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ERIC Number: EJ608414
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-9769
Galloping New Ignorance, Watchdogs, and the Enlightenment Syndrome.
Curran, Charles; Adams, Dennis
American Libraries, v30 n10 p46-49 Nov 1999
Discusses the public's growing ignorance about the value and capability of libraries. Topics include information skills, including measuring accuracy and authenticity of computer-based information; false expectations; the information explosion; and the need for a new literacy that includes information literacy, cultural literacy, computer literacy, and numeracy. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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