Information Literacies

Contributions made by Anne Leonard and Nora Almeida, City Tech Librarians

Elmborg, James. 2006. “Critical Information Literacy: Implications for Instructional Practice.” The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 32 (2): 192-199. Available as a PDF from (use library barcode from City Tech ID to access and download) and see page 196-199, Constructing Academic Discourse, for strategies of implementing IL.

Farrell, Robert and William Badke. 2015. “Situating Information Literacy in the Disciplines: A Practical and Systematic Approach for Academic Librarians.” Reference Services Review, 43 (2): 319-340.

Fister, Barbara. 2015. “Information Literacy in the Wild.” Web log post. Inside Higher Ed, 16 Feb. 2015.

ACRL Board. 2015. Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. Association of College and Research Libraries, 2 Feb. 2015. Download PDF of the entire document here: Specifically relevant are the two sections: the Frames: and Appendix 1, for Faculty: How to Use the Framework: for practical applications of IL.