Alex Berrio Matamoros is the Emerging Technologies Librarian and Library Associate Professor with primary responsibility for exploring and implementing new technologies to enhance the teaching of Legal Research and library services. He received his J.D. from Boston College Law School, an M.S. in Library and Information Science from Drexel University, and an A.B. from Harvard University, cum laude, with a concentration in environmental science and public policy. Before joining the faculty, he was a librarian and lecturer at Boston College Law School where he focused on the implementation and use of educational technologies.
Professor Berrio Matamoros’s current research interests include the use of technology in legal education, copyright protection for digital media, and legal education reform, focusing on adapting educational technologies to enhance experiential learning and skills courses. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Law Library Association of Greater New York (LLAGNY), is Vice-chair/Chair-elect of American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Latino Caucus, and serves on several other legal education, diversity, and technology-related committees within AALL and its special interest sections. He is honored to be profiled in the second edition of Celebrating Diversity: A Legacy of Minority Leadership in the American Association of Law Libraries.