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Locations of Literacy: Information Literacy (plenary panel at MnWE 2014)

Yesterday I was honored to be invited to join the opening plenary panel at the Minnesota Writers and English conference. The panel was on the theme of Locations of Literacy, and the other panelists discussed Cultural Literacy, Civic Literacy, and Environmental Literacy. I, of course, talked about Information Literacy. Here is a close approximation of

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The Journal of Creative Library Practice is accepting papers and manuscripts

The Journal of Creative Library Practice (JCLP) is accepting papers and manuscripts concerning library instruction.  We know that many librarians employ creative techniques to teach library instruction sessions, so if you have had success implementing a new method or idea, we would love to hear about it.  Below are some other topic ideas.  Did you:

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“Information Literacy vs. the Demagogue” over at the JCLP

The Journal of Creative Library Practice (a journal of which I am an editor) has just published a thought piece by Mark Lenker, “Information Literacy vs. the Demagogue.” If you’ve ever wondered what Senator McCarthy, master of disinformation, would think about information literacy, here’s your chance to find out.

Joining the Journal of Creative Library Practice

Another year, another adventure. This year I’m honored, excited, and a little nervous to be trying my hand at editing a journal! Joe Kraus recently invited me to join the editorial board of the Journal of Creative Library Practice. As soon as I saw the short list of wonderful librarians editing the journal, I knew

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