Tag Archives: digilit12

Are You in the Circle?

Since library director Anu Vedantham participated in the American Library Association’s December webinar on digital literacy, she’s become a lot more Web savvy. In fact, she’s even started to use Google Hanguout–the no-cost videoconferencing system used in the webinar series–in her own personal day-to-day life. In an article on the University of Pennsylvania Weigle Information Common blog, Vedantham says: I’ve ... Read More »

Reminder: Digital Literacy and Libraries Webinar December 11

The American Library Association (ALA) will host the free webinar “Assessing Digital Literacy: Outcomes and Impact” on December 11, 2012, from 7 to 8 p.m. EST. The December forum will be hosted by the ALA Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP) and the ALA Digital Literacy Task Force. As part of the webinar, attendees will hear from information experts who ... Read More »

Reflections of a First Year Technology Coordinator: Part II

Caroline Haebig is the 2012 International Society for Technology in Education Outstanding Young Educator. She participated in the recent online virtual forum Creating a Culture of Learning, which was held on November 14, 2012. Below, you’ll find the second part of her reflections on being a technology coordinator. To hear more digital literacy conversations like the one below, RSVP now ... Read More »

Reflections of a First Year Technology Coordinator: Part I

Caroline Haebig is the 2012 International Society for Technology in Education Outstanding Young Educator. She participated in the recent online virtual forum Creating a Culture of Learning, which was held on November 14, 2012. Below, you’ll find the first part of her reflections on being a technology coordinator. To hear more digital literacy conversations like the one below, RSVP now ... Read More »

Register Now: ALA Hosts Digital Literacy Virtual Forum on Nov. 14th

We are excited (and slightly trepidatious) about holding our first online forum, Creating a Culture of Learning: How Librarians Keep Up with Digital Media and Technology on Wednesday, November 14, 2012, from 7:00-8:00p.m. EST. RSVP now. As part of the free virtual forum, digital literacy leaders will address dramatic shifts in learning and civic engagement due to the rapidly changing ... Read More »