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Librarian and teaching information literacy. A proposal for action

Author(s): Jagoda Nowak
Subject(s): Archiving, Cataloguing, Classification, Education and training, Sociology
Published by: Biblioteka Jagiellońska
Keywords: information competences; teaching information literacy; use of games in teaching proces; field games

Summary/Abstract: The paper is devoted to the issue of teaching information literacy (IL ) in Polish library environments. The first part presents the state of the art, basing on analysis of Polish and foreign professionaltexts. Next, the origin of the very concept of information literacy and its definition, as well as models, standards, and guidelines related to it, are elaborated. Much attention is paid tothe problems of teaching information skills in higher education, while stressing the special role of librarians in the process. Issues related to involving games in the teaching process and their possiblemodes of application are also discussed. Finally, a prototypical field game scenario which route proceeds within the Reference Reading Room of the Jagiellonian Library is presented.

  • Issue Year: 2018
  • Issue No: 68
  • Page Range: 133-149
  • Page Count: 17
  • Language: Polish