Information Literacy Organisations Monday, 10 May 2010

American Library Association. ACRL. Information Literacy.

Association of College and Research Libraries. Institute of Information Literacy.

Australian and New Zealand Institute of Information Literacy (ANZIIL)
ANZIIL Symposium One - papers and presentations available at

Australian Library and Information Association. Information Literacy Forum (for ALIA members only).

Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) UK
Soon to establish an Information Literacy Special Interest Group, but as of 14 Jan 05, not yet available from the CILIP webpage.

IFLA Information Literacy Section

Library Instruction Round Table – promoting library instruction in school, public, special and academic libraries.

LOEX Clearinghouse for Library Instruction

National Forum on Information Literacy (US)

SAILS: Project for the standardized assessment of information literacy skills. Kent State University (US)

SCONUL Advisory Committee on Information Literacy
Hilary Johnson convenes a similar group for SCONUL (UK),  SCONUL Advisory Committee on Information Literacy.  Two reports from their working party which may give the group some ideas for strategies.

Report to SCONUL Executive Board on Action Plan 2002/2003
Report to SCONUL Executive Board on Action Plan, 2001/2002 (SCONUL  Task Force on Information Skills) 

SIMILE: studies in Media and Information Literacy Education. University of Toronto Press

SPEC Kit 279.  Evaluating Library Instruction.  December, 2003.  Association of Research Libraries.  (US)

Teaching, Learning and Technology. Information Literacy Best Practices