Information Literacy Landscapes

Drawing upon the author’s on going research into information literacy, Information Literacy Landscapes explores the nature of the phenomenon from a socio-cultural perspective, which offers a more holistic approach to understanding information literacy as a catalyst for learning. This perspective emphasizes the dynamic relationship between learner and environment in the construction of knowledge. The approach underlines the importance of contextuality, through which social, cultural and embodied factors influence formal and informal learning. This book contributes to the understanding of information literacy and its role in formal and informal contexts. Explores the shape of information literacy within education and workplace contexts Introduces a holistic definition of information literacy which has been drawn from empirical studies in the workplace Introduces a range of sensitizing concepts for researchers and practitioners

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  • Author : Annemaree Lloyd
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630298
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Information Literacy Landscapes

Information Literacy Landscapes
  • Author : Annemaree Lloyd
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 February 2010
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Drawing upon the author’s on going research into information literacy, Information Literacy Landscapes explores the nature of the phenomenon from a socio-cultural perspective, which offers a more holistic approach to understanding information literacy as a catalyst for learning. This perspective emphasizes the dynamic relationship between learner and environment in the construction of knowledge. The approach underlines the importance of contextuality, through which social, cultural and embodied factors influence formal and informal learning. This book contributes to the understanding of

Information Literacy Landscapes

Information Literacy Landscapes
  • Author : Annemaree Lloyd
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 25 July 2021
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Explores the shape of information literacy within education and workplace contexts; introduces a holistic definition of information literacy; introduces a range of sensitising concepts; and considers the implications for pedagogical practice in a range of contexts. Author from Charles Sturt University, Australia.

Mapping Information Landscapes

Mapping Information Landscapes
  • Author : Andrew Whitworth
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 26 June 2020
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Mapping Information Landscapes presents the first in-depth study of the educational implications of the idea of information literacy as ‘the capacity to map and navigate an information landscape’. Written by a leading researcher in the field, it investigates how teachers and learners can use mapping in developing their ability to make informed judgements about information, in specific places and times. Central to the argument is the notion that the geographical and information landscapes are indivisible, and the techniques we use

Challenge and Change for the Early Years Workforce

Challenge and Change for the Early Years Workforce
  • Author : Vicky Duckworth,Gordon Ade-Ojo
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 27 November 2014
GET THIS BOOKChallenge and Change for the Early Years Workforce

This volume makes a timely contribution to our understanding of literacy as a multi-faceted, complexly situated activity. Each chapter provides the reader with a fresh perspective into a different site for literate behaviour, approaches, design and relationships, and offers an exploration into the use of literacy theories to inform policy and practice, particularly in regard to curriculum. Bringing together international experts in the field, the contributing authors represent a wide variety of theoretical and research perspectives which cover literacy in

Radical Information Literacy

Radical Information Literacy
  • Author : Andrew Whitworth
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 27 August 2014
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What would a synthetic theory of Digital, Media and Information Literacy (DMIL) look like? Radical Information Literacy presents, for the first time, a theory of DMIL that synthesises the diversity of perspectives and positions on DMIL, both in the classroom and the workplace, and within the informal learning processes of society. This title is based on original analysis of how decisions are made about the relevance of information and the other resources used in learning, showing how society has privileged

Information Literacy in the Workplace

Information Literacy in the Workplace
  • Author : Marc Forster
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 03 April 2017
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This book explains how information literacy (IL) is essential to the contemporary workplace and is fundamental to competent, ethical and evidence-based practice. In today’s information-driven workplace, information professionals must know when research evidence or relevant legal, business, personal or other information is required, how to find it, how to critique it and how to integrate it into one’s knowledge base. To fail to do so may result in defective and unethical practice which could have devastating consequences for

Data Information Literacy

Data Information Literacy
  • Author : Jake Carlson,Lisa R. Johnston
  • Publisher : Purdue University Press
  • Release : 15 January 2015
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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

Reterritorializing Linguistic Landscapes

Reterritorializing Linguistic Landscapes
  • Author : David Malinowski,Stefania Tufi
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 23 January 2020
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A historically, spatially and methodologically rich sub-field of sociolinguistics, Linguistic Landscapes (LL) is a rapidly evolving area of research and study. With contributions by an international team of experts from the USA, Europe, the UK, South Africa, Israel, Hong Kong and Colombia, this volume is a cutting-edge, interdisciplinary account of the most recent theoretical and empirical developments in this area. It covers both the conceptual tools and methodologies used to define and question, and case studies of real-world phenomena to

Information Literacy in Everyday Life

Information Literacy in Everyday Life
  • Author : Serap Kurbanoğlu,Sonja Špiranec,Yurdagül Ünal,Joumana Boustany,Maija Leena Huotari,Esther Grassian,Diane Mizrachi,Loriene Roy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 19 February 2019
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This book constitutes the refereed post-conference proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2018, held in Oulu, Finland, in September 2018. The 58 revised papers included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 241 submissions. The papers cover a wide range of topics in the field of information literacy and focus on information literacy in everyday life. They are organized in the following topical sections: information literacy in different contexts of everyday life; information literacy, active citizenship and community

Health Literacy and Older Adults

Health Literacy and Older Adults
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice,Roundtable on Health Literacy
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 16 October 2018
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Adults age 65 and older make up the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. population. At the same time, the complexity of health care delivery continues to grow, creating challenges that are magnified for older adults, given that age is one of the highest correlates of low health literacy. This creates a shared obligation between health care and the health care team to use the principles, tools, and practices of health literacy so that patients and families of older adults can

Information Literacy: Lifelong Learning and Digital Citizenship in the 21st Century

Information Literacy: Lifelong Learning and Digital Citizenship in the 21st Century
  • Author : Serap Kurbanoglu,Sonja Špiranec,Esther Grassian,Diane Mizrachi,Ralph Catts
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 13 December 2014
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2014, held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, in October 2014. The 93 revised full papers presented together with two keynotes and one invited paper were carefully reviewed and selected from 283 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on theoretical framework; related concepts; research; rights and ethics; children; higher education; education and instruction; assessment and evaluation; libraries; different aspects.

Educating Refugee-background Students

Educating Refugee-background Students
  • Author : Shawna Shapiro,Raichle Farrelly,Mary Jane Curry
  • Publisher : Multilingual Matters
  • Release : 03 May 2018
GET THIS BOOKEducating Refugee-background Students

This collection of empirical work offers an in-depth exploration of key issues in the education of adolescents and adults with refugee backgrounds residing in North America, Australia and Europe. These studies foreground student goals, experiences and voices, and reflect a high degree of awareness of the assets that refugee-background students bring to schools and broader society. Chapters are clustered according to the two themes of Language and Literacy, and Access and Equity. Each chapter includes a discussion of context, researcher

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 : 02 January 2016
GET THIS BOOKInformation Literacy: Moving Toward Sustainability

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 knowledge management; ICT competences and digital literacy; copyright literacy; other literacies; information literacy instruction; teaching and learning information literacy; information literacy, games and gamification; information need, information behavior and use;

Practising Information Literacy

Practising Information Literacy
  • Author : Annemaree Lloyd,Sanna Talja
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 01 June 2010
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This book showcases new interdisciplinary academic research on the relationship between information literacy and learning. It combines findings with new understandings drawn from theoretical and empirical research conducted in primary and secondary schools, higher education, workplaces, and community contexts. The studies offer new insights into questions such as how transferable are the information practices and skills learned in one context to other contexts? What is the degree to which information competences are generic, to what degree are they domain and

Information Services Today

Information Services Today
  • Author : Sandra Hirsh
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 19 March 2015
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This book is an essential overview of what it means to be a library and information professional. Hirsh provides a broad overview of the transformation of libraries as information organizations, why these organizations are more important today than ever before, and the various career opportunities available for information professionals.