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Author Bruce, Christine.

Title The seven faces of information literacy / Christine Bruce
Published Adelaide : Auslib Press, 1997


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 MELB  025.5240994 Bru/Sfo  DUE 09-10-23
 W'PONDS  025.5240994 Bru/Sfo  AVAILABLE
Description [i], 203 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Towards an alternative model for information literacy -- Descriptions of information literacy -- Information literacy education -- Information literacy research -- Thematising conceptions of information literacy -- Descriptions of conceptions of information literacy -- New directions for information literacy
Summary Examines the varying experience of information literacy amongst higher educators and proposes a relational model of information literacy as an alternative to the behavioural that dominates information literacy education and research. Looking into information users' conceptions of information literacy, this study provides a detailed picture of what people see information literacy as. This picture becomes the centrepiece of the relational information wheel
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 185-197
Subject College teachers -- Australia -- Attitudes.
Information literacy.
Information retrieval -- Computer programs.
Information retrieval -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Australia.
Information retrieval -- Australia.
Information retrieval.
Information services -- User education -- Australia.
Libraries and education -- Australia -- Public opinion.
Learning -- Research -- Australia.
Libraries and education -- Australia.
Library orientation for college students -- Australia -- Public opinion.
Libraries and electronic publishing.
Library orientation for college students.
Library orientation -- Australia -- Case studies.
Research -- Methodology.
Universities and colleges -- Australia -- Faculty -- Attitudes.
Universities and colleges.
Genre/Form Case studies.
LC no. 00001335
ISBN 1875145435
Other Titles 7 faces of information literacy