Shots in the dark : Information Literacy in the 21st century

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  • Shots in the dark : Information Literacy in the 21st century

    1. 1. Shots in the dark? Information Literacy in the 21 st century Peter Godwin University of Bedfordshire
    2. 2. / http://www.flickr.com/photos/plentyofants/203275559
    3. 3. Shots in the dark? <ul><li>Where I’m coming from </li></ul><ul><li>Other literacies? </li></ul><ul><li>What is Information Literacy anyway? </li></ul><ul><li>Meeting our 21 st century users </li></ul><ul><li>New opportunities with Web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>And with Mobiles? </li></ul><ul><li>No more shots in the dark </li></ul>
    4. 4. The Pods at UB Project Hall Staff Room IT area Relaxation lounge Brainstorm room Boardroom
    5. 5. <ul><li>UoB </li></ul><ul><li>LSBU </li></ul><ul><li>The book </li></ul>
    6. 6. Discuss and select keywords Advise on type of information found Demonstrate databases Search tips
    7. 7. Peter Godwin and Jo Parker, editors Information Literacy Meets Library 2.0
    8. 8. All the literacies <ul><li>Media literacy </li></ul><ul><li>IT literacy Information literacy </li></ul><ul><li>Language literacy Visual literacy </li></ul><ul><li>E literacy Emotional literacy </li></ul><ul><li>Information fluency </li></ul><ul><li>I-skills </li></ul><ul><li>Information skills </li></ul>www.flickr.com/photos/34894709@N00/39459674
    9. 9. Media literacy the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, and produce communication and information in a variety of forms and means.
    10. 10. Digital literacy <ul><li>Performing tasks in a digital environment </li></ul>
    11. 11. / http://www.flickr.com/photos/librarygeek/741879088 The death of librarianship?
    12. 12. http://www.flickr.com/photos/maximalist/437108465/sizes /
    13. 13. What is Information Literacy? <ul><li>“ Information literacy is the adoption of appropriate information behaviour to identify through whatever channel or medium, information well fitted to information needs, leading to wise and ethical use of information in society.” </li></ul><ul><li>(Sheila Webber and Bill Johnston) </li></ul>
    14. 14. SCONUL Seven Pillars framework
    15. 15. SCONUL 7 Pillars <ul><li>Recognising need for information </li></ul><ul><li>Distinguishing sources and access </li></ul><ul><li>Constructing search strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Locating and accessing </li></ul><ul><li>Comparing & evaluating </li></ul><ul><li>Organising, applying and communicating </li></ul><ul><li>Synthesising and adding new knowledge </li></ul>
    16. 16. CIBER report(2008) <ul><li>Information behaviour of the researcher of the future. </li></ul><ul><li>London: University College London. </li></ul><ul><li>CIBER Briefing paper; 9. </li></ul>
    17. 17. <ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/wwworks/3328850666/sizes/m/ </li></ul>
    18. 18. The MEGO effect! <ul><li>“ Most instructors have stood in front of a class only to wonder if their only purpose on that day was to serve as a sedative for the majority of the class.” </li></ul><ul><li>Payne, et al (2006) </li></ul>My eyes glaze over http://www.flickr.com/photos/27261720@N00/91147636
    19. 19. Somebody has been telling her “about” the Library! http://www.flickr.com/photos/mn_francis/113890389/sizes/m/
    20. 20. http://www.flickr.com/photos/circulating/254125491/sizes/m/
    21. 21. http://www.flickr.com/photos/45082883@N00/127580761
    22. 23. Web 2.0 <ul><li>RSS feeds </li></ul><ul><li>Wikis </li></ul><ul><li>Blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Mashups </li></ul><ul><li>Podcasting Tagging </li></ul><ul><li>Vodcasting </li></ul><ul><li>flickr </li></ul><ul><li>del.icio.us </li></ul><ul><li>MySpace </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube </li></ul><ul><li>Instant messaging </li></ul>
    23. 24. New chances of reaching them www.flickr.com/photos/34323101@N00/429590768
    24. 25. RSS Convenience Collaborative Sharing Kinesthetic
    25. 27. Blogs Reflective Creative Discussive Engaging Collaborative Kinesthetic
    26. 28. Research 2.0: Research Blogs as Windows of Opportunity Olivia Reinauer , Social Sciences Librarian, University of Richmond Terry Dolson , Faculty Development Specialist, University of Richmond
    27. 29. Creative Collaborative Sharing Kinesthetic http://www.flickr.com/photos/dbdbrobot/140068142 Wikis
    28. 30. Wiki-ing Your Way into Collaborative Learning Molly Beestrum, and Kenneth Orenic, Dominican University, Illinois   Using Wikis in English 102 We designed some simple assignments to acclimatise students to wiki use.
    29. 31. Wikipedia Creative Shows a process Critical thinking Collaborative Kinesthetic
    30. 32. Sarah who?
    31. 33. Flickr Visual Kinesthetic Creative Collaborative Keywords http://www.flickr.com/photos/20149359@N00/1795028581
    32. 34. <ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/lst1984/1053926288/sizes/m/ </li></ul>
    33. 35. Visual Auditory Kinesthetic Shows process Trigger for discussion Creative Collaborative YouTube
    34. 36. Instruction
    35. 37. Showing a process
    36. 38. Trigger for discussion
    37. 40. delicious Sharing Keywords Critical thinking Creative Collaborative Visual Kinesthetic
    38. 41. Tagging Keywords Visual Kinesthetic
    39. 42. <ul><li>Pen marker </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/cambodia4kidsorg/260004685 /
    40. 43. Facebook Creative Collaboration Visual Auditory Kinesthetic
    41. 45. http://www.flickr.com/photos/notratched/2590959112/sizes/m/
    42. 46. Blackboard CourseFeed
    43. 47. Are you on Facebook?
    44. 48. http://www.flickr.com/photos/baratunde/416990545/sizes/m/
    45. 49. Visual tools and OPACs Visual Kinesthetic Active
    46. 52. LibraryThing Collaborative Sharing Kinesthetic
    47. 53. Screencasting, podcasting and vodcasting Shows process Convenience Creative Auditory Visual http://www.flickr.com/photos/jakebouma/109039319/
    48. 54. Instant messaging Convenience Kinesthetic
    49. 55. Instant messaging
    50. 56. Second Life Active Personal Visual Kinesthetic
    51. 57. Reference Desks in Second Life http://www.flickr.com/photos/8064220@N08/509716129/
    52. 58. What’s next? But….. http://www.flickr.com/photos/45082883@N00/447138479
    53. 59. <ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/tomroper/2654232373/sizes/m/ </li></ul>
    54. 60. http://www.flickr.com/photos/17731548@N00/2051756510 4.1 billion mobile subscriptions in the world by end of 2008 That’s 61.1% of the global population.
    55. 61. By end of 2008 335m mobile broadband subscribers. 14% in developed world, and 1% in developing world. http://www.flickr.com/photos/paulobrandao/2733141192/sizes/m/ 23% of 6.7 billion use the internet
    56. 62. <ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/carbonnyc/496721450/sizes/m/ </li></ul>But what does this mean for us?
    57. 63. iPhone http://www.flickr.com/photos/thedalogs/3196553836/sizes/m/
    58. 64. Count the iPhones <ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/36521984920@N01/857038592 </li></ul>
    59. 65. Screencasting, podcasting and vodcasting Shows process Convenience Creative Auditory Visual http://www.flickr.com/photos/jakebouma/109039319/
    60. 66. iTunes U http://www.flickr.com/photos/dietpoison/76086767/sizes/m/
    61. 67. QR codes http://www.flickr.com/photos/ptshello/2964569224/sizes/m /
    62. 68. But cell phones are hard http://www.flickr.com/photos/70267096@N00/326120994
    63. 69. http://www.flickr.com/photos/zoomar/196629576/sizes/m/
    64. 70. Limitations <ul><li>Variations and capabilities of types of devices </li></ul><ul><li>Speed </li></ul><ul><li>Costs </li></ul><ul><li>Need for Bluetooth and more joined up Wi-Fi access </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/zoomar/196629576/sizes/m/
    65. 71. Mobile devices <ul><li>www.flickr.com/photos/80018218@N00/217877008 </li></ul>www.flickr.com/photos/28902292@N00/272713766 www.flickr.com/photos/11018968@N00/48288735 www.flickr.com/photos/44124466908@N01/1398846596 OPAC (M) Dbases (M) Podcasts SMS Basic guides E-books, Tours SMS, OPAC Dbases, Podcasts Guides, QR codes OPAC Podcasts Basic guides Text documents
    66. 72. Web 2.0 tools and mobiles can help us do this and to counter the mego effect We should seek to change their habits and help to improve the quality of their questions
    67. 73. Librarians go wild http://flickr.com/photos/driek/514714536 /

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