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Framework - Information Literacy Program - Library Guides at Old Dominion University

Library Guides. Information Literacy Program. Framework.
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Research Methods in Information: Major research paradigms

This chapter provides a discussion of three major research paradigms in the fields of information, communication and related disciplines: positivism, postpositivism and interpretivism.
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Dynamic Research Support for Academic Libraries

This free chapter, taken from Starr Hoffman’s edited collection, Dynamic Research Support for Academic Libraries, describes her vision for supporting research. This vision encourages academic librarians to partner with students and faculty to provide a holistic suite of research and instructional services. In this context, ‘research support’ can refer to anything that a library does that supports the activity of scholarship and research at its parent institution.
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METALITERACY:
Reinventing Information Literacy
to Empower Learners

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"Developing a Metaliteracy Framework to Promote Metacognitive Learning" is a free chapter and is taken from Thomas P Mackey and Trudi E Jacobson's 2014 book Metaliteracy. In the book, the authors present a comprehensive framework for information literacy that unifies related literacies to advance critical thinking and metacognitive learning. The chapter examines the metaliteracy framework and investigates how the authors arrived at this expanded conception of information literacy.
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Educators of the Information Society: Information Literacy Instruction in Public and Academic Libraries of Canad / Maria Henkel. Heinrich H ine University

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As information literacy is a key competence of the
information society, information literacy instruction in
public as well as academic libraries is crucial.
ToToday, lirarians do not only act as providers of information but
also as educators of the
information society’s citizens. This
study aims to assess the
perceived
quality of information
literacy instruction in libraries
of Canada’s informational
cities: Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver. Therefore,
librarians were interviewed by means of a questi
onnaire
inspired
by the SERVQUAL diagnostic tool.
The
questionnaire comprises of two parts: The first part consists
of questions regarding information literacy instruction, in
the second part the focus is on the
seven competence areas
of information
litera
cy
. Based
on the difference between the

librarians

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Design of a shared interactive multimedia information literacy courseware (MOOC) | Pao Yue-kong Library, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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In the UGC JULAC Information Literacy Project an interactive multimedia information literacy courseware, in the form of Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), will be designed to address the specific educational needs of local university students. The project team will construct story board in modular structure, with content aligned to the IL theoretical framework and the learning needs identified in the findings from the assessment of the IL educational needs and RRSA-HK. True-to-life situations that learners face every day and real problems with real consequences based on realistic and local case of the information behavior study will be included. The MOOC will conduct in modular approach, chunking of contents into small units (learning objects or events) and scaffolding strategies will be employed.....

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Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education | Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL)

Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education | Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) | "Information Literacy" | Scoop.it
"Authority Is Constructed and Contextual" Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Ed @ACRL https://t.co/4BTkFkyUHk #mlis #library
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remc12 - Information Literacy

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A wiki about Information Literacy


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Sarah McElrath's curator insight, November 22, 2015 7:07 PM

Lots of good links here - from general resources to activities, projects, tutorials, and more.

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The 4 Facets of Information Literacy | Sharing ...

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“ When talking to instructors about what information literacy is, I'm not the biggest fan of referring to its commonly accepted definition: "Information literacy is the ability to recognize when info...”...
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Cindy Rogers's curator insight, December 2, 2015 2:59 AM

This looks like a teen-friendly edition of Schrock's 5 W's (condensed to 4).

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The 4 Facets of Information Literacy | Alfabeti...

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When talking to instructors about what information literacy is, I'm not the biggest fan of referring to its commonly accepted definition: "Information literacy is the ability to recognize when info...
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Information literacy programme for Ethiopian secondary school students

Information literacy programme for Ethiopian secondary school students
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Information Literacy Weblog: Two Years of Information Culture Development for Supporting Higher Education #ecil2015

Information Literacy Weblog: Two Years of Information Culture Development for Supporting Higher Education #ecil2015 | "Information Literacy" | Scoop.it
RT @uklibchat: Discussions of information information literacy and culture are being reported now from #ecil2015 http://t.co/pVTevM1Beo
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Rethinking Information Literacy: Transition from school to higher
education

From the Jane Secker and Emma Coonan's edited collection "Rethinking Information Literacy". This chapter focuses on students transition from school to higher education – a perfect time to engage them in their own learning process by giving them a vocabulary and analytic structure through which to address the significant changes in expectations, teaching styles and attitudes to learning that occur at this point.
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Introduction
to
Information
Behaviour

This chapter is taken from Nigel Ford's Introduction to Information Behaviour. The chapter looks at some the basic concepts and definitions of information behaviour.
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Practical tips for
facilitating research: Places and Spaces

This free chapter, "Places and spaces", is taken from Practical Tips for Facilitating Research by Moira Bent. The chapter suggests ways to attract researchers into the library building as well as ideas for librarians to reach out, both physically and virtually, to the research community. It contains examples from the libraries around the world including Liverpool John Moores University, University of Cape Town, Duke University, University of Western Australia and Helsinki University.
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A SURVEY OF LIBRARIAN PERCEPTIONS OF INFORMATION LITERACY TECHNIQUES

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Modern Literacy

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Modern Literacy Digital literacy doesn’t start with tools. It starts with an understanding of how technology is changing the world, and a richer context of how those changes will impact the way we...
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Mobile Information Literacy | Technology & Social Change Group

Mobile Information Literacy | Technology & Social Change Group | "Information Literacy" | Scoop.it
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The Technology & Social Change Group, along with its partners at the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, has launched a new project, Mobile Information Literacy. The first output of the project is a six-module Mobile Information Literacy Curriculum for mobile-first users, which is now available for download, use, and adaptation.

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Creating a culture of dialogue: DW Akademie, UNESCO and partners to hold 2nd Pan-African Media & Info Literacy Conference in Abuja, Nigeria

Creating a culture of dialogue: DW Akademie, UNESCO and partners to hold 2nd Pan-African Media & Info Literacy Conference in Abuja, Nigeria | "Information Literacy" | Scoop.it
Location: Abuja/Nigeria Dates: December 1 – 3, 2015 Theme: “A Culture of Dialogue – Communication and Information in a Digitizing World” Media and Information Literacy (MIL) includes competencies t…
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Make the case for school libraries with our new impact studies infographic « Library Research Service

Make the case for school libraries with our new impact studies infographic « Library Research Service | "Information Literacy" | Scoop.it

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information literacy in spanish

How do you say information literacy in spanish. Translation of phrases containing information literacy from English to Spanish with examples.
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Information literacy through inquiry: using pro...

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This paper presents the findings of a largely action research project, introducing problem-based information literacy instruction for final year undergraduate … | Learning...
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Research 2.0 and the Future of Information Literacy, 1st Edition | Tibor Koltay, Sonja Spiranec, Laszlo Karvalics | ISBN 9780081000755

Research 2.0 and the Future of Information Literacy, 1st Edition | Tibor Koltay, Sonja Spiranec, Laszlo Karvalics | ISBN 9780081000755 | "Information Literacy" | Scoop.it
Elsevier Store: Research 2.0 and the Future of Information Literacy, 1st Edition from Tibor Koltay, Sonja Spiranec, Laszlo Karvalics. ISBN-9780081000755, Printbook , Release Date: 2015
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