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Information Literacy in Everyday Life

6th European Conference, ECIL 2018, Oulu, Finland, September 24–27, 2018, Revised Selected Papers

  • Serap Kurbanoğlu
  • Sonja Špiranec
  • Yurdagül Ünal
  • Joumana Boustany
  • Maija Leena Huotari
  • Esther Grassian
  • Diane Mizrachi
  • Loriene Roy
Conference proceedings ECIL 2018

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 989)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XX
  2. Information Literacy in Different Contexts of Everyday Life

  3. Information Literacy, Active Citizenship and Community Engagement

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Helena Lipkova, Tomas Diviak, Adela Jarolimkova, Barbora Drobikova, Hana Landova
      Pages 83-93
  4. Information Literacy, Health and Well-Being

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Isto Huvila, Noora Hirvonen, Heidi Enwald, Rose-Mharie Åhlfeldt
      Pages 136-143
    3. Noora Hirvonen, Tuula Nygård, Laura Palmgren-Neuvonen, Anna-Maija Huhta, Maija-Leena Huotari
      Pages 154-165
    4. Venkata Ratnadeep Suri, Shaheen Majid, Schubert Foo, Hannah Trinity Dumaual-Sibal, Yun-Ke Chang
      Pages 166-175

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed post-conference proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Information Literacy, ECIL 2018, held in Oulu, Finland, in September 2018.

The 58 revised papers included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 241 submissions. The papers cover a wide range of topics in the field of information literacy and focus on information literacy in everyday life. They are organized in the following topical sections: information literacy in different contexts of everyday life; information literacy, active citizenship and community engagement; information literacy, health and well-being; workplace information literacy and employability; information literacy research and information literacy in theoretical context; information seeking and information behavior; information literacy for different groups in different cultures and countries; information literacy for different groups in different cultures and countries; information literacy instruction; information literacy and aspects of education; data literacy and reserach data management; copyright literacy; information literacy and lifelong learning.


computer science curriculum data management digital libraries digital literacy e-learning systems higher education information management information technology internet search engines social networking social networks university World Wide Web

Editors and affiliations

  • Serap Kurbanoğlu
    • 1
  • Sonja Špiranec
    • 2
  • Yurdagül Ünal
    • 3
  • Joumana Boustany
    • 4
  • Maija Leena Huotari
    • 5
  • Esther Grassian
    • 6
  • Diane Mizrachi
    • 7
  • Loriene Roy
    • 8
  1. 1.Department of Information Management, Faculty of LettersHacettepe UniversityBeytepe, AnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Information and Communication Sciences, Faculty of Humanities and Social SciencesUniversity of ZagrebZagrebCroatia
  3. 3.Department of Information Management, Faculty of LettersHacettepe UniversityBeytepe, AnkaraTurkey
  4. 4.University of Paris-EstChamps-sur-MarneFrance
  5. 5.Department of Information and Communication Studies, Faculty of HumanitiesUniversity of OuluOuluFinland
  6. 6.Department of Information Studies University of California Los AngelesLos AngelesUSA
  7. 7.Charles E. Young Research LibraryUniversity of California Los AngelesLos AngelesUSA
  8. 8.School of InformationThe University of Texas at AustinAustinUSA

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