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About This Guide

This guide is updated often, so come back periodically for the most up-to-date information on programs and support provided by Librarians through the Information Literacy program here at ASU.

This guide presents Information Literacy concepts, standards, and supported opportunities available to faculty and instructors at ASU.  Within this guide are details regarding Information Literacy services, workshop and instruction modules, and assignment ideas.  

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This Course Guide was adapted from Library Guides Content at (Red Deer College Library) / CC BY-NC-SA 2.5.

A Vision of Future Students

You might be shocked.  You might be dismayed. You might be bewildered.  You might be confused.  This video is worth watching in the context of new literacies - visual, digital, transliteracy, mobile, social, etc.  

"A short video summarizing some of the most important characteristics of students today - how they learn, what they need to learn, their goals, hopes, dreams, what their lives will be like, and what kinds of changes they will experience in their lifetime. Created by Michael Wesch in collaboration with 200 students at Kansas State University."

Created by Michael Wesch, Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology, in collaboration with 200 students at Kansas State University this video has had over 4,250,000 views. Dr. Wesch leads a working group, Digital Ethnography,at Kansas State University dedicated to exploring and extending the possibilities of digital ethnography.

Information Literacy Video

Information Literacy concepts relevant to academics and the future of our learners are presented in this video.

Instructional Services librarians at the University of Southern Indiana created this video defining and guiding students and teachers through information literacy.

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