Mission: In order to support WMU’s vision to be learner centered, discovery driven, and globally engaged, the University Libraries’ Information Literacy program seeks to foster information literacy for all students, faculty, and staff.
What is Information Literacy?
Information literacy is the set of integrated abilities encompassing:
To further the goal of developing information literacy in WMU students, WMU Libraries has developed a set of information literacy core competencies. They are a guide for faculty, staff, and students at WMU seeking to integrate information literacy into the university curriculum., and a tool to encourage and facilitate conversation.
Faculty may use the core competencies to: