Items tagged "information literacy"

Navigating Information Fatigue

The COVID-19 pandemic has further increased our reliance on social media and the Internet for information. This development, combined with underlying political partisanship, has created a breeding ground for disinformation, conspiracy theories, and information overload. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh has long provided resources for the best-quality information in the service of the public in Pittsburgh […]

Navigating Information Fatigue: 3-Part Series

NOTE: This event is sold out. Please email Jessica Bayless (baylessj@carnegielibrary.org) for a link to the on-demand recorded webinars, which will be available the following day they take place. The COVID-19 pandemic has further increased our reliance on social media and the Internet for information. This development, combined with underlying political partisanship, has created a […]

Databases for Young Researchers

Information literacy is becoming an increasingly important topic among students immersed in the digital age. While information becomes more widely available online, it has become increasingly difficult to not only find the right information but also accurate information, especially for school work. The research process and locating credible information sources are becoming pivotal components of […]