Having Something to Say

  title={Having Something to Say},
  author={Christopher V. Hollister},
  journal={Communications in Information Literacy},

Os super-heróis das histórias em quadrinhos e sua relação com a ficção científica americana das décadas de 1930 e 1940

A ficção científica e as histórias em quadrinhos guardam semelhanças e podem inclusive se sobrepor: há ficção científica no formato de história em quadrinhos, mas nem toda história em quadrinhos é

Information Literacy Awareness Within the Diploma Years Programme of the International Baccalaureate

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The uptake of electronic/mobile technologies in dental education at the University of Birmingham

It is apparent that smartphones are more convenient for students to learn and as a resource to advice patients on their clinic and institutions should be aware of such changes and look to adapt their learning practices to mobile technologies.

Why not just Google it? An assessment of information literacy skills in a biomedical science curriculum

This study confirmed that information literacy among this student population was lacking and that integration of modules within the curriculum can help students to filter and establish the quality of online information, a critical component in the training of new health care professionals.

Factors influencing academic success and retention following a 1st-year post-secondary success course

We examined the psycho-social factors predicting performance and retention following a post-secondary success course that was developed after Rosenbaum's (1990, 2000) model of self-control and the

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This article examines the ways in which students majoring in humanities and social sciences conceptualize and operationalize course-related research. Findings are presented from an



The Information literacy debate

Students fall short on ‘information literacy,

  • Educational Testing Service’s study finds. Chronicle of Higher Education,
  • 2006

Students fall short on ‘ information literacy , ’ Educational Testing Service ’ s study finds

  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • 2006