publication . Article . Part of book or chapter of book . 2011

Why Information Literacy Is Invisible

William Badke;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Mar 2011 Journal: Communications in Information Literacy (issn: 1933-5954, eissn: 1933-5954, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Communications in Information Literacy
Abstract
Despite the many information literacy programs on higher education campuses, the literature of information literacy and the concept of information literacy as a viable academic subject remain hidden to most professors and academic administrators. Information literacy is invisible to academia because it is misunderstood, academic administrators have not put it on their institutions' agendas, the literature of information literacy remains in the library silo, there is a false belief that information literacy is acquired only by experience, there is a false assumption that technological ability is the same as information literacy, faculty culture makes information ...
Subjects
ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATIONComputerApplications_MISCELLANEOUS
free text keywords: Bibliography. Library science. Information resources, Z, Information resources (General), ZA3040-5185, information literacy, higher education curricula, faculty culture
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publication . Article . Part of book or chapter of book . 2011

Why Information Literacy Is Invisible

William Badke;