University of Wisconsin–Madison

Dorothea Salo

Distinquished Faculty Associate

(608) 263-2900

4261 Helen C. White Hall
600 N Park St, Madison, WI 53706

Dorothea Salo: Faculty Associate


MA Spanish, UW-Madison, 1996
MA Library and Information Studies, UW-Madison 2005

Areas of Interest:

A/V digitization, digital preservation, research-data management, scholarly communication, information security, privacy

Classes taught:

LIS 351 Introduction to Digital Information
LIS 500 Code and Power
LIS 510 Information Security & Privacy
LIS 640 Linked Data
LIS 640 Publishing, Knowledge Institutions, and Society: E-Revolutions?
LIS 644 Digital Tools, Trends, and Debates
LIS 853 Metadata and XML


Salo, Dorothea, and Jesse Hocking. 2018. “Digital Reformatting and Data Rescue with RADD and the PROUD and PRAVDA Kits.” KULA: Knowledge Creation, Dissemination, and Preservation Studies, 2(1), 14. DOI:

Jones, Kyle M.L., and Dorothea Salo. 2018., “Learning Analytics and the Academic Library: Professional Ethics Commitments at a Crossroads”. College and Research Libraries, 79(3). DOI:

Salo, Dorothea. ‚”Is There a Text in These Data?‚ In Martin Paul Eve ed. Openness in Scholarly Communication (forthcoming)”