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Archive for the ‘Digital Literacy’ Category

The Definition of Digital Literacy

The OITP Digital Literacy Task Force released it's official definition of digital literacy this week on the District Dispatch blog. The short definition is accompanied by a six page primer (not yet available) that provides more in-depth information. Digital literacy is the ability to use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information requiring both cognitive ...

OITP and Digital Literacy Portfolio! Plus NTIA and a Digital Literacy Portal

02.04.2011 · Posted in Digital Divide, Digital Literacy

I can't tell you how excited I was to see this announcement from OITP (Office of Information Technology Policy, ALA) yesterday! Libraries are key players when we talk about digital literacy and education. Though as I've noted before we are often overlooked in reports from other institutions and organizations, most recently, as in the Digital and Media Literacy ...

Top Ten Links Week 17

04.24.2010 · Posted in Digital Literacy, Links, Read This

My personally selected top 10 from the links I shared on Twitter from 4/23/2010 thru 4/29/2010 1.Facebook's Eroding Privacy Policy: A Timeline - a must read. You know privacy settings on Facebook have been changing but just seeing the time line will put it in perspective. 2. CIOs say IT should not block socianetworking sites ...