Libri Vol. 61, No. 1, March 2011 has two articles on Information Literacy. Enhancing Information Literacy through the Application of Whole Brain Strategies by Ann-Louise de Boer, Theo Bothma, and Pieter du Toit. Actors of Information Literacy Education in Latvia by Liga Krumina and Laila Parsova.
The Journal of Information Technology Education has an article on information literacy. Stagg, A.; Lane, M. (2010) Using Clickers to Support Information Literacy Skills Development and Instruction in First-Year Business Students. The Journal of Information Technology Education. Vol. 9, pp. 197-215
Research supervisors can play a crucial role in the effective imparting of relevant skills, knowledge and understanding. But in reality, they often are not able, well-equipped or even predisposed to play such a rolein realtion to information literacy. RIN are pleased to announce that they have awarded a study into how supervisors support research students development of information literacy. The […]
The programme content, keynote speakers, and abstracts for LILAC 2011 which took place in April are available here. If you are tweeting or blogging about the conference please use tag #lilac11.
Research methods for business and management; 9th European Conference on Research Methodos for Business and Management; [electronic resource]; ECRM 2009 (2009) pp. 285 Millennial Students and Information Literacy: Educating for Employability by Rich, M.
Computers and Education, VOL 56; NUMBER 3 (2011) has an article on information literacy. Attention paid to feedback provided by a computer-based assessment for learning on information literacy by Timmers, C.; Veldkamp, B. pp. 923-930
LIBER 40th Annual General Conference, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona [29 June – 2 July 2011] – “Getting Europe ready for 2020: the library’s role in research, education and society” http://bibliotecnica.upc.edu/LIBER2011/ [this website currently seems to be down. The problem will be fixed asap. Their apologies for the inconvenience. For submission of abstracts, please go directly to https://www.conftool.net/liber2011/] CALL FOR […]
The new issue of the IFLA journal (VOL 36 NUMB 4, 2010) has an article on IL. Assessing information literacy competency of Information Science and Library Management graduate students of Dhaka University by Islam, M.A.; Tsuji, K. pp. 300-316
The Science and Technology Libraries journal, VOL 29 NUMBER 4 (2010) has two articles on information literacy. They are: Science Education and Information Literacy: A Grass-Roots Effort to Support Science Literacy in Schools by Griffin, K.; Ramachandran, H. pp. 325-349 The Physics of Designing an Integrated Physics Information Literacy Program by Gamsby, M. pp. 350-361
There is a growing trend amongst UK universities to situate learning development services within libraries and learning resource centres. This development acknowledges the holistic nature of developing students’ academic skills. Searching for high quality sources of information sits alongside effective reading and note taking skills; students writing at university need to understand referencing and plagiarism and the conventions which underpin […]