Publisher: Apple Academic Press
Publication Date: January 01, 2016
Binding: Kobo eBook
In an age where data flows non-stop, across all geographic borders and accessible to many, the job of providing information literacy has become much more exciting, more complicated, and more necessary. Information and Data Literacy: The Role of the Library takes a comprehensive look at the changing role of today's librarians and libraries in an increasingly tech-driven world. You'll find the authors of this book represent public and academic libraries, countries around the globe, and differences of opinion as to the definition, purpose, charge, and success of providing information and data literacy.
The book is divided into several parts, covering:
Addressing the trends and challenges at different types of libraries, the volume provides an overview of information and data literacy in the library and offers an array of perspectives. Topics cover:
Edited by a consultant with the Freedom to Read Foundation who is a former outreach and assistive technology ...