November 16, 2017

Digital Literacy Definitions

Below is a small sample of publications pertaining to the definition of “digital literacy.”  These resources have been placed in a table with notes (see below) that can be searched and sorted.  Note that the table has multiple pages; pagination links appear at the bottom of the page.


References

Aviram, Aharon, and Yoram Eshet-Alkalai. “Towards a Theory of Digital Literacy: Three Scenarios for the Next Steps.” European Journal of Open, Distance and E-Learning 9, no. 1 (April 3, 2006). http://www.eurodl.org/index.php?p=archives&year=2006&halfyear=1&article=223.
Belshaw, Douglas A. J. “What Is ‘Digital Literacy’ A Pragmatic Investigation,” 2012. http://etheses.dur.ac.uk/3446/1/Ed.D._thesis_(FINAL_TO_UPLOAD).pdf.
Digital Citizenship. “Nine Elements.” Digital Citizenship, 2017. http://digitalcitizenship.net/nine-elements.html.
Dunn, Jeff. “The 8 Key Elements of Digital Literacy.” Edudemic: Connecting Education &Technology, May 19, 2014. http://www.edudemic.com/digital-literacy/.
Furber, Steve. “Shut Down or Restart: The Way Forward for Computing in UK Schools.” Royal Academy of Engineering, January 2012. https://royalsociety.org/~/media/education/computing-in-schools/2012-01-12-computing-in-schools.pdf.
Goodfellow, Robin. “Literacy, Literacies and the Digital in Higher Education.” Teaching in Higher Education 16, no. 1 (February 2011): 131–44. https://doi.org/10.1080/13562517.2011.544125.
Hague, Cassie, and Sarah Payton. “Digital Literacy Across the Curriculum: A Futurelab Handbook.” National Foundation for Educational Research: Evidence for Excellence in Education, January 2010. https://www.nfer.ac.uk/publications/FUTL06.
Hockly, Nicky. “Digital Literacies.” English Language Teaching Journal, Technology for the language teacher, 66, no. 1 (January 25, 2012): 108–12.
Jacobsen, Trudi E., and Thomas P. Mackey. “Proposing a Metaliteracy Model to Redefine Information Literacy.” Communications in Information Literacy 7, no. 2 (2013): 84–90.
jPodcaster. “Making Sense of the 8 Elements of Digital Literacy | Professionalism in the Digital Environment (PriDE).” Professionalism in the Digital Environment (PriDE), October 1, 2012. https://digilitpride.wordpress.com/2012/10/01/making-sense-of-the-8-elements-of-digital-literacy/.
Knobel, Michele. Digital Literacies: Concepts, Policies and Practices. Peter Lang, 2008.
New Media Consortium. “Digital Literacy in Higher Education, Part II: An NMC Horizon Project Strategic Brief,” August 2017. https://library.educause.edu/resources/2017/8/digital-literacy-in-higher-education-part-ii-an-nmc-horizon-project-strategic-brief.
Plunkett, Cindy. “Why Is Digital Literacy Important?” Digital Literacy & Digital Divide (blog), November 29, 2010. https://digitaldivide2digitalliteracy.wordpress.com/why-is-digital-literacy-important/.
Ribble, Mike. “Nine Elements.” Digital Citizenship, 2017. http://digitalcitizenship.net/nine-elements.html.
Trilling, Bernie, and Charles Fadel. 21st Century Skills: Learning for Life in Our Times. John Wiley & Sons, 2009.
University Library, U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. “Digital Literacy Definition and Resources.” University Library, U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, October 15, 2008. http://www.library.illinois.edu/diglit/definition.html.
Visser, Marijke. “Digital Literacy Definition | ALA Connect.” American Library Association Connect, September 14, 2012. http://connect.ala.org/node/181197.
Wikipedia. “Digital Literacy – Wikipedia.” Accessed February 12, 2017. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_literacy.

 

Digital Literacy Definitions