InformAll has completed a report for Knowledge Exchange (KE) on the evolving landscape of Federated Research Data Infrastructures (FRDIs) in the six KE member countries: the UK, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Denmark and Finland. The report, including a series of conclusions, addresses questions such as, which are the main drivers for federating research data infrastructures […]
CILIP and the Information Literacy Group have launched a neat and nifty infographic on making informed political decisions, as part of the #FactsMatter initiative. This is intended to help with making informed choices, combating misinformation and supporting evidence-based voting in the UK General Election, on 8 June 2017. To be shared widely!
In January 2017, the House of Commons Select Committee on Culture, Media and Sport launched an inquiry into fake news. InformAll, in collaboration with the CILIP Information Literacy Group, submitted a response in March. Not only is this inquiry timely, but it is directly relevant to information literacy. Indeed, one of the questions posed by […]
InformAll is contributing to a webinar, on 8 February 2017, on the relevance of information know-how in the context of employment and employability. Information literacy is inherent to many factors – ranging from teamworking to problem-solving to business awareness – that are critical to the success of enterprises, whether in the commercial, public or not-for-profit […]
On behalf of Knowledge Exchange (KE), InformAll has produced a report on approaches to research data management (RDM) training undertaken by universities and infrastructure providers. This work has helped to reinforce InformAll’s interest in skills and competences associated with research data – an important component of information literacy. In today’s changing research environment, there is […]
In February 2016, the Tinder Foundation and CILIP’s Information Literacy Group organised two TeachMeet events to explore, with professionals from the public, academic and further education library sectors, how digital literacy contributes to address the challenge of digital inclusion. The report from the two meetings, which attracted around 40 participants each in London and Leeds, […]