WG 16 – Labour and professional education in the fields of information, and culture

Coordinators: Prof. Dr. André de Souza Pena (UFMT); Profa. Dra. Gabriela Belmont de Farias (UFCE)

Summary: The informational and cultural work camps: actors, scenarios, skills required. Organization, processes, and working relationships in informational and cultural environments such as archives, libraries, museums, cultural centers, documentation centers, other similar environments. Information society, technology, and work. The labor market in the professions of culture and information. Worker’s health in the above fields. Professional training in the fields of information and culture: limits, disciplinary fields involved, educational paradigms in force, comparative studies. The work in information and culture as a field of research: approaches and methodologies.