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College: We Make the Road by Walking
College: We Make the Road by Walking by Margit Misangyi Watts 0130987565 9780130987563
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College: We Make the Road by Walking by Margit Misangyi Watts

Unique in perspective, this book connects the personal to the scholarly, showing readers why information literacy is important to an individuals life. Designed as a workbook, it consists of a number of readings, activities, writing assignments, connections to service learning, words from the business community, student writing, journals, technology tips, and essays on the value of information literacy. It introduces readers to the major components of scholarship, to the nature of investigation, ways of knowing, the concept of information literacy, how and why scholarship is created in an academic environment, and how each readerpersonally can contribute to the creationand dissemination of knowledge. Beginning with personal narratives, readers focus on the value of knowledge, how past knowledge is understood in the present, how new knowledge is created, and how knowledge is used to create the future. Readers clearly see howthey are responsible for making their information literacy trip interesting, meaningful, and significant. Learning. Your Story. Style and Intelligence. Values and Perspectives. Reality and Truth. Ways of Knowing. Information and Knowledge. Discourse. Research. Beyond the Classroom. Service Learning. Reflection. For anyone interested in information literacy.

Author: Margit Misangyi Watts

Language: English

Edition: 1st

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 416

Publisher: Prentice Hall College Div

Publication Date: 2002-07-01

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ISBN: 0130987565

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