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Alberto Salarelli (Parma, 1967) is associate professor at Dipartimento di Discipline Umanistiche, Sociali e delle Imprese Culturali (DUSIC) at University of Parma. He teaches Digital documentation and Library Science at Corso di laurea in Beni Artistici, Teatrali, Cinematografici e dei Nuovi Media.
He graduated from University of Parma in Literature and in Preservation of Cultural Heritage.
He conducted research at the Department of Physics "A. Volta ", University of Pavia and CERN (Organization Européenne pour la Recherche Nucléaire - Genève, CH). Author of several monographs and over seventy published papers on Italian and international journals, in addition to teaching at the University of Parma, Alberto Salarelli is regularly invited to give refresher courses and seminars for librarians and documentalists in other universities, training institutions and local governments.
His main areas of research are:
- problems of documentation in digital form and the relationships between library science, society and new technologies. Main publications: La biblioteca digitale (con A. M. Tammaro, 2006), Bit-à-brac. Informazione e biblioteche nell'era digitale (2004), Introduzione alla scienza dell'informazione (2012).
- LIS theory: Biblioteca e identità (2008).
Alberto Salarelli is member of the editorial board for the following journals: "AIB Studi", "Bibliothecae.it", "Culture del testo e del documento", "JLIS.it - Italian Journal of Library and Information Science", "Biblioteche oggi Trends", "Ricerche di S/Confine".


2014- Associate professor (M-STO/08 - Archivistica, bibliografia e biblioteconomia) Dipartimento DUSIC – Discipline Umanistiche, Sociali e delle Imprese Culturali - Università di Parma.

2014- Board member of CSAC (Centro Studi Archivio della Comunicazione dell’Università di Parma – www.csacparma.it).

2015- President - Master "Web communication, social media e IoT (internet delle cose)" - Università di Parma.

2015- President - Sistema Bibliotecario Parmense

2013 Board member of Istituzione Biblioteche del Comune di Parma.

2005-2006 Consultant - Istituto Superiore “Mario Boella” of Turin. Project BESS (http://www.bess-piemonte.it)

2003-2004 Consultant - Biblioteche del Comune di Milano and Telecom Italia – Project Digitami (http://www.digitami.it)

2001-2002 Consultant - Comune di Parma and Comitato Nazionale per le Celebrazioni Verdiane – project Casa della Musica (http://www.lacasadellamusica.it)

2001 Stagiaire - CERN (Organisation Européenne pour la Recherche Nucléaire - Genève, CH) – Project New OPAC Interface.

1997 Grantee - Dipartimento di Fisica “A. Volta” - Università di Pavia – Project “Produzione editoriale a Pavia e a Parma nel XVII secolo: catalogo ipertestuale e ipermediale”.

1994-1997 Research Assistant – UE Project DECIMAL (DeCIsion MAking in Libraries), Universities of Parma, Oxford, Manchester and Barcelona.

Completion accademic year: 2019/2020

Completion accademic year: 2018/2019

Completion accademic year: 2017/2018

Completion accademic year: 2016/2017

Completion accademic year: 2015/2016

Completion accademic year: 2014/2015

Completion accademic year: 2013/2014




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