Creative Commons Licensed Image Source Web Literacy is Essential for Today’s Learners One of the most important skills of the 21st century — web literacy — is often overlooked in the classroom. The ability to read, write and participate
Skagen, T., Torras, M., Kavli, S., Mikki, S., Hafstad, S., & Hunskår, I. (2008) "Pedagogical Considerations in Developing an Online Tutorial in Information Literacy." Communications In Information Literacy, 2(2)
The 27 Ways Teachers Can Enhance Retention and Knowledge Transfer Infographic refers to Gagne’s 9th and presents ways that teachers can ensure that their students can retain information and transfer their new knowledge or skill to different situations.
The excellent Librarian's Information Literacy Conference (LILAC) kicks off this week in Dublin. We thought that we would share with you some of our content that fits in with the themes of the conference, whether you are attending or not.
Below, you will find 6 free chapters from Facet books on information literacy, research support and the information behaviour, some of which are written by speakers at the conference.
Please share them with anyone who would be interested.
If you are attending LILAC we hope you have a good conference and if not, we hope you just enjoy the free chapters.
Melissa Bowles-Terry, Merinda Hensley, Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe (2010) “Best Practices for Online Video Tutorials: A Study of Student Preferences and Understanding” Communications In Information Literacy, 4(1), 17-28
Infographics are popular. They’re a fun way to present and read data, and many people believe that information that is presented visually is often retained better (at least for some learners). Many teachers today are using infographics, both in their classrooms and for their own professional development. There are so many tools out there to …
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