Information Literacy Sources for Librarians


Librarians can look to this list of resources for help on teaching information literacy

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Your patrons have a wide range of information needs, and part of your mandate is to inform them of how the library’s collection and services can meet those needs. You might do this by leading a workshop, offering a database demonstration or assisting researchers on a one-on-one basis, to name a few possibilities. But do you have the right tools to teach these skills? Check out this helpful resource to get access to lesson plans, refreshers and more.

In this article, you will find:

  • An ‘Information Literacy 101’ guide directing you to useful frameworks and pedagogy
  • Highlights of what each of these information literacy resources has to offer
  • Links to sample lesson plans, bibliographies, citation guides and database tutorials