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Everything tagged: Information literacy

IFLA Issues Statement on Fake News

Libraries have an institutional and ethical commitment to help users access reliable and authentic information. This role is as important as ever in an era when “fake news” is a seemingly growing phenomenon.


News September 3, 2018 

Truth Matters: Battling Online Misinformation

A report on Misinformation Online, a panel discussion hosted by Library and Archives Canada and Facebook Canada on challenges and solutions regarding the spread of misinformation online.


Blog July 17, 2018 

News Literacy Program NewsWise Launches

NewsWise is a news literacy program to provide school-aged Canadians an understanding of the role of journalism in a healthy democracy and the tools to find and filter information online


News June 2, 2018 

WILU 2018 – Registration is open

Early bird registration is available until April 27th.


News March 7, 2018 

CFP: WILU 2018 – Information Into Action

The Call for proposals is now open! Share your experiences and knowledge on how we can turn information into action.


News October 2, 2017 

Appel de communications : WILU 2018 – De l’information à l’action

L’appel de communications est maintenant ouvert! Partagez vos expériences et vos connaissances sur la façon dont nous pouvons passer de l’information à l’action.


News October 2, 2017 

Survey of Information Literacy Instruction Practices in Canadian Academic Libraries

Are you an academic librarian with instructional responsibilities? You are invited to participate in an online survey aimed at Canadian academic librarians.


News December 22, 2016 

Call for Proposals: Workshop for Instruction in Library Use (WILU) 2017, Edmonton

The WILU Program Committee invites proposals for the 46th WILU, May 23 – May 25 2017, hosted at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta.


News September 16, 2016 

Call for Proposals: Workshop for Instruction in Library Use (WILU) 2016

The WILU Program Committee is pleased to invite proposals to be considered at WILU 2016, May 30 – June 1, to be held at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC.


News November 15, 2015