Project-based Learning In Higher Education: Developing Information Literacy Skills & Global Competency In Research And Technology Course Craig Anderson Linda Cifelli Dawn Marie Dowd Claudia Knezek Melda N. Yildiz
Information Literacy The Set Of Skills Needed To “Recognize When Information Is Needed And…to Locate, Evaluate, And Use Effectively The Needed Information" (American Library Association, 1989)
National standards for Information Literacy
Association of College & Research Libraries ’ Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/standards/informationliteracycompetency.cfm (Standards 1-4)
American Association of School Librarians ’ Standards for the 21st Century Learner http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/aasl/guidelinesandstandards/learningstandards/AASL_Learning_Standards_2007.pdf (Standards 1-3)
AASL/ACRL Task Force on the Educational Role of Libraries Blueprint for Collaboration Recommendations include:
“ Formalize relationship with NCATE Standards Steering Committee to promote information literacy competency standards for higher education.”
“ Include academic librarians as members of the instructional team in graduate and undergraduate teacher education programs.”
“ Encourage education faculty, library school faculty, and academic librarians and/or school media specialists to engage in research, co-publish, jointly present at conferences, and pursue other forms of professional collaboration.”
Berg, G. A. (2010). Low-income students and the perpetuation of inequality: Higher education in America.
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Kamenetz, A. (2010). DIY U: Edupunks, edupreneurs, and the coming transformation of higher education. White River Junction, VT: Chelsea Green.
Lewin, T. (2010, September 21). Value of college degree Is growing, study says. New York Times . p. 18. Retrieved from EBSCO host http://library.kean.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=cookie,ip,url,cpid&custid=keaninf&db=aph&AN=53776315&site=ehost-live
Mead, R. (2010). Learning by degrees. New Yorker , 86(16), 21-22. Retrieved from EBSCO host http://library.kean.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=cookie,ip,url,cpid&custid=keaninf&db=aph&AN=51168090&site=ehost-live
American Library Association. Association of College and Research Libraries. (1989). Presidential Committee on Information Literacy. Retrieved October 18, 2011, from http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/publications/whitepapers/presidential.cfm
American Library Association. Association of College and Research Libraries. (2006). Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education. Retrieved October 18, 2011, from http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/standards/informationliteracycompetency.cfm
American Library Association. Association of College and Research Libraries. American Association of School Librarians. (2006). Blueprint for Collaboration. Retrieved October 17, 2011, from http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/publications/whitepapers/acrlaaslblueprint.cfm
Chu, S., Tse, S. K., & Chow, K. (2011). Using collaborative teaching and inquiry project-based learning to help primary school students develop information literacy and information skills. Library & Information Science Research , 33(2), 132-143. doi:10.1016/j.lisr.2010.07.017
Floyd, D. M., Colvin, G., & Bodur, Y. (2008). A faculty–librarian collaboration for developing information literacy skills among preservice teachers. Teaching and Teacher Education , 24 (2), 368-376.
Kovalik, C. L., Jensen, M. L., Schloman, B., & Tipton, M. (2010), Information literacy, collaboration, and teacher education. Communications in Information Literacy, 4 (2): 145-169.