Information Literacy in the Digital Age

Written By Laura Perdew
Information Literacy in the Digital Age
  • Publsiher : ABDO
  • Release : 15 August 2016
  • ISBN : 1680774743
  • Pages : 112 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Information Literacy in the Digital Age written by Laura Perdew which was release on 15 August 2016, this book published by ABDO. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The flow of information through our modern digital world has led to many new issues and controversies. Information Literacy in the Digital Ageexamines the challenges involved in seeking and evaluating information from the vast array of sources available through digital technology. Compelling text, well-chosen photographs, and extensive back matter give readers a clear look at these complex issues. Features include essential facts, a glossary, additional resources, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Information Literacy in the Digital Age

Information Literacy in the Digital Age
  • Author : Laura Perdew
  • Publisher : ABDO
  • Release Date : 2016-08-15
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : The flow of information through our modern digital world has led to many new issues and controversies. Information Literacy in the Digital Ageexamines the challenges involved in seeking and evaluating information from the vast array of sources available through digital technology. Compelling text, well-chosen photographs, and extensive back matter give ...

Information Literacy in the Digital Age

Information Literacy in the Digital Age
  • Author : Teresa Welsh,Melissa Wright
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-07-27
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : This book examines the various types of literacy that are important in the Digital Age of rapid technological change and proliferating information resources in a variety of formats. According to the American Library Association (www.ala.org), “information literacy is a set of abilities requiring individuals to recognize when information ...

Information Literacy Programs in the Digital Age

Information Literacy Programs in the Digital Age
  • Author : Alice Daugherty,Michael F. Russo
  • Publisher : Assoc of Cllge & Rsrch Libr
  • Release Date : 2007-01-01
  • Total pages : 275
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : From the Introduction: This book will be useful to those just now contemplating an online program for their institution. The examples included in this book provide the practical food for thought that should precede and stoke strategic planning. For further information on a particular program, the authors have generously included ...

Handbook of Research on Multidisciplinary Approaches to Literacy in the Digital Age

Handbook of Research on Multidisciplinary Approaches to Literacy in the Digital Age
  • Author : Taskiran, Nurdan Oncel
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-11-29
  • Total pages : 405
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : The fast pace of technology in this day and age has made it difficult for individuals to stay informed without becoming lost in the folds of an information overload. Methods used to narrow down information are becoming just as important as providing the information to be discovered. The Handbook of ...

Handbook of Research on Media Literacy in the Digital Age

Handbook of Research on Media Literacy in the Digital Age
  • Author : Yildiz, Melda N.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2015-12-02
  • Total pages : 532
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : With the current ubiquity of technological tools and digital media, having the skillset necessary to use and understand digital media is essential. Integrating media literacy into modern day education can cultivate a stronger relationship between technology, educators, as well as students. The Handbook of Research on Media Literacy in the ...

Information Literacy in the Digital Age

Information Literacy in the Digital Age
  • Author : Teresa S. Welsh,Melissa S. Wright
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : This book examines the various types of literacy that are important in the Digital Age of rapid technological change and proliferating information resources in a variety of formats. According to the American Library Association, “information literacy is a set of abilities requiring individuals to recognize when information is needed and ...

Adult Learning in the Digital Age Perspectives on Online Technologies and Outcomes

Adult Learning in the Digital Age  Perspectives on Online Technologies and Outcomes
  • Author : Kidd, Terry T.,Keengwe, Jared
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2009-08-31
  • Total pages : 293
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : "This book provides a comprehensive framework of trends and issues related to adult learning"--Provided by publisher....

Information Literacy and Libraries in the Age of Fake News

Information Literacy and Libraries in the Age of Fake News
  • Author : Denise E. Agosto
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2018-10-12
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : Going beyond the fake news problem, this book tackles the broader issue of teaching library users of all types how to become more critical consumers and sharers of information. • Offers a means to learn how to step into their vital role as leaders helping their communities to more critically evaluate ...

Emerging Technologies for Academic Libraries in the Digital Age

Emerging Technologies for Academic Libraries in the Digital Age
  • Author : LiLi Li
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2009-01-30
  • Total pages : 308
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : This book is written to promote academic strategic management and envision future innovations for academic library resources, services and instructions in the digital age. It provides academic executives, consultants, instructors, IT specialists, librarians, LIS students, managers, trainers and other professionals with the latest information for developing trends of emerging technologies ...

From Information Literacy to Social Epistemology

From Information Literacy to Social Epistemology
  • Author : Anthony Anderson,Bill Johnston
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-06-08
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : From Information Literacy to Social Epistemology: Insights from Psychology focuses on information and the ways in which information literacy relates to critical thinking in education, the workplace, and in our social life. The broad context for our interest is the development in internet technologies often characterised by terms like the ‘...

Higher Education in the Internet Age

Higher Education in the Internet Age
  • Author : Patricia Senn Breivik,Elwood Gordon Gee
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : In this age of information literacy this vital work documents how libraries have become crucial to the success of both students and the institutions they attend....

Teaching in the Digital Age

Teaching in the Digital Age
  • Author : Kristen Nelson
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 147
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : Helps teachers encourage active student involvement through Internet-based projects that focus on individual learning styles and problem solving, and includes lesson plans, curriculum standards, and assessment rubrics....

Information Literacy Moving Toward Sustainability

Information Literacy  Moving Toward Sustainability
  • Author : Serap Kurbanoglu,Joumana Boustany,Sonja Špiranec,Esther Grassian,Diane Mizrachi,Loriene Roy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-01-02
  • Total pages : 618
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2015, held in Tallinn, Estonia, in October 2015. The 61 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 226 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on information literacy, environment and sustainability; workplace information literacy and ...

Preparing for Life in a Digital Age

Preparing for Life in a Digital Age
  • Author : Julian Fraillon,John Ainley,Wolfram Schulz,Tim Friedman,Eveline Gebhardt
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-12-13
  • Total pages : 291
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : Ability to use information and communication technologies (ICT) is an imperative for effective participation in today’s digital age. Schools worldwide are responding to the need to provide young people with that ability. But how effective are they in this regard? The IEA International Computer and Information Literacy Study (ICILS) ...

Changing the Scope of Library Instruction in the Digital Age

Changing the Scope of Library Instruction in the Digital Age
  • Author : Bhattacharyya, Swati,Patnaik, K Rama
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2018-01-05
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 1680774743
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Summary : The current digital age is impacting the contents and delivery of instructional service in many ways. Instructional sessions not only describe various features of a resource, but these sessions also bring issues like the ethical use of information, copyrights, and the value of open knowledge to light. Librarians are required ...