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Posts Tagged ‘knowledge’

Librarians Play a Vital Role in 21st Century Literacies

We know it, but no one else seems to. Many organizations are looking at the definition of literacy and expanding it to include the knowledge and skills it takes to be an active participant in today's society. What baffles me as I read through reports and recommendations from so many organizations is the lack of mention of ...

Transliterate Divide – Working Definition

11.23.2009 · Posted in Digital Divide, Transliteracy

Transliterate Divide - The gap between people who have the skills to understand (read) and create (write) a message (information) and interact using a variety of tools across multiple media and platforms and the ability to apply those skills to new situations and formats and those who do not. My interest in transliteracy is tied to ...

Library 101: More Than Just a Pretty Face

11.03.2009 · Posted in Internet Librarian, Learning, Librarians, Video

The newest video from David Lee King & Michael Porter debuted at Internet Librarian to a room full of people and a live remote audience thanks to streaming by the Shanachies. Library 101 is more than just a video, it's a project with a website that includes essays from libraryland leaders about what Library 101 ...