ERIC Number: ED369415
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
From Library Skills to Information Literacy: A Handbook for the 21st Century.
California Media and Library Educators Association.
This handbook is designed to help classroom teachers, library media specialists, and others who wish to integrate information literacy into their curriculum. It provides models and strategies which encourage children and young adults to find, analyze, create, and use information as they become productive citizens. The following topics are addressed: information literacy defined; stages of the research process; instructional planning for information literacy; instructional strategies for developing information literacy; sample scenarios of integrated units; and integrating information literacy into local or state frameworks. Included in the appendices are a report on integrating information literacy into national agendas and a planning guide for research process competencies. (Contains 40 references.) (JLB)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Curriculum Development, Educational Planning, Educational Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, Futures (of Society), Information Literacy, Information Seeking, Information Utilization, Instructional Design, Library Instruction, Library Role, Library Skills, Models, Research Skills, School Libraries, User Needs (Information), Users (Information)
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Media and Library Educators Association.