E-lending: Challenges and Opportunities
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E-lending: Challenges and Opportunities

Original publication: June 2016 Author: Dan MOUNT Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2mepRX7 Available languages: Background For the majority of human history the products of knowledge, culture and learning were only accessible to a small proportion of society. Indeed, until the arrival of mainstream literacy, fuelled by the expansion of public education Read more…

Promoting Media and Information Literacy in Libraries
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Promoting Media and Information Literacy in Libraries

Original publication: June 2016 Author: Frank HUYSMANS Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2CPJEWa Available languages: The concepts of media literacy and information literacy were developed in the 1960s70s at a time when the growing importance of mass media and information in everyday life started to make educators wonder whether basic literacy skills Read more…

Teaching Common Values in Europe
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Teaching Common Values in Europe

Volume 1, Issue 2 June 2017 Welcome to the regular update on research for the CULT Committee. In this issue we focus on the study “Teaching Common Values in Europe”, published in May 2017. It  explores the teaching of common values in Europe, in particular democracy and tolerance—if and how Read more…