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#uklibchat summary – 6th June: Fake News

This month’s #uklibchat was on the topic of ‘Fake news: the role of libraries and staff in supporting information literacy’. It was great to welcome several first-timers to the chat, … Continue reading

June 8, 2017 · 1 Comment

#uklibchat 6th June 18.30-20.30 Fake news: the role of libraries and staff in supporting information literacy

The next #uklibchat will take place on 6th June and we’ll be discussing fake news, the value judgments we as librarians make about different sources, and how we enable our users … Continue reading

May 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

#uklibchat summary – 7th February: Information Literacy

Yesterday evening we had a great chat about the challenges and opportunities relating to information literacy. Click on the link below to see the Storify: Storify summary of Information Literacy … Continue reading

February 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 7th Feb agenda

  Our next #uklibchat will take place on Tuesday 7 February from 18:30-20:30, UK time. The topic will be “Information literacy: state of the art, challenges and opportunities”. Teaching the … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · 1 Comment

Feature Post #41 Information literacy: why should you care?

– by the CILIP Information Literacy Group (Twitter: @infolitgroup) Since 2004, information literacy (IL) has been defined by CILIP as “Knowing when and why you need information, where to find … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · 2 Comments

Summary – 26th June: Information Literacy & Needs

Tuesday’s chat included discussion of the distinctions between different types of literacy, suggestions of how information literacy can be embedded in the curriculum, and questions over whether libraries will be … Continue reading

June 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Agenda 26th June: Information Literacy and Needs

The next #uklibchat will be on Information Literacy and Needs. What kind of information needs do our users have? Do our users have the skills to fulfil their information needs? … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment