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Information literacy as a framework to foster lifelong learning

Gunasekara, Chrys S. & Collins, Sue (2008) Information literacy as a framework to foster lifelong learning. In Orr, Debbie, Danaher, Patrick Alan, Danaher, Geoff, & Harreveld, R. E. (Bobby) (Eds.) Lifelong Learning : Reflecting on Success and Framing Futures : 5th International Lifelong Learning Conference, 16-19 June 2008, Yeppoon, Central Queensland.

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Abstract

It is well established that information literacy contributes to lifelong learning. This paper presents a strategy for embedding information literacy within an Operations Management subject, using the Australian and New Zealand Information Literacy Framework as the key 'design principle'. Implications for the role of the librarian/library in information literacy are raised.

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ID Code: 20468
Item Type: Conference Paper
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Keywords: information literacy, lifelong learning, business curriculum
ISBN: 1921047569
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300) > Business and Management not elsewhere classified (150399)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Division of Technology, Information and Learning Support
Current > Schools > School of Management
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2008 [Please consult the authors]
Deposited On: 14 May 2009 12:45
Last Modified: 05 Jan 2011 23:42

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