Skip to Main Content

Library Faculty

Kaleena Rivera: Digital Initiatives Librarian

Kaleena Rivera

Kaleena Rivera, MSI
Assistant Librarian

phone: 239-590-7506


office: 225N Library West

Areas of Responsibility

  • Develop and manage the institutional repository to collect, preserve, and provide access to FGCU faculty and student scholarship.
  • Develop and manage digital initiatives projects and collections on DigitalFGCU.
  • Provide consultation, 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


Digital Initiatives 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