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Information Technology Literacy: Examples from Academia in Chile and Hawaii [chapter]

Luz M. Quiroga, Gladys Matus, Martha Crosby, Elizabeth Loyola
Education for the 21st Century — Impact of ICT and Digital Resources  
The first one, in Chile, is part of an Ibero-American initiative, ALFIN (ALFabetizacion en INformacion). The second one, in Hawaii, is part of a nationwide program in  ...  This research describes the challenging task of identifying new required competencies and responding with new ITL programs in two different regions.  ...  Information literacy in Hawaii and Chile Hawaii adheres to a set of national standards.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-34731-8_51 dblp:conf/ifip3/QuirogaMCL06 fatcat:k4jmcixkfvegxmfrjjehlxnnoe

Information and Communications Technologies for Sustainable Development Goals: State-of-the-Art, Needs and Perspectives [article]

Jinsong Wu, Song Guo, Huawei Huang, William Liu, Yong Xiang
2018 arXiv   pre-print
The goal of this paper is to discover the correlations among SDGs and information and communications technologies (ICTs).  ...  This paper discusses the roles and opportunities that ICTs play in pursuing the SDGs.  ...  both academia and industries.  ... 
arXiv:1802.09345v2 fatcat:gqjhu7m3qrejveq5ccskcjenxe

'Parallel Worlds' - Clusters for a Theory of Concepts of Communications: Historical Intercultural and Cultural Comparative Studies of Perspectives of National and Transnational Conditions, Values, Concepts, and Terms of 'Communication' - 'Orality' - 'Literacy' - 'Rhetoric' - 'Media'

Fee-Alexandra Haase
2008 Social Science Research Network  
In Chile and in Mexico computer technology is applied to establish information networks to provide entertainment and business information.  ...  Decentralization processes result from the systematic availability of new information and management technologies. The use of new technologies favours the task of governance for a society.  ...  on information, feelings, etc. and the message itself.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1227842 fatcat:4sffl3hstvc6ba6z5sufjopg6u

Reshaping teaching and learning with 3D printing technologies

Michael A. Kolitsky
2014 e-mentor  
Overview The American Library Association's Digital Literacy Task Force defines digital literacy as the ability to use information and communication technology to find, evaluate, create, and communicate  ...  is being offset through professional development or informal learning, but we are far from seeing digital media literacy as a norm.  ...  In late 2014, intelligent solutions company Nuance Communications will launch an intelligent virtual assistant named Florence that understands clinical language and can take directives from doctors as  ... 
doi:10.15219/em56.1130 fatcat:cheqn6zb2zavno7a4ts4dmzkqu

Examining a model of scholarship for social justice

Budi Waluyo, Sothy Eng, Alexander W Wiseman
2019 Research in Comparative and International Education  
The answers varied among fellows, from the common answers, such as knowing it from a friend and newspaper, to the unusual one, for example, finding the information in the police station.  ...  Three set of capabilities were evaluated by IFP fellows, including literacy, learning disposition, and science and technology.  ... 
doi:10.1177/1745499919846013 fatcat:p7sbzchsqzfd7jux4pvary4sbe

Korean as a transitional literacy : language education, curricularization, and the vernacular-cosmopolitan interface in early modern Korea, 1895-1925 [article]

Daniel Oliver Pieper
2017
Sinitic (hanmun) to Sino-Korean Mixed Script (kukhanmun) combined to lay the foundations for a shift from semi-literacy in Korean to literacy in Japanese, with Korean acting as a transitional literacy  ...  The convergence of the above processes with the political will engendered in education policy during a period of instability and flux in the orthographical development of Korean from that encoded in Literary  ...  instead that Mori was calling for a co-official place for English and Japanese and ultimately desired the reform of Japanese to meet the tasks of the modern age.  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0343491 fatcat:5okbwhgpirewvepsi47can27wq

Educational change, inertia and potential futures

Jón Torfi Jónasson
2016 European Journal of Futures Research  
From these will stem huge challenges in all spheres of life.  ...  These demand changes in education, not necessarily in the system or how it operates, but perhaps in its aims, and most certainly in its content.  ...  accepted skills, in particular literacy and numeracy.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s40309-016-0087-z fatcat:mq6x4l3ot5dpbfpts2jhagz5my

Anywhere at Anytime Internet: Google Loon Balloons

Sheba Jiju George, K. R. Remesh Babu
2015 Journal of Network and Information Security  
Google implemented Loon project in New Zealand in June 2013 as a pilot experiment and now improvements are being made in Loon technology based on the pilot test results.  ...  Loon Balloons, the network of balloons which provides Internet for people in rural and remote area, is a recent project undertaken by Google.  ...  They generously granted me the freedom to work on the topic of my choice while inspiring me by their example of academic work that matters in-and outside of academia.  ... 
doi:10.21863/jnis/2015.3.1.004 fatcat:mnuojdd4dra7rhweawn45u6bwa

Finance and Development, March 2017

International Monetary Fund.
2017 Finance & Development  
This article is based on the IMF Staff Discussion GDP's shortcomings have become especially obvious in its failure to account for inequality.  ...  it comes to diffusing information and technology advances in market services.  ...  Weaker investment in information and communication technology were a contributing factor.  ... 
doi:10.5089/9781475577150.022 fatcat:tjwhvf43nvcirpnbqpo6ntzwhi

A Gathering for Planned Givers

Donna L. Russell
2004 GSA Today  
"Our members include professional women and men from industry, government, museums, and academia; students from a cross section of colleges and universities; retirees; and others interested in supporting  ...  innovation, offering students a rich heritage along with the latest in instructional and research technology.  ...  She can distinguish "early" from "lower" and "basalt" from "basite." Clarity and consistency are her goals. www.wordrite.com.  ... 
doi:10.1130/1052-5173(2004)014<0032:agfpg>2.0.co;2 fatcat:n437zbwi2rfwli6u36gaumxzn4

Special Libraries, April 1970 Special Libraries Association Part of the Cataloging and Metadata Commons, Collection Development and Management Commons, Information Literacy Commons, and the Scholarly Communication Commons Spearheads Soviet research in information theory and data transmission ~ N F ~ R M A T ~ ~ H TRANSMISSION

Problemy Peredachi, Faraday Advisory, M Levison
1970 Special Libraries   unpublished
Acknowledgements This research was supported by funds from U.S. Public Health Service Grant No. 5T0 1 -Lm00106-02. Literature Cited  ...  An all day tutorial session on "Laser Technology" was planned to provide information in new areas of scientific progress. T h e speakers were from both industrial and academic institutions.  ...  Speakers and panelists-in their roles as "Technological GatekeepersM-discussed how they obtain and use information in their own research activities.  ... 
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From The Co-Editor

David A. Ethridge
1989 Occupational Therapy in Health Care  
In fact, like many other examples of new technology, the Internet may be used in very different, unexpected ways than people had first envisioned it, and the new ways may be, in fact, more exciting and  ...  The College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, the Hawaii Department of Agriculture, and the Hawaii Farm Bureau Federation have teamed up to find ways to quickly disseminate the most recent information  ...  For more information:  ... 
doi:10.1080/j003v06n02_02 pmid:23941477 fatcat:vx6rknbfxzh77i2umso5vt5c2i

Determining Indicators of Mountain Destination Development

Kir Kuščer
2014 Tourism Analysis  
This texture in Tehran is three percent from the whole as 25 hector of Tehran city.  ...  It is hoped that the information and analysis contained in this document serve as a stimulus for discussion and development of public policies and projects and activities in the private sector, to contribute  ...  We target at the Chinese tourists who travel to Macau and HK. All interviewers are university undergraduates, who are well-trained and briefed in 2 briefing sessions.  ... 
doi:10.3727/108354214x14090817031071 fatcat:ftuvqv2wjzhfraword4nvnb2na

Technology Ethics in Action: Critical and Interdisciplinary Perspectives [article]

Ben Green
2022 arXiv   pre-print
Rather than starting from philosophical theories, the authors in this issue orient their articles around the real-world discourses and impacts of tech ethics--i.e., tech ethics in action.  ...  In response to concerns about the social harms associated with digital technologies, many individuals and institutions have articulated the need for a greater emphasis on ethics in digital technology.  ...  Green Acknowledgment This material is based on work undertaken at the Digital Life Initiative, supported in part by Microsoft.  ... 
arXiv:2202.01351v2 fatcat:jxsghelw3nav5dy7oiodllge2a

COVID 19 Island Insights Series Final Report [article]

Laurie Brinklow, James Ellsmoor, James Randall, Manon Rouby, Giulia Sajeva, Aditi Shetye, Francesco Sindico
2021 Zenodo  
For example, the number of visitors dropped from 106,000 in 2019 to 33,836 in 2020.  ...  Growth in a technology sector, especially ocean technology, continues to be a strong driver of innovation in the province.  ...  4 Retrieved March 02, 2021 from https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/information/health-and-wellness/peicovid-19-case-data 5 Retrieved September 9, 2020 from https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/news  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5856341 fatcat:gyntir53pzccvf6tt4bxahkcnu
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