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Information Literacy Skills of Community College Freshmen


Visions Volume 3, Number 1, ISSN 1087-9382


Argues that students need to be information literate in order to navigate the wealth of information available online. Offers results of a computer literacy assessment that showed students' skill in locating, evaluating, and using information via electronic resources needed a great deal of improvement. Recommends creating institutional standards for evaluating the computer literacy of all entering freshmen. Assessment instruments are appended. (Contains 22 references.) (NB)


Profeta, P. & Kendrick, M. (2002). Information Literacy Skills of Community College Freshmen. Visions, 3(1), 35-41. Retrieved December 8, 2022 from .

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