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Museums, Libraries and 21st Century Skills


TitleMuseums, Libraries and 21st Century Skills
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2009
Refereed DesignationRefereed
Corporate AuthorInstitute of Museum and Library Services, Washington DC
Pages36
DateJuly 2009
PublisherInstitute of Museum and Library Services
Place PublishedWashington, DC
Keywordscommunity education, information literacy, libraries and education--United States, life skills--study and teaching, museums--educational aspects
Abstract

The report and accompanying self assessment tool underscore the critical role of our nation's museums and libraries in helping citizens build such 21st century skills as information, communications & technology literacy; critical thinking; problem solving; creativity; civic literacy; and global awareness.

URLhttp://www.imls21stcenturyskills.org
Citation Keybib-July 2009
Access DateAugust 2009