Tuesday, December 04, 2007

Communications in Information Literacy

Communications in Information Literacy (CIL) is new open access journal which describes itself as an independent, professional, refereed electronic journal dedicated to advancing knowledge, theory, and research in the area of information literacy. CIL is committed to the principles of information literacy as set forth by the Association of College and Research Libraries. CIL is also committed to the principles of open access for academic research.

The first issue has three interesting articles, one on the Augustana credit based IL courses, the second oabout British librarians using Blackboard for a curriculum integrated course in IL and the third questioning the idea of using "champions" in attempting to establish an IL environment.