Tag Archives: information literacy

Library conferences in Asia 2020

Keep up to date with what’s happening in libraries in the region. If you have a conference to announce, please send its details to marketing@igroupnet.com. A searchable version of this list which includes conferences held in the past ten years is here. 2020 October 2020 ICEAI 2020 The International Congress on Engineering and Information will […]


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Credo survey suggests students lack basic information skills

Survey finds 37% of students do not feel adequately prepared to start research (4 March 2013, Boston, Oxford) A survey developed by librarians and sponsored by Credo found that many college students falsely perceive their level of information literacy. The data collected suggests that while students display an understanding of information skills, they are not […]


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Worldwide information literacy resources from UNESCO

A collection of Information Literacy (IL) Resources from around the world is available on UNESCO’s website in e-Pub and PDF formats. The publication titled “Overview of Information Literacy Resource Worldwide” is divided into 42 language lists and includes selected resources – from websites, books, journals and other kinds of publications – that were provided by […]


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ACRL Information Literacy Immersion Program @ Hong Kong

Hosted by the Joint University Librarians Advisory Committee (JULAC), the Association of College & Research Library (ACRL)’s Information Literacy Immersion Program will be held 3-7 June 2013 at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. The Program provides instruction librarians with the opportunity to work intensively on all aspects of information literacy. The Teacher […]


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