Mercedes Caridad Sebastián
Department of Library and Information Sciences
PhD degree in Information Sciences from the Complutense University of Madrid (1979). Professor at the Carlos III University of Madrid, School of Humanities, Communication and Library Science, Department of Library and Information Sciences.
Vice-Rector of Outreach at the Carlos III University of Madrid from 1994 to 2007. Current Director of the Department of Library and Information Sciences of the Carlos III University of Madrid. Former Director of the Agustín Millares Institute of documentation and information management. Director of the master’s degree programme in Audiovisual documentation.
Author of several books and numerous articles in prestigious national and international journals. Participant in numerous conferences with papers and communications, as part of the research group ACROPOLIS (Content Analysis of Resources for Information Management and Policies for the Knowledge Society). Director of numerous PhD theses that endorse her academic career. Former advisor of the National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation of Spain (ANECA), since its creation.