NILA : a national information literacy agenda for Malaysia

NILA : a national information literacy agenda for Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Library & Information Science, 10 (1). pp. 91-103. ISSN 1394-6234 (2005)


Information literacy is defined as the ability to recognize when information is needed and the ability to locate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information. It has been a subject for discussion amongst librarians and information professionals since the 1970’s and there are numerous information literacy initiatives that are in place in educational institutions worldwide. This paper attempts to look at the information literacy initiatives in Malaysia and proposes a framework for the implementation of a National Information Literacy Agenda (NILA).

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Information literacy, Information literacy initiatives, Schools, Higher education, National information literacy agenda
Taxonomy: By Subject > Information Management > Information Resource
Local Content Hub: Subjects > Information Management
Depositing User: Muhammad Azrul Ayob
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2022 06:14
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2022 06:14
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