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Comment on IL Framework by April 21; Participate in April 17 Online Forum

April 14th, 2014 · Comments Off · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL’s Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education Task Force invites you to share your perspective on the initial draft of the association’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education during the online open forum to be held Thursday, April 17, 2014, 8am Pacific/9am Mountain/10am Central/11am Eastern. Sign up online to attend at least one hour in advance as login […]

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ACRL Releases Second Part of Draft Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education

April 4th, 2014 · Comments Off · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL’s Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education Task Force has released the second part of their initial draft of the association’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. The Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, adopted by ACRL in 2000, have become an essential document related to the emergence of information literacy as […]

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ACRL Seeks Feedback on Draft Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education

February 20th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL’s Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education Task Force seeks feedback on the initial draft of the association’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. The Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, adopted by ACRL in 2000, have become an essential document related to the emergence of information literacy as a recognized learning […]

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Expected February Release of Draft Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

January 10th, 2014 · Comments Off · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

The Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, adopted by the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) in 2000, have become an essential document related to the emergence of information literacy as a recognized learning outcome at many institutions of higher education. While they are currently in force, during 2013-14 an ACRL task force […]

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Space Added for Upcoming Online Open Forums on Revised Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

October 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off · Events, Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

A task force, appointed by the ACRL Board of Directors, is substantially revising the seminal Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education. First adopted in 2000, these standards have defined information literacy for librarians, educators, and assessment agencies. Learn more about the work of this group, the direction it is taking in revising the standards, and, most […]

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Online Open Forums on Revised Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

October 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events, Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

As the higher education association for librarians, ACRL is committed to developing and maintaining forward thinking standards and guidelines that impact student learning across the campus community. As part of this commitment, the ACRL Board of Directors has appointed a task force that will substantially revise the association’s seminal Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher […]

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Deadline 7/15 – Apply to Support Revised Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

July 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL is seeking an individual to create a comprehensive and detailed external communications plan to promote the extensively revised Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, which we anticipate will be adopted next summer. We expect the selected visiting program officer will work on this project no more than 5 hours per week, on average, […]

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ACRL Seeks Visiting Program Officer to Support Revised Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education

June 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · About ACRL, Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

Are you seeking a meaningful opportunity to make a contribution to the profession and higher education? As ACRL President Steven Bell indicated in his recent post, an ACRL task force (the Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education Task Force) is in the process of extensively revising the Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, […]

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Still time to register for ACRL Standards preconference

June 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · Conferences, Events, Standards and Guidelines

Registration is still available for the ACRL preconference, Planning, Assessing, and Communicating Library Impact: Putting the Standards for Libraries in Higher Education into Action.  The full-day preconference will be offered on Friday, June 28, prior to the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago. Libraries in higher education are increasingly required to demonstrate their value and document […]

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Rethinking ACRL’s Information Literacy Standards: The Process Begins

June 4th, 2013 · Comments Off · About ACRL, Information Literacy, Standards and Guidelines

ACRL’s Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education (“the Standards”) were first adopted in 2000. Since then the Standards have become one of, if not the most essential document, related to the emergence of information literacy as a recognized learning outcome at many institutions of higher education. In the vast collection of research and writings […]

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