Research on the Contemporary College Students’ Information Literacy

  • Zhong Wenjuan
  • Wang Jing
  • Wang Mei
  • Guan Yanwen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 269)


Objective In order to learn about the current situation of information literacy of the college students in China. Methods we take the random sampling method and carry out questionnaire survey in certain groups of students in Nanyang Normal College. This study will cover College students’ information awareness, information knowledge, information skills and information ethics. Result The contemporary college students have certain information literacy, but their ability needs to be improved urgently. Conclusion It is suggested to take appropriate measures to improve their information literacy according to the characteristics of the colleges students.


Information literacy College students Resolving measures 



The research is supported by the project of 12th five-year plan of educational science in Hubei Provice (No. 2011B327), Doctor’s research project of Wuhan Polytechnic University (09y036).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhong Wenjuan
    • 1
  • Wang Jing
    • 1
  • Wang Mei
    • 1
  • Guan Yanwen
    • 2
  1. 1.Health and Nursing College of Wuhan Polytechnic UniversityWuhanChina
  2. 2.Huazhong University of Science and TechnologyWuhanChina

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