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The Information Literacy User's Guide

The Information Literacy User's Guide

'Good researchers have a host of tools at their disposal that make navigating today’s complex information ecosystem much more manageable. Gaining the knowledge, abilities, and self-reflection necessary to be a good researcher helps not only in academic settings, but is invaluable in any career, and throughout one’s life. The Information Literacy User’s Guide will start you on this route to success. The Information Literacy User’s Guide is based on two current models in information literacy: The 2011 version of The Seven Pillars Model, developed by the Society of College, National and University Libraries in the United Kingdom and the conception of information literacy as a metaliteracy, a model developed by one of this book’s authors in conjunction with Thomas Mackey, Dean of the Center for... Show More


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Sally Robertson
Sally Robertson (Librarian)
3 years ago

A great open text for teaching information literacy and reseach skills. Some of the authors are librarians. 

Time spent reviewing site: 30 min.
Mary Wall
Mary Wall (Consultant)
3 years ago

Thanks for sharing this information on Merlot. 

Used in course? Yes