What does "information literacy" mean?
UTAS states : "Information literacy enables individuals to recognise when information is needed and to locate, evaluate and use information effectively. It is a prerequisite for lifelong learning."
The links below take you to Australian school and university websites or documents that outline the issue.
This short clip from a UK university library defines information literacy and maps the term to practical skills students need.
A humerous look at the impact information literacy and libraries can have on student results.
The link below takes you to a live and always up-to-date TasTAFE libraries catalogue search for resources about information literacy.