Current awareness is increasingly in the hands of the end user. Information professionals are ideally placed to train users in best practices, covering all the different options available to users. As Steve Bynghall explains, one option is to make this a component of digital literacy programmes.
A CILIP Special Interest Group which encourages debate and the exchange of knowledge in all aspects of Information Literacy.
The Information Literacy Group aims to:
- To provide a forum for discussion - To disseminate information about local, national and international initiatives - To encourage the publication of articles, both nationally and internationally, which share new ideas, initiatives and experience - To encourage collaboration and support across all sectors of the profession - To highlight and promote good practice
The new film Selma has sparked a bitter public debate, mostly concerning the film’s representation of President Lyndon Johnson’s stance on voting rights and how much artistic license is appropriate for a biopic centering on a major historical event. Less discussed, however, is the degree to which the MLK estate’s tough stance on copyright...
Explanation of the peer review journal process by Professor Brian Cox and Dr. Philip Campbell (Editor in Chief of Nature) from the programme Science Britannica 2/3. Method and Madness: Professor Brian Cox.
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