1. Information Literacy in West Virginia - a Survey

This survey represents an initial effort to gauge interest in information literacy in all types of libraries in West Virginia. Please help us by responding to the following questions. Survey results will be presented September 30 at 2:00 pm at the 2009 WVLA Annual Conference in Showshoe, West Virginia.

Survey facilitators:
*Carroll Wetzel Wilkinson, Director of Instruction and Information Literacy, WVU Libraries
*Jennifer Sias, Director of Research, Information Literacy and Instructional Services, Marshall University Libraries

* 1. I work at this kind of library:

* 2. In your opinion, what is the difference between library instruction and information literacy?

* 3. Describe information literacy efforts on your campus/school/library:

* 4. What barriers do you face in promoting information literacy?

* 5. What might you have to “give up” in order to promote information literacy?

* 6. What assistance/support from the following would be helpful to you to promote information literacy more effectively?
• Your library – colleagues, administration, other
• Your institution/campus/school/library board/other
• A potential statewide Information Literacy community

* 7. Any other comments, questions or concerns related to information literacy?