...
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This work presents the preliminary results of an information behaviour study of students in two Spanish universities. A qualitative methodology was adopted and the results analysed following the grounded theory. The results were classified according to the reasons that motivated the information seeking behaviour, the means used for their resolution...
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Objectius. Com a pas previ a la posada en marxa del repositori institucional de la Universitat de València (UV) es localitza la producció real de publicacions periòdiques d'aquesta institució i se n'elabora un cens, com més exhaustiu millor, a més de descriure'n la visibilitat dels continguts a través del web. -- Metodologia. Es fan...
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Objetivo. Como paso previo a la puesta en marcha del repositorio institucional de la Universitat de València (UV) se localiza la producción real de publicaciones periódicas de esta institución y se elabora un censo, lo más exhaustivo posible, y se describe la visibilidad de sus contenidos a través de la web. -- Metodología. Se buscan revistas con m...
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English abstract In 2007 the book "Scientific production of Valencia in the areas of biomedicine and health sciences through the databases of the Institute of Scientific Information (ISI), period 2000-2004" was published. It analyzed the scientific production in areas of Biomedicine of Valencia. This work continues and complements the previous one...
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Se estudian las condiciones de autoarchivo de 3.495 trabajos publicados en 109 revistas que recogen el 50% de la producción científica de la Comunidad Valenciana en biomedicina y ciencias de la salud difundida en las bases de datos ISI (período 2000-2004). Se analiza el autoarchivado desde la perspectiva de la viabilidad de implantación de reposito...
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This article presents a descriptive analysis of works published in Spanish journals and of the papers of conferences held in Spain in the field of information needs and uses in the period 1990–2004 in order to determine if the change in approach described by Dervin and Nilan, among others, also occurred outside the English speaking world. An analys...
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The main objective of this publication is to analyze the scientific production in biomedicine and heatlh sciencies of the Valencian Comunnity during the period 2000-2004. The study was conducted using the Science Citation Index and Social Science Citation Index. Bibliometric indicators have been used for the analysis of scientific production (work...
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The object of this work is to make a brief presentation of the foundations of the Open Access movement and to illustrate with numbers its repercussion in the Spanish medical journals. 127 scientific Spanish medical journals which content was freely available were studied. Results appear on the following variables: Existence on the journal Web of in...
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Versión final del artículo disponible en: http://db.doyma.es/cgi-bin/wdbcgi.exe/doyma/mrevista.fulltext?pident=13093056 [EN] The object of this work is to make a brief presentation of the foundations of the Open Access movement and to illustrate with numbers its repercussion in the Spanish medical journals. 127 scientific Spanish medical journals w...
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The paper describes six European medically oriented databases of Web resources, pertaining to five quality-controlled subject gateways, and compares their performance. The characteristics, coverage, procedure for selecting Web resources, record structure, searching possibilities, and existence of user assistance were described for each database. Pe...
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Les AA. presentent un instantane du paysage mouvant de la publication medicale espagnole actuelle. L'objectif est double : obtenir un recensement des revues medicale espagnoles publiees en 2004, et analyser leurs caracteristiques (specialite, organisme editeur, periodicite, type d'acces et information contenue). L'etude fait apparaitre l'existence...
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En la actualidad, la satisfacción de las necesidades de los usuarios se ha convertido en un factor estratégico para el éxito de cualquier sistema de información. Conseguir atender convenientemente estas necesidades fuerza a conocer al usuario de dichos sistemas. Este libro nace con el objetivo de describir los rasgos generales de esta línea de inve...
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Hundred bases of information have been selected bibliographical accessible doctor of free form across Internet. For each of them there has been described the country and the type of producer, the information that reaches on the content (coverage, number of records and frequency of update), language of the interface, way of search and facilities of...
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This work makes an introduction to usability in the web information design framework. Analyses different techniques tipology proposals, and their application in development and evaluation of web sites. A generic framework for usability methods application is proposed, to apply in particular context of activity.Internet can be considered as a major...
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RESUMEN Los estudios de necesidades de información aportan una metodología con lo cual investigar, de manera sistemática, las características de los usuarios con relación a la información que necesitan para el desarrollo de su trabajo. Igualmente proporcionan criterios objetivos para tomar decisiones a la hora de planificar nuevos sistemas de infor...

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