Project on Information Literacy Policies and Standards at IATUL member libraries

(26 January 2016) The IATUL Special Interest Group for Information Literacy (SIG IL) promotes collaboration and sharing of best practices among IATUL members in the area of information literacy. In accordance with IATUL’s organizational profile the main focus of the special interest group is on methods and practices specific to an academic environment.

The aim of the project presented was to collect existing information literacy guidelines, frameworks and policies of all IATUL member libraries as well as to examine national standards and frameworks. The report provides a summary of the survey conducted between July 2013 and February 2014 and includes the results based on the replies of 100 IATUL member libraries in 13 countries. The collated data was revised in October 2015.

Report and data are available here.