View recommended readings on The Information Literacy Framework
Information literacy is the set of integrated abilities encompassing the reflective discovery of information, the understanding of how information is produced and valued, and the use of information in creating new knowledge and participating ethically in communities of learning.
Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. American Library Association, 2015.
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Accreditation agencies have lent their support to the information literacy movement by including language in their Standards that stress the importance of teaching these abilities in colleges and universities. Explore the links below for self-studies, reports, and librarian contacts from various schools.
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Information Literacy is important throughout the world and many interesting programs are being developed. We are providing links to seminal information literacy standards and definitions on this page.