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Kaleena Rivera: Research Systems & Applications Librarian

Kaleena Rivera

Kaleena Rivera, MSI
Associate Librarian

phone: 239-590-7506


office: 225N Library West

Areas of Responsibility

  • Develop and manage the institutional repository, ScholarsCommons, to collect, preserve, and provide access to FGCU faculty and student scholarship.
  • Provide consultations, marketing, and outreach to university faculty regarding digital initiatives, with specific focus on the institutional repository.

For Faculty

Contact me to schedule workshops for classes or departments. These sessions can be used to help students and faculty learn how to navigate the institutional repository in order to access FGCU-based scholarly research.

For Faculty & Students

Contact me to schedule a one-on-one consultation or to contribute completed scholarly research.

Kaleena's Education

MS, Information Science, Florida State University, 2017

BA, English, Florida Gulf Coast University, 2014


Research Systems & Applications Librarian, Florida Gulf Coast University
April 2018 – present

Senior Library Technical Assistant, Florida Gulf Coast University
February 2015 – April 2018

Professional Interests

Scholarly communications
Open access
Information organization
Critical librarianship

My Research Guides