To provide a forum for discussion and the exchange of ideas related to digital badges, particularly as they relate to libraries (of all types) and information literacy. The interest group’s work may also include: developing new ideas and approaches to using digital badges, sharing information about badging projects, research, and platforms, and providing networking opportunities for members.
As of August 2017, the DBIG had 268 members. Interest Group composition includes a convener and incoming convener.
The Digital Badges Interest Group was established by the ACRL Board of Directors at the 2014 Annual Conference.
Join an Interest Group
Join the Digital Badges Interest Group through your ALA membership record, and participate through the interest group's ALA Connect space and the ACRL listserv. If you have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for discussion topics or events, please contact the conveners.
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