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Ola Pilerot

Ola Pilerot


Senior Lecturer

Swedish School of Library and Information Science

Phone: 033-4354329

E-mail: ola.pilerot@hb.se

Room number: C524

Signature: OPI

I teach within the field of information seeking, needs and use. My research interests concern information literacies in academia and scholarly information practices. Before joining SSLIS I worked as a librarian for more than 15 years, a career that was rounded of as deputy library director at Skövde University.

Title of Dissertation

Design researchers' information sharing: The enactment of a discipline



I am a member of the board of The Linnaeus Centre for Research on Learning, Interaction and Mediated Communication in Contemporary Society (LinCS), http://lincs.gu.se/.