Natàlia Castellana

Natàlia Castellana
Profile: 
Library for Research
Working areas: 
Open access, Open Knowledge Plan, O2 UOC repository, scientific communication

How can Natàlia help you?

Affiliated with the UOC's Open Knowledge Plan, Walewska works to guarantee that the highest possible number of the UOC community's scientific publications are published in open access.

She works alongside the researchers, supporting them in the open-access publishing phase of scientific articles, fostering both the dissemination and the curation of research while guaranteeing compliance with copyright laws and editorial and institutional policies.

Education and professional career

Natàlia is qualified in different areas of communication and design: she holds a bachelor's degree in Graphic Design (IDEP Barcelona) and has completed postgraduate courses in Design and Communication Strategies and Design and Advertising (both at ELISAVA) and in Communication Management at the UOC.

She spent 10 years working as a graphic designer and art director for various design studios and advertising agencies before joining the UOC group company, Oberta Publishing (at that time Eureca Media), as director of innovative projects.

She took on the role of content director at the eLearn Center's Oberta Publishing in 2015, responsible for designing and implementing new teaching formats, paving the way for the definition of the current UOC learning resources catalogue. In recent years she has specialized in the production of audiovisual learning resources. She currently forms part of the Library Development.

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Personal interests

She is interested in design and technology, likes chocolate and enjoys travel, the great outdoors, interior design, DIY, painting, sewing and singing.