Month: May 2011

approval process update

The ACRL procedure for review and approval of new information literacy standards is outlined in Tip Sheet 4.  The approval process for the draft Visual Literacy Standards is now underway. Here’s where we are:

The draft Standards have been approved by ACRL Image Resources Interest Group Convener Joanna Burgess (4/22/2011), and Information Literacy Consultant Jill Gremmels (5/4/2011).

The draft Standards are now being reviewed by the ACRL Information Literacy Standards Committee.

new draft of Standards now available

A new version of the draft ACRL/IRIG Visual Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education is now available.

Thank you very much to everyone who has commented on the draft, provided us with feedback, and contributed to the standards development process.