Clicking the Bait: Media Literacy in Libraries
In this course, designed for librarians from all types of libraries, you will learn how to identify misinformation and alternative facts by applying various media and information literacy techniques, explore resources that can be used to separate fact from fiction, and learn how to pass this knowledge on to your patrons to help them evaluate their sources.
- Define media literacy and the framework for interpreting media messages
- Evaluate various forms of media to verify the validity and credibility of the information reported
- Develop programs, services, and other opportunites to teach patrons and colleagues about media literacy
Attendees should have familiarity with Web browsers and the Internet. Basic HTML experience is preferred.
Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:
- Approximately one hour of homework will be required.
- It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
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This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Continuing Education Credit:
Contact Hours: 2
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT
|Amigos Member Early Bird||$ 70.00|
|Non-member Early Bird||$ 130.00|