Infographic: Information Literacy Issues
EasyBib (an online citation tool) asked library professionals about the status of information literacy in their school - is plagiarism increasing? do kids know how to evaluate sources? are they using databases? is info lit being taught systematically? While the sample size was small (329 responses from K12 and post sec institutions) the results are interesting. Visit the link to learn more.
"Developing information literacy skills is perhaps the most important issue in 21st Century Learning and yet the struggle to do so is an uphill battle. We asked our friends in the library world what they think of the state of information literacy in schools. Check out this cool infographic to see what we learned."