Membership profiles

Standing Committee Members Profiles

Daniel Martínez-Ávila
Member since 2021
Current position/job description and Affiliation: Assistant Professor at University of León, Spain / Professor at the Graduate School in
Information Science at Sao Paulo State University, Brazil.
Work/ research experience: classification, cataloging, knowledge organization.
Areas of special interest: knowledge organization systems, classification systems, epistemology
Email: [email protected] / [email protected] / [email protected]


Olívia Pestana 
Member since Year 2021
Current position/job description and Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Porto, Portugal
Work/ research experience: Content Analysis and Subject Indexing; Authority control; Information auditing
Areas of special interest: knowledge organisation systems; content analysis and subject indexing in various domains; graduate and post-graduate education in Information Science, especially in information and knowledge organisation.
Email: [email protected]
Personal web:

Caroline Saccucci
Member since 2017
Current position: Chief of the U.S. Programs, Law, and Literature Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Work/research experience: I directly managed the Dewey Decimal Classification Program and the Cataloging in Publication Program at the Library of Congress since 2012. As chief, I have oversight of those programs, as well as the U.S. ISSN Center, cataloging of legal materials from all countries and in all languages, specialized vocabulary and cataloging of children’s and young adults’ fiction, and cataloging and classification of materials published in the United States in the topics of literature, literary criticism, and library and information science.
Areas of special interest: DDC, CIP, ONIX mappings

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