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Information Literacy

Known as: Information Literacies, Literacies, Information, Literacy, Information 
The ability to recognize when information is needed and to locate, evaluate, and use the needed information effectively.
National Institutes of Health

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2018
Review
2018
Background Electronic health (eHealth) literacy was conceptualized in 2006 as the ability of internet users to locate, evaluate… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The concept of information literacy refers to purposeful information practices in a society characterized by almost limitless… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Furthermore, a key objective in the Libraries Strategic Plan, 2065-2011, which was developed after broad consultation with the… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The culture of assessment in higher education requires academic librarians to demonstrate the impact of information literacy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Abstract Competency theory predicts a miscalibration between students' self-assessments of their information literacy skills and… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract This paper reports findings from a recent Irish-based study into faculty–librarian collaboration for information… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
This article proposes that we extend our information literacy instruction programs to include tenets of genre theory as a way to… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
A body of research has recently emerged in the UK which adopts an 'academic literacies' stance towards student writing. An… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
This article, which proposes a discipline-based approach to teaching information literacy, argues that the responsibility for… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Christine Bruce, " Information Literacy as a Catalyst for Educational Change: A Background Paper," July 2002, White Paper… Expand
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