Information Literacy

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Books

Blanchett, H. (2011) A guide to teaching information literacy: 101 practical tips. Facet Publishing << check your library >>

Lots of practical ideas and advice for teaching information literacy. [Last checked: 24/11/15]

Courses

LILAC Conference

LILAC is aimed at librarians and information professionals who teach information literacy skills, are interested in digital literacies and who want to improve the information seeking and evaluation skills of all library users whoever they may be. [Last checked: 22/1/16]

Websites

Information Literacy (NHS Education for Scotland)

Comprehensive definition of information literacy with access to lots of other more indepth resources including online learning modules. [Last checked: 24/11/15]

Information Literacy (Health Libraries) : CILIP

Cilip website on information literacy, not restricted to the health sector [Last checked: 22/1/16]

Seven Pillars of Information Literacy (SCONUL)

For higher education sector but provides useful information on principles of IL [Last checked: 22/1/16]