Alison Head

Project Information Literacy

Project Information Literacy

4760 Montecito Ave.

Santa Rosa, CA CA 95404

United States

http://projectinfolit.org

Harvard University - Harvard Graduate School of Education

456 Gutman Library

6 appian way

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

MetaLAB at Harvard

Senior Researcher

23 Everett Street

Cambridge, MA 012138

United States

http://alison_head@gse.harvard.edu

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

How Today's College Students Use Wikipedia for Course-Related Research

First Monday, Vol. 15, No. 3, March 1, 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Alison Head and Michael Eisenberg
Project Information Literacy and University of Washington - The Information School
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college students, information-seeking behavior, college readiness, research, Wikipedia, wikis, lifelong learning

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Learning the Ropes: How Freshmen Conduct Course Research Once They Enter College

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Dec 2013
Alison Head
Project Information Literacy
Downloads 1,040 (22,671)
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information literacy, college students, college readiness

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Lessons Learned: How College Students Seek Information in the Digital Age

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Alison Head and Michael Eisenberg
Project Information Literacy and University of Washington - The Information School
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college students, information-seeking behavior, information literacy, college readiness, lifelong learning

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Truth Be Told: How College Students Evaluate and Use Information in the Digital Age

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Alison Head and Michael Eisenberg
Project Information Literacy and University of Washington - The Information School
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college students, information-seeking behavior, information literacy, lifelong learning

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Project Information Literacy: What Can Be Learned About the Information-Seeking Behavior of Today's College Students?

Invited Paper, Association of College and Research Librarians Conference, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Alison Head
Project Information Literacy
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College students, information-seeking behavior, information literacy, college readiness, lifelong learning

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Learning Curve: How College Graduates Solve Information Problems Once They Join the Workplace

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Oct 2012
Alison Head
Project Information Literacy
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information literacy, college preparedness, lifelong learning, workplace information literacy

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academic libraries, learning spaces, architecture, design

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How College Students Use the Web to Conduct Everyday Life Research

First Monday, Vol. 16, No. 4, April 4, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Alison Head and Michael Eisenberg
Project Information Literacy and University of Washington - The Information School
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Staying Smart: How Today's Graduates Continue to Learn Once They Complete College

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 09 Jan 2016
Alison Head
Project Information Literacy
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lifelong learning, college students, information literacy, civic engagement, everyday life research

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Balancing Act: How College Students Manage Technology While in the Library During Crunch Time

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Alison Head and Michael Eisenberg
Project Information Literacy and University of Washington - The Information School
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media multitasking, technology usage, college students, Information literacy, libraries, time management

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Assigning Inquiry: How Handouts for Research Assignments Guide Today's College Students

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Alison Head and Michael Eisenberg
Project Information Literacy and University of Washington - The Information School
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College students, information-seeking behavior, information literacy, research methods

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Project Information Literacy's Research Summary: Lifelong Learning Study, Phase Two and the Online Survey

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 04 Mar 2015
Alison Head
Project Information Literacy
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lifelong learning, college graduates, learning outcomes, online learning, information literacy

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How Students Engage with News: Five Takeaways for Educators, Journalists, and Librarians

Project Information Literacy Research Institute, 2018
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Jan 2020
Project Information Literacy, Northeastern University, Wellesley College, Project Information Literacy and Northeastern University
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Project Information Literacy's Lifelong Learning Study, Phase One: Interviews with Recent Graduates Research Brief

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Aug 2014
Alison Head
Project Information Literacy
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college students, information literacy, lifelong learning, Project Information Literacy