Fields of activities:
» Library and museum studies
Brief description of your activity focus
research data management, service units and information provision, new forms of scholarly communication, open access
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Panayiota Polydoratou is Assistant Professor at the Department of Library Science and Information
Systems (libd) at ATEI of Thessaloniki (atei).
She was previously Honorary Visiting Fellow at the Department of Information Science (soi) at City
University London (city) and member of staff at the Max Planck Digital Library (mpdl) at Max Planck
Society (mpg), Germany. She holds a Ph.D. in Information Science from City University, awarded in
2006, and a MSc. in Information & Library Studies from University of Strathclyde. She has previously
worked on projects such as Data Audit Framework and RIOJA at University College London (UCL). Until
2007, Panayiota was a member of staff at Imperial College London (IC) and contributed to projects led
by Library Services, such as StORe and Defining Image Access. She has also contributed to the IC
interim e-theses’ project and the VERSIONS project, which was led by London School of Economics
(LSE). Previously to those she has assisted as research staff in the Digital health programme.