Information Literacy at Middlebury College

In·for·ma·tion Lit·er·a·cy n. 1. a set of abilities requiring individuals to "recognize when information is needed and have the ability to locate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information." (ACRL Standards) 2. 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. (ACRL Framework).

Program Vision

A collaborative, curriculum-based program comprised of faculty, librarians, and technologists that defines and teaches the research, technology, and critical thinking skills needed by our students to engage the global challenges of the 21st century.

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Middlebury College Learning Goals

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