There are many ways that IOE Librarians can support students and staff at the IOE.
IOE Librarians provide personal support to IOE staff and students by:
Online information literacy support can be found via the:
IOE LibGuides are freely available interactive guides and IOE LibAnswers is a database of frequently asked questions and an enquiry service allowing users to ask questions via email, text, Twitter, phone and LibChat.
Tutors can get the best out of IOE LibGuides if they embed links to these library guides in their Moodle courses. Most courses in Moodle already incorporate links to IOE Library resources, digitised readings and open access resources in their reading lists.
On the linked pages below, staff can:
Academics and librarians from around the world have developed a range of information literacy models, frameworks, standards, guidelines and curricula to outline the skills needed to be information literate.
The links below, provide more information about information literacy guidelines and frameworks:
UNESCO (2005) Alexandria Proclamation: "Information literacy empowers people in all walks of life to seek, evaluate, use and create information effectively to achieve their personal, social, occupational and educational goals. It is a basic human right in a digital world and promotes social inclusion in all nations."
Digital capabilities has six important elements: