IFLA 2012 satellite conference "Information for Civic Literacy"

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IFLA Satellite Pre-Conference
Information for Civic Literacy
8-10 August 2012, Riga


Organised by the IFLA Information Literacy Section and the IFLA Africa Section through its Special Interest Group Access to Information Network - Africa (ATINA/RAIA). Hosted by the Riga Central Library and the National Library of Latvia, in collaboration with the Education, Culture and Sports Department of the Riga City Council.

Programme, participants and papers


Programme (PDF)
List of conference participants (PDF)

Natalia Balyasnikova
Использование средств массовой коммуникации для формирования навыков критической и гражданской грамотности = Ispol’zovaniye sredstv massovoy kommunikatsii dlya formirovaniya navuikov kriticheskoy i grazhdanskoy gramotnosti (Using media resources to build a critical literacy for responsible citizenship in a Russian foreign-language classroom)"
In English (PDF)  /  In Russian (PDF)

Saknicté Pisté Beltrán
Propuesta: La alfabetización en información como motor de la educación cívica en México (A proposal:  information literacy as the driving force of civic education in Mexico)
In Spanish and English (PDF)

Yolanda Blue, Elaine McCracken
Civic literacy in a diverse Southern California community: sustaining local political knowledge
In English (PDF)

Samar El-Mikati El-Kaissi
Librarians as advocates of civic service
In English (PDF)

Natalia Gendina
Триада  ‘Гражданская, информационная и медиаграмотность’ в контексте новой инициативы ЮНЕСКО - Учебной Программы ЮНЕСКО по медиа- и информационной грамотност  (The triad of civil literacy, information literacy and media literacy in the context of a new initiative of UNESCO, the Media and Information Literacy Curriculum for Teachers)
In Russian (PDF)  /  In English (PDF)

Vincas Grigas
The preparedness of librarians to undertake educational activities in the context of civic literacy development
In English (PDF)

Reyna Josvah-Rabiaza
Accès à l’information et à la documentation: enjeu pour le développement de l’individu et de la société  (Access to information and documentation: a challenge for the development of citizens)
In French (PDF)

Emmanuel Kabou
L’information pour une culture civique (Information for civic literacy)
In French (PDF)

Joyce Kinyanjui, Dennis N. Ocholla
The missing link: civic literacy when information literacy or financial literacy are lacking?
In English (PDF)

Francis Kirkwood
Promoting civic literacy through library reference work: confronting selective information delivery, media and political spin, lack of governmental transparency and propaganda"
In English (PDF)

Ahmed Ksibi
Le programme OpenGov de l’alphabétisation civique pour le Printemps arabe (The OpenGov program of civic literacy for the Arab Spring)
In French (PDF)

Dalia Naujokaitis
The changing face of civic literacy education in the 21st century – a Canadian perspective
In English (PDF)

Mandiaye Ndiaye
La maîtrise de l’information pour un meilleur exercice de la citoyenneté (Information literacy for a better exercise of citizenship)
In French (PDF)

Marina V. Mezhova
Гражданская грамотность в условиях межкультурной коммуникации = Grazhdanskaya gramotnost’ v usloviyakh mezhkul’turnoy kommunikatsii (Civil literacy in the sphere of intercultural communications)
In Russian (PDF)  /  In English (PDF)

Dennis N. Ocholla, Lyudmila Ocholla
Integration of the open access agenda into civic literacy
In English (PDF)

Hermann Roesch
Public libraries and their contribution to a civil society
In English (PDF)

Doloresa Veilande
Information for civic literacy in Latvia: an overview
In English (PDF)

Yan Xiangdong, Guo Wanli
Library service and civil information literacy
In Chinese (PDF)  /  In English (PDF)

Simon Jules Koudjam Yameni
La fonction didactique de l’information dans une bibliotheque universitaire  comme outil de sensibilisation à la citoyennete de la jeunesse estudiantine : cas de la Bibliothèque Centrale de l’Université de Douala au Cameroun (The instructional role of information delivery in a university library as a tool for developing awareness of citizenship among student youth : the case of the Central Library of the University of Douala in Cameroon)
In French (PDF)  /  In English (PDF)

Élie Youmba
La maîtrise de l’information par les étudiants des filières Sciences de l’information et de la documentation du Gabon : pour une éducation dans la culture civique (The achievement of information literacy by students in the information science and documentation streams in Gabon : for an education in civic literacy)
In French (PDF)

Wang Yuping, Zhao Jing
The cultivation and study of civic information literacy in Chinese rural communities"
In Chinese (PDF)  /  In English (PDF)

Viacheslav Zaychikov, Irina Voznesenskaya
Молодёжь в лабиринтах поиска информации и принятия решений = Molodyozh’ v labirintakh poiska informatsii i prinyatia  resheniy (Young adults in the labyrinths of information search and decision-making) 
In Russian (PDF)  /  In English (PDF)

 

For questions, please contact:

Francis T. Kirkwood
Convenor, ATINA/RAIA
Kirkwood Professional
21A Broadway Ave.
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1S 2V4
Tel.: +1-613-296-5845
E-mail: kirkwood.professional@sympatico.ca

Ginta Zalcmane
Reference Center
The National Library of Latvia
K. Barona 14,
Riga, LV 1423, Latvia
Tel.: +371 67287221
E-mail: ginta.zalcmane@lnb.lv