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Teaching & testing information literacy skills

by Jane Bandy Smith

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Published by Linworth Pub. in Worthington, Ohio .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Information literacy -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United States.,
    • Information literacy -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.,
    • Information retrieval -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United States.,
    • Information retrieval -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesTeaching and testing information literacy skills
      StatementJane Bandy Smith ; Lisa Churchill and Lucy Mason.
      ContributionsChurchill, Lisa., Mason, Lucy, 1944-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZA3075 .S57 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3298822M
      ISBN 101586830783
      LC Control Number2004026004

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