LIS Education and Information Literacy in The Developing Country
19 August 2021, 3:15 am – 4:00 am, Eastern Time in New York
Libraries Inspire – Stream 3
LIS Education in Developing Countries Section in cooperation with Information Literacy Section
There is an increasing awareness about the prospective and important role of LIS education in the dissemination of information literacy through the changing trends and societies. Implementing powerful learning strategies in librarianship, academic, and practical sectors through which awareness about the importance of information in todays’ life, business and education should be a vital role of LIS education in developing countries. This call to action urges LIS educators to work on their program plans and curriculums. This session’s goal is to provide a clear view of the presence of information literacy components in LIS programs worldwide with a special focus on developing countries.
At the conclusion of this session, join us for live Q&A