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@digitalunav - Center for Internet Studies and Digital Life was set up in September 2013 and is affiliated with the School of Communication at the University of Navarra; its mission is to foster research on the forms and impact of digital activity in the complex, changing field of communication. The establishment of @digitalunav is another milestone in the School's academic history, in which online media have been addressed through both teaching and research activities since the Internet's emergence as a global medium.

Over 30 people currently work in @digitalunav - Center for Internet Studies and Digital Life, which comprises three areas: People, Contents and Companies. Each area encompasses a number of fields of research, such as the use of social networks, online journalism, interactive advertising, new business models for communications companies, and the impact of the Internet on electoral campaigns, civic movements, etc. 


Would you like to do a research stay with us?


@digitalunav - Center for Internet Studies and Digital Life is open to visiting researchers, from all fields of digital research. These scholars take part in the activities of @digitalunav and are encouraged to actively participate in our research work throughout their stay. Through discussions, seminars, lectures and other events, visiting researchers may exchange views with our team of researchers, directors and partners of @digitalunav to get to know different research perspectives and to actively network with the research community.

Candidates interested in joining us as visiting researchers may apply at any time. As a Visiting Researchers you will be put in touch with a researcher who can mentor you during your stay here. No salary is paid by @digitalunav for these appointments.



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Access to the academic publications of @digitalunav - Center for Internet Studies and Digital staff members and fellows. The majority of our publications are free to download.





(includes Spain country profile by SN/AV/AA, plus Latin America overview by Ramón Salaverría)




@digitalunav - Center for Internet Studies and Digital fosters research publications about digital communication in different areas. The aim is to provide top-quality analyses and resources for online media scholars and practitioners. These are the first books coordinated by @digitalunav:

Salaverría, R. (ed.) (2016). Ciberperiodismo en Iberoamérica. Madrid: Fundación Telefónica y Editorial Ariel. (ISBN: 978-84-08-15457-0)

Herrero, M., & Wildman, Steve S. (Eds.). The Business of Media: Change and Challenges. Porto: Media XXI. ISBN: 978-989-729-256-2

Access to the most recent research papers published in peer-reviewed scientific journals by @digitalunav - Center for Internet Studies and Digital fellows. 

The list below presents papers developed either within @digitalunav or in collaboration with scholars of other research institutions (our research fellows are highlighted in bold letters):


Negredo, S., Martínez Costa, M.P., Braines, J., Salaverría, R., (2020) Journalism Expands in Spite of the Crisis: Digital-Native News Media in Spain. Media and Communication, 8 (2 )73 -85. DOI:


Azurmendi, A., Ortega-Mohedano, Muñoz-Saldaña, M. (2019) Survey and analysis about satisfaction, use and consumption of public television in Spain. The age gap. Revista Latina de Comunicación Social, 74: 1748-1777. DOI: 10.4185/RLCS-2019-1408-91en

Martínez Costa, M.P., Serrano Puche, J., Portilla Manjón, I., Blanco, C.(2019), Young adults’ interaction with online news and advertising/La interacción de los jóvenes adultos con las noticias y la publicidad online. Comunicar: Revista científica iberoamericana de comunicación y educación, 59: 19-28. DOI: 10.3916/c59-2019-02

Pereira Villazón, T., Portilla Manjón, I., Rodríguez Salcedo (2019) Big data y Relaciones Públicas: Una revisión bibliográfica del estado de la cuestión. Revista de Comunicación 18 (1): 151-165.


Azurmendi, A. (2018) Children’s digital rights and big data. The European general data protection regulation (GDPR), 2016, and the Children’s online personal data protection act (Coppa). El profesional de la información, 27 (1):27-35.

García-Perdomo, V., Salaverría, R., Kilgo, D., Harlow, S. (2018)  To Share or Not to Share: The influence of news values and topics on popular social media content in the United States, Brazil, and Argentina. Journalism Studies 19 (8):1180-1201.

Serrano Puche, J., Fernández, C.B., Rodríguez-Virgili, J. (2018) Political information and incidental exposure in social media: the cases of Argentina, Chile, Spain and Mexico. Doxa Comunicación, 27: 19-42.


Kalogeropoulos, A., Negredo, S., Picone, I., Nielsen, RK (2017) Who shares and comments on news? A cross-national comparative analysis of online and social media participation. Social media & Society, 3 (4),

Rodríguez Virgili, J., & Fernández, C. B. (2017). Infopolítica en campañas críticas: el caso de Argentina, España y Venezuela en 2015 [Infopolitics during critical elections: Argentina, Spain and Venezuela 2015], Comunicación y Hombre. Revista interdisciplinar de Ciencias de la Comunicación y Humanidades, 13: 85-102. 

Salaverría, R. (2017). Tipología de los cibermedios periodísticos: bases teóricas para su clasificación [Typology of Digital News Media: Theoretical Bases for their Classification], Revista Mediterránea de Comunicación / Mediterranean Journal of Communication, 8(1): 19-32. doi:10.14198/MEDCOM2017.8.1.2 [English version available]

Kilgo, D., Harlow, S., García Perdomo, V. M., & Salaverría, R. (2017). A new sensation? An international exploration of sensationalism and social media recommendations in online news publicationsJournalism: Theory, Practice and Criticism. doi:10.1177/1464884916683549 


Arrese, Á., & Kaufmann, J. (2016). Legacy and Native News Brands Online: Do They Show Different News Consumption Patterns?. International Journal on Media Management, 18(2): 75-97.

Arrese, Á. (2016). From Gratis to Paywalls: A brief history of a retro-innovation in the press's businessJournalism Studies, 17(8): 1051-1067.

Castillo, H., & Pérez-Latre, F. J. (2016). El impacto de la presencia online en lascuentas de Twitter de las universidades vascas y navarrasEstudios sobre el Mensaje Periodístico, 22(1): 225-238.

Menke, M., Kinnebrock, S., Kretzschmar, S., Aichberger, I., Broersma, M., Hummel, R., Kirchhoff, S., Prandner, D., Ribeiro, N., & Salaverría, R. (2016). Convergence culture in European newsrooms. Comparing editorial strategies for cross-media news production in six countriesJournalism Studies. doi:10.1080/1461670X.2016.1232175 

Harlow, S., & Salaverría, R. (2016). Regenerating Journalism: Exploring the ‘Alternativeness’ and ‘Digital-ness’ of Online-Native Media in Latin AmericaDigital Journalism, 4(8): 1001-1019. doi:10.1080/21670811.2015.1135752 

Salaverría, R. (2016). Redefinir al comunicadorEl Profesional de la Información, 25(2), marzo-abril: 163-167. (ISSN: 1386-6710; ISSN-e: 1699-2407) DOI: 10.3145/epi.2016.mar.02


Sábada, C., & Vidales, M. J. (2015). El impacto de la comunicación mediada por la tecnología en el capital social: adolescentes y teléfonos móvilesRevista Virtualis, 11(1): 75-92.

Salaverría, R. (2015). Los labs como fórmula de innovación en los mediosEl Profesional de la Información, 24(4): 397-404.

Salaverría, R. (2015). Ideas para renovar la investigación sobre medios digitalesEl Profesional de la Información, 24(3): 223-226. 

Ebrahimi, M., & Salaverría, R. (2015). Virtual identities of Muslim women: A case study of Iranian Facebook usersObservatorio (OBS*), 9(1), March: 159-170. 

Vara-Miguel, A., & Díaz-Espina, C. (2015). Nuevos modelos de negocio, creación de valor y el cambiante rol de la prensa en los sistemas democráticos [New Business Model, Creation Value and the Changing Role of the Press in Democratic Societies]. Trípodos, (36): 151-166.