Current Trends in Information Literacy: Free ebook download
Library learning trends
Librarians play a key role in promoting information literacy to their patrons, an essential component in developing their thinking abilities. This free ebook, Current Trends in Information Literacy, contains both foundational definitions and related concepts such as critical thinking, metaliteracy and cultural context and contains chapters on the following topics and more.
- The nature of information literacy and its relationship to culture
- The phenomenon of critical thinking and its relevance to information literacy
- Information literacy in support of scientific research
- The use of visual tools to promote information literacy