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Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education (ACRL): About the Framework

Adapted from Bucknell University Library. Created by Nancy Frazier, Instructional Services Librarian, Jill Hallam-Miller, Blended Learning Librarian. (Permission granted: 9/20/2015).

ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Toolkit

About the Framework - Looking at the "Big Picture"

The Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education (2015), is a guiding document about information literacy developed by the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL).  The Framework is organized into six frames, each outlining a "big picture" concept central to information literacy.   
 

Information Literacy Definition, ACRL

“Information literacy is the set of integrated abilities encompassing the reflective discovery of information, the understanding of how information is produced and valued, and the use of information in creating new knowledge and participating ethically in communities of learning.”

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