Friday, March 16, 2007

Free information literacy event in Sheffield

Free Info Literacy research event, 30 March 2007

**Please reply to if you wish to attend **

The Department of Information Studies, University of Sheffield, is
holding a free half-day event on information literacy research,
featuring speakers from the Department plus a visiting speaker: Dr
Christine Bruce, Associate Professor, Faculty of Information
Technology, Queensland University of Technology, Australia.

Friday 30th March 2007. Registration from 1.15, programme starts at
1.40 and ends at 4.15.

Regent Court, Portobello Street, University of Sheffield

Programme consists of: Introduction ( Professor Sheila Corrall,
University of Sheffield); Guest keynote: Information literacy: models
from research (Dr Christine Bruce); Information Literacy research in
the Department of Information Studies, and the UK research agenda (
Sheila Webber and Nigel Ford); Conceptions of information literacy of
UK Chemistry and English academics (Sheila Webber, University of
Sheffield, and Bill Johnston, University of Strathclyde); Mining of
search activity data to support information literacy (Professor Nigel
Ford and Dr Andrew Madden, University of Sheffield, reporting from a
project investigating search behaviour of members of the public).
There will be opportunities for questions and discussion.

**How much

**How to register
Email Ms Phussadee Dokphrom at

**More information at: