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                                                         Concise Guide to

                                                       Information Literacy

                                                         3RD EDITION |     SCOTT LANNING AND CAITLIN GERRITY

                                                         Both a student’s textbook and an instructional reference for educators, this
                                                       brief but information-rich text teaches students what information literacy is
                                                       and why it’s such an important skill to develop. Authors Scott Lanning and
                                                       Caitlin Gerrity concentrate on developing skills and behaviors that positively
                                                       impact the information literacy process. They teach such skills as evaluating
                                                       and using information and behaviors like exploring, analyzing, and creating.
                                                       Updated to incorporate the new AASL standards, this third edition of
                                                       A Concise Guide to Information Literacy includes new information on the
             February 2022 ,  200pp ,  6 1/8x9 1/4     value of curiosity and choice in the research process, offers a new model of
            Paperback: 978-1-4408-7819-0               the research process (the Reflective Inquiry Model), and updates the Decision
             $50.00 ,  £38.00 ,  €42,00                Points Information Seeking Model that describes how student researchers
            eBook: 978-1-4408-7820-6                   choose to use the information they’ve found. This book has proven to be
                                                       invaluable for high school and college students learning about information
              SCOTT LANNING  is associate professor    literacy and librarians and teachers in upper high school and community
            and librarian at Southern Utah University,  college settings.
            Cedar City, UT.
            CAITLIN GERRITY is associate professor and
            librarian at Southern Utah University.     •  Aids school and academic librarians and others in teaching basic
                                                         information literacy skills to students
                                                       •  Helps students learn how to find, analyze, use, and process information
                                                         in a quick and efficient way
                                                       •  Furnishes librarians and teachers with a concise textbook that is useful
                                                         for student instruction and as a research guide
                                                       •  Provides links to the AASL standards, the ACRL Frameworks, and
                                                         Bloom’s Taxonomy

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