Project Information Literacy: A large-scale study about early adults and their research habits. Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education. NOTE: While the Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education are currently in force, during 2013-14, an ACRL task force is extensively revising them.
Read more and listen to recordings from open forums held Fall 2013 and Spring 2014. These standards were reviewed by the ACRL Standards Committee and approved by the Board of Directors of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) on January 18, 2000, at the Midwinter Meeting of the American Library Association in San Antonio, Texas. These standards were also endorsed by the American Association for Higher Education (October 1999) and the Council of Independent Colleges (February 2004). A PDF of this document is available. Information Literacy -professional resources. Units.sla.org/division/ded/educationlibraries/34-2.pdf.