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Communications in Computer and Information Science

Worldwide Commonalities and Challenges in Information Literacy Research and Practice

European Conference, ECIL 2013, Istanbul, Turkey, October 22-25, 2013. Revised Selected Papers

Editors: Kurbanoğlu, S., Grassian, E., Mizrachi, D., Catts, R., Špiranec, S. (Eds.)

  • Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2013

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2013, held in Istanbul Turkey, in October 2013. The 73 revised full papers presented together with two keynotes, 9 invited papers and four doctoral papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 236 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on overview and research; policies and strategies; theoretical framework; related concepts; citizenship and digital divide; disadvantaged groups; information literacy for the workplace and daily life; information literacy in Europe; different approaches to information literacy; teaching and learning information literacy; information literacy instruction; assessment of information literacy; information literacy and K-12; information literacy and higher education; information literacy skills of LIS students; librarians, libraries and ethics.

Table of contents (88 chapters)

  • Information Literacy Is Dead… Long Live Information Literacy

    Zurkowski, Paul G.

    Pages 1-10

  • Information Literacy Research and Practice: An Experiential Perspective

    Bruce, Christine Susan

    Pages 11-30

  • The Information Literate Brain

    Sturges, Paul (et al.)

    Pages 31-40

  • Productive Partnerships to Promote Media and Information Literacy for Knowledge Societies: IFLA and UNESCO’s Collaborative Work

    Torras i Calvo, Maria-Carme (et al.)

    Pages 41-47

  • Participatory Action Research and Information Literacy: Revising an Old New Hope for Research and Practice

    Machin-Mastromatteo, Juan D. (et al.)

    Pages 48-53

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Softcover $131.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Worldwide Commonalities and Challenges in Information Literacy Research and Practice
Book Subtitle
European Conference, ECIL 2013, Istanbul, Turkey, October 22-25, 2013. Revised Selected Papers
Editors
  • Serap Kurbanoğlu
  • Esther Grassian
  • Diane Mizrachi
  • Ralph Catts
  • Sonja Špiranec
Series Title
Communications in Computer and Information Science
Series Volume
397
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-03919-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-03919-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-03918-3
Series ISSN
1865-0929
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 664
Number of Illustrations and Tables
47 b/w illustrations
Topics