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Minitex News articles tagged with "#Media Literacy" (3):

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Media Landscapes campaign launches

Mar 9, 2021

We are excited to announce the launch of a year-long campaign to support libraries as they grapple with today's fractured and challenging media landscape.
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Misinformation, Disinformation, Malinformation: What's the difference?

Feb 11, 2021

Lately, I've been attending a series of webinars on Information Literacy and the most recent was Media Literacy for Adults: Misinformation and Disinformation, presented by Nicole Cook, Associate Professor at the University of South Carolina. Her research and teaching interests include human information behavior (particularly in an online context) and she has published Fake News and Alternative Facts: Information Literacy in a Post-Truth Era, which some of you may have read.
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What is media literacy and why is it important?

Jan 14, 2021

In the library, education, and information world, we hear the term 'media literacy' again and again. So what is it exactly? How can we be sure we are media literate? I recently attended an ALA webinar on 'media literacy' that helped to answer some of these questions.