Digital Literacy in Academic Libraries
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What role does the academic library play in developing digital literacy?
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Free textbooks for first-year university students could help improve retention rates

Free textbooks for first-year university students could help improve retention rates | Digital Literacy in Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
A number of universities around the world are providing free textbooks to first year university students as a way to increase retention rates.
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UNESCO Launches Five Laws of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) — @joycevalenza NeverEndingSearch - Linkis.com

UNESCO Launches Five Laws of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) — @joycevalenza NeverEndingSearch - Linkis.com | Digital Literacy in Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
RT @LadyWard45: UNESCO Launches Five Laws of Media and Information Literacy: https://t.co/VriX3Dn0Sj #edchat by #blisslike via @c0nvey http…
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Information literacy won't save us... | infoism

Information literacy won't save us... | infoism | Digital Literacy in Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
The EU referendum and the election of Donald Trump to the US presidency raise questions as to the role of information literacy in political discourse.
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Media and Information Literacy Clearinghouse – fostering equitable access to information and knowledge, and building inclusive knowledge societies

Media and Information Literacy Clearinghouse – fostering equitable access to information and knowledge, and building inclusive knowledge societies | Digital Literacy in Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
fostering equitable access to information and knowledge, and building inclusive knowledge societies
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Data Information Literacy: Librarians, Data, and the Education of a New Generation of Researchers (Purdue information literacy handbooks) ¬ Selloscope

Data Information Literacy: Librarians, Data, and the Education of a New Generation of Researchers (Purdue information literacy handbooks) ¬ Selloscope | Digital Literacy in Academic Libraries | Scoop.it

Given the increasing attention to managing, publishing, and preserving research datasets as scholarly assets, what competencies in working with research data will graduate students in STEM disciplines need to be successful in their fields? And what role can librarians play in helping students attain these competencies? In addressing these questions, this book articulates a new area of opportunity for librarians and other information professionals, developing educational programs that introduce graduate students to the knowledge and skills needed to work with research data. The term “data information literacy” has been adopted with the deliberate intent of tying two emerging roles for librarians together.

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Librarians: Information literacy is a must-have skill

Librarians: Information literacy is a must-have skill | Digital Literacy in Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
Librarians: Information literacy is a must-have skill See on Scoop.it - Educational Technology News “A new survey reveals how librarians hope to expand their roles in developing patrons
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Handbook for information literacy teaching

Handbook for information literacy teaching | Digital Literacy in Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
A recent discussion post reminded people that Cardiff University's Handbook for information literacy teaching was revised towards the en
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