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Podcasts used as supplemental material (PSM) and podcasts integrated into the curriculum (PIC) are complementing, extending, and transforming the traditional face-to-face classroom as well as blended and online courses. This paper examines podcast download frequency among students in foreign language and literature courses over a four-year period by using both...
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The article discusses information literacy in the workplace. The author states that there is a great amount of literature concerning learning in the workplace. The article also discusses a research project aided by the partners and contacts of the Scottish Information Literacy Project. The research project found that information usage...
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The article examines overlaps between educational initiatives released by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL), the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), and the Partnership for 21st Century Skills. The author discusses the three organizations which represent school librarians, effective and intelligent technology use, and a variety of...
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The article discusses the role of information literacy in the art classrooms in the U.S. It stresses the significance of collaboration among librarians and art educators to provide a more fluid connection between art assignments and library-based research and critical thinking skills for students. The characteristics of art students at...
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The article discusses the various approaches in understanding information and visual literacy. John Debes, the person who coined the concept of visual literacy, characterized the concept as a group of vision-competencies developed by individuals from seeing and integrating other sensory experiences. It highlights the opportunity for art information professionals to...
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The author discusses the implementation of information literacy (IL) program at California Institute of Arts. He notes that the lessons they have learned about the first-year liberal arts instruction highlights the Writing Arts as the best area to focus. The author further stresses the underemphasized implementation of information literacy specifically...
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The article focuses on the transformation of information literacy that keeps evolving in the digital age. It notes that the use of computer and hop online broaden the digital literacy of children. According to the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Literacy Panel, digital literacy is equated to the use of...
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This research, undertaken in a high school in the United Kingdom, focuses on the views of year 8 students who were asked to reflect on their use of information literacy skills when completing an English assignment. Students completed a diary during the assignment, and a semi-structured interview was carried out...
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This exploratory study examined how school librarians in Brazil understand their role in developing students' information literacy and whether the notion of a formal program of information literacy informs their practice. The study data included published reports of librarians' practices as well as interviews and group discussions with 28 librarians,...
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The author presents definitions of visual literacy, information literacy, digital literacy, and media literacy. She notes that visual literacy can be defined as the ability to understand and produce visual messages based on the idea that visual images are a language. Information literacy, on the other hand, is defined as...
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Academic librarians seeking to assess information literacy skills often focus on testing as a primary means of evaluation. Educators have long recognized the limitations of tests, and these limitations cause many educators to prefer rubric assessment to test-based approaches to evaluation. In contrast, many academic librarians are unfamiliar with the...
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This paper traces the development of information literacy initiatives at the various levels within the Malaysian educational system. Information literacy has been embedded within the Malaysian educational system for some time. Information literacy means information skills delivered by the teachers at both the primary and secondary levels. Subsequently, information literacy...
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Purpose — This concurrent mixed methods study aims to collect quantitative data indicating current levels of podcast usage, demographics of those using podcasts, technologies used and perceptions of the podcasts. It also aims to collect qualitative data providing an expanded understanding on perceptions of the podcasts and suggestions for future...
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The article discusses the information gathering strategies in creating Web sites in branch fine arts libraries in the U.S. It notes the necessity for conducting an online survey regarding the efficacy of the current branch library Web page. It also stresses the importance of reviewing the Web pages of branch...
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