Edgardo Civallero

Library Coordinator

Edgardo Civallero has a degree in Library and Information Sciences from the University of Córdoba (Argentina). With previous training in Marine Sciences and Biology, he has specialized in knowledge classification, digital humanities, oral tradition, library services for indigenous peoples, and the recovery of endangered sounds (languages and music). He has also investigated sustainability, degrowth, open access and decolonization, and their relation to information in a Knowledge Society.

Halfway between Spain and Argentina, from where he comes, Edgardo has worked as an independent consultant in data management, digital curation, ontology design and e-research. In his two decades of career he has been a professor, an academic researcher, a lecturer and a writer, besides a librarian in several categories of information units. In his free time, he plays music or posts in his blog.


The “Charles Darwin Foundation for the Galapagos Islands”, in French “Fondation Charles Darwin pour les îles Galapagos”, Association International sans but lucratif (“AISBL”), has its registered office located at Chaussée de la Hulpe 177 Bte 20 (rez) - 1170, Brussels, and is registered under the trade registry of Brussels under the number 0409.359.103.

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