Maria da Luz Antunes

Maria da Luz Antunes

PhD Student

Ph.D. student in Information Science. Degree in History and Master in Documentation Sciences – dissertation about the role of the reference librarian as a mediator in the university health libraries. Begin the activity in the Library of the Portugal Bureau (European Commission, 1988). Coordinated the European Documentation Center of the University of Lisbon; also the Libraries of the Institute of General Practice (Portugal Southern), the Institute of Quality in Health, and the Atlantic University. Since 2000, coordinates the Library of the Lisbon School of Health Technology (Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon). Manager of the institutional scientific repository. Editorial referee of two scientific journals: Revista Portuguesa de Medicina Geral e Familiar (since 2014), and Saúde & Tecnologia (since 2008). Council member of the European Association for Health Information and Libraries (EAHIL). Research interests: information literacy; Open Science; research innovation; bibliometry; and health literacy, especially among the elderly and those with chronic diseases.

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