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University Libraries and the Development of Lecturers’ and Students’ Information Competencies

International Journal of Educational Technology in Higher Education20107:7020037

DOI: 10.7238/rusc.v7i2.980

Received: 15 February 2010

Accepted: 15 March 2010

Published: 15 July 2010

Abstract

This article explains why university libraries assume, as one of their priorities, the development of lecturers’ and students’ information competencies. It also explains some of the options for achieving that goal.

Keywords

information competencies university libraries university lecturers university students library services information literacy