EnIL network - News and activities 2009
Publication of the book "The Observatory on Information Literacy Policies and Research in Europe", edited by C. BASILI. Roma: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, XXXIV-413 pp.
Information Literacy in the 21st Century - Spring Event - Naples March 26 - Rome March 27
EMPATIC (Empowering Autonomous Learning Through Information Competencies) project proposal preparation and submission to the European Community for funding
Carla Basili Keynote speaker at the International Conference QQML2009- Qualitative and quantitative methods in libraries: theory and applications. Chania, Crete, Greece, 26-29 May 2009, with the paper: Measuring Information Literacy Policies
EMPATIC (Empowering Autonomous Learning Through Information Competencies) project funded under the EC the Lifelong Learning Programme (LLP). The core objectives of the project are to:
- draw together and valorise the results of previous Information Literacy initiatives and projects across the school, university, adult and vocational learning sectors
- use this evidence to influence policy makers’ perceptions and actions to support a marked increase in piloting and mainstreaming of Information Literacy
- have a significant impact on validating new learning paradigms and strategic thinking on curriculum reform.