TITLE

The Destination: Louisiana Project: Combining Wikis, Digital Libraries and Experimental Learning to Address Current Issues in Information Literacy Instruction

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Rebecca K.
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Louisiana Libraries;Winter2010, Vol. 72 Issue 3, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the implementation of the Destination: Louisiana project, a combination of wiki technology, the LOUISiana Digital Library and information literacy principles, for students to acquire skills needed to succeed academically and professionally. It states that educators need to support undergraduates in becoming knowledgeable consumers by focusing on the intellectual perspective of understanding, evaluating and using information. It also notes the project's use of the wiki platform that offers students real life experiences in using and making information systems.
ACCESSION #
51840722

 

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