IIL Organization

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Charge

The Institute for Information Literacy Executive Committee directs the work of the institute. It is charged: "To act as an oversight council for the Immersion Program; to review Immersion workshop applications; and to develop a plan for other activities under its responsibility."

Mission

The Institute for Information Literacy (I.I.L.) is dedicated to playing a leadership role in assisting individuals and institutions in integrating information literacy throughout the full spectrum of the educational process.

Goals

  • Prepare librarians to become effective teachers of information literacy programs
  • Support librarians and other educators and administrators in playing leadership roles in the development and implementation of information literacy programs
  • Forge new relationships throughout the educational community to work towards information literacy curriculum development
  • Offer opportunities for growth and development in the changing field of information literacy