Information literacy: The link between secondary and tertiary education project and its wider implications

The article focuses on teaching information literacy in secondary schools, libraries, tertiary sectors and in the work place. The Scotland-based project hopes to develop a curriculum based framework for information literacy including digital media in order to link secondary and tertiary education to life long learning and increased career skills. Some of the Scottish national government organizations involved in the project include Learning and Teaching Scotland, learndirect scotland, and the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework.