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Information scientist

Sara Margareta von Ungern-Sternberg, Finnish information scientist. Achievements include research on information and learning, informetrics. Recipient Research award Waldemar von Frenckells Foundation, 1990. Member Finnish Society for Information Studies (board directors since 1989), Swedish Library. Association Finland (education committee since 1996).

Background

Ungern-Sternberg, Sara Margareta von was born on June 25, 1940 in Vörå, Finland. Daughter of Jarl Auno Elias and Aida Margareta (Simons) Ek.

Education

Master of Science in Chemistry, Helsinki (Finland) University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy Library and Information Sciences, Åbo Academy University, Finland, 1994.

Career

Research assistant department physics Helsinki University, 1967-1968. Chemist Veterinary University, Helsinki, 1968-1970. Information specialist Turku (Finland) University, 1974-1985.

Senior lecturer Åbo Academy University, Turku, 1985-1995, professor, 1995-1998, assistant professor, since 1998. Docent Oulu University, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on information and learning, informetrics.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Student and the Library, 1996, A Tool for Planning Information Provision in interdisciplinary Fields, 1994, Analysis of National Collections in the Sciences, 1989.

Membership

Member Finnish Society for Information Studies (board directors since 1989), Swedish Library. Association Finland (education committee since 1996).

Connections

Married Rudolf Leo von Flittner, August 26, 1961 (deceased 1988). Children: Gabriella Maria, Michaela Anna Margarek, Joachim Einar Gottfried. Married Claes Erik von Ungern-Sternberg, September 3, 1993.

father:
Jarl Auno Elias Ek

mother:
Aida Margareta (Simons) Ek

spouses:
Rudolf Leo von Flittner

Claes Erik von Ungern-Sternberg

children:
Gabriella Maria Ungern-Sternberg

Michaela Anna Margarek Ungern-Sternberg

Joachim Einar Gottfried Ungern-Sternberg