TITLE

online information literacy: moving from the familiar to the new

AUTHOR(S)
McPherson, Keith
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Teacher Librarian;Oct2005, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents tips for teacher-librarians in developing online information literacy. Understandably, table of contents and indexes are not the only information text structures our students will interact with when surfing the Internet. For example, other familiar print-based-information text characteristics found online are keywords, graphs, headers and titles, timelines, glossaries, photographs, family trees, classification graphics, and so forth. New information text structures found with the Internet's multimedia environment include, but are not limited to, fly-out menus, pull-down menus, textual and pictorial hyperlinks, audio and video demonstrations, search engines, chat-with-an-expert option, and the like.
ACCESSION #
18821033

 

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