The Del E. Webb Library at Loma Linda University is dedicated to supporting curriculum outcomes and competencies. To this end, we offer instruction that strengthens skills in information literacy, technology literacy, and critical thinking so students may execute information management and research tasks necessary for academic success.
We offer flexible collaboration, tailoring instruction to meet subject specific needs of your students, assignments, and different levels of expertise. We encourage you to contact your library liaison to set up library instruction sessions to meet your needs.
The Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) is transitioning from the Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education to a Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education to focus on foundational ideas that support a
rapidly changing higher education environment, along with the dynamic and often uncertain information ecosystem in which all of us work and live.
The six concepts that anchor the frames are:
Information literate individuals are able to:
Source: Information literacy competency standards for higher education. (2000). Retrieved [August 21, 2009] from http://www.acrl.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/standards/standards.pdf