On the Structure and Meaning of Information Literacy

Li-Yun Hu
June 2005
Journal of Educational Media & Library Sciences;Jun2005, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p471
Academic Journal
Information Literacy means the integration of the ability of how to discover, analysis, organize, disseminate and create knowledge. There are three layers in information literacy: idea, technology and content. Information literacy is the combination of culture literacy, computer literacy, Internet literacy and media literacy. As a basic literacy for a person in the information society, Information literacy is important for individual as well as society.


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