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Digital Literacy - Online 

Digital Literacy goes by many names, and means different things to different people. This online course is about defining digital literacy in your own words, using tangible examples that are relevant to the people in your own community. Together, we will explore existing digital literacy frameworks, and dig deeper into categories like online privacy and security, online finance and business, communication, finding and evaluating information, online etiquette and more. Look at the big picture, then choose materials for a specific target audience. Personalize digital literacy!

Class starts on May 25, 2020, and all assignments must be completed by July 19, 2020.

This course is open only to Nebraska library staff. Registration is still open - contact Amanda Sweet to join the class in progress.

This is an online class. The course requirements are listed in the syllabus, and at the start of each course Module. This class is asynchronous so participants do not need to be online at a specified time. However, you will be asked to complete online forum discussions, submit planning worksheets, and complete projects in enough time to receive feedback from both your peers and the instructor each week.

This course works in conjunction with the Digital Literacy Guidebook so you do not need to download or bookmark all resource materials for future reference. They will be available for you online at any time. You can begin reviewing this Guidebook to get a head start, or begin after the start of course.

After registering, class participants will be sent information about accessing the class.

Class participants who are enrolled in the Nebraska Public Librarian Certification program, and who successfully complete this Digital Literacy Course will earn 2 CE credit hours.

*Note: This is not a Basic Skills Course and will not fulfill the Basic Skills requirements for Nebraska Librarian Certification.*  

Class Format
Date Time
5/25/2020 -   (Central Time)
No Charge
Amanda Sweet
CE Hours
Capacity Available Seats
40 37
Registration Starts Registration Ends
5/7/2020 5/25/2020
For Further Information Sponsor
Amanda Sweet
Nebraska Library Commission
Registration Closed