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Information Literacy Campaign of the DLSU Libraries
Last Updated: Apr 7, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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What is information literacy?

“Information Literacy is the ability to identify what information is needed, understand how the  information is organized, identify the best sources of information for a given need, locate those sources, evaluate the sources critically, and share that information” (source:


Why is Information Literacy Important to Lasallians?

  • To help Lasallians deal with information overload 
  • To inspire and equip Lasallians to become lifelong learners
  • To promote responsible use of information for problem-solving, decision making, and critical thinking
  • To empower Lasallians to become independent learners
  • To support the Libraries’ mission to provide lifelong learning through organized and relevant information sources and fast delivery of information services

Information Literacy Cycle



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