Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa
Te Rau Herenga O Aotearoa

Library Intelligence

About

Library Intelligence was launched in 2015 with the goal of making it easier for New Zealand library staff to learn real world library skills.
 
With Library Intelligence learning is packaged into self-paced online courses teaching practical library skills most of which can be completed in just 60 minutes. There’s no need to take staff out of the library and as an added bonus library staff come away with a one-page blueprint to enable them to easily apply their learning to their job.

 

BETTER BOOKMARKS

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: This course introduces the concept of social bookmarking as a better way to bookmark web content and uses Diigo to illustrate how social bookmarking works. Focuses on the Cognitive digital literacy element.

Relevant BoKs: 2, 4, 5, 8

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/better-bookmarks/

 

COMMUNICATING ONLINE: BLOGS

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: Learners are guided through the course using the one-page Blog Blueprint to sketch a blog post.  Focuses on the Communicative digital literacy element.

Relevant BoKs: 2, 3, 8

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/communicating-online-blogs/

 

CURATING MĀORI RESOURCES

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 120 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: This course introduces the concept of digital or online content curation and applies it to the everyday work of library and information professionals using Māori resources as an example. Focuses on the Creative digital literacy element.

Relevant BoKs: 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 11

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/creative-digital-literacy/

 

DESIGN YOUR OWN PLE

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: Build confidence in digital environments by managing your own learning in digital spaces. Focuses on the Confident digital literacy element.

Relevant BoKs: 1, 2, 4, 5

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/confident-digital-literacy/

 

DIGITAL RIGHTS & RESPONSIBILITIES

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: This course recognises that just as a citizen in a democratic society understands they have the right to freedom of opinion and expression and the responsibility to be respectful to others while doing so, a responsible digital citizen must also be aware of their rights and responsibilities online. Focuses on the Civic digital literacy element.

Relevant BoKs: 1, 2

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/civic-digital-literacy/

 

FINDING GREAT IMAGES FOR REUSE

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: Improve your knowledge of Creative Commons licences to find great images suitable to reuse and remix. Focuses on the Constructive digital literacy element.

Relevant BoKs: 1, 2, 4

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/constructive-digital-literacy/

 

MANAGE YOUR DIGITAL FOOTPRINT

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: Understanding what information about you may be available online, how it is created and stored, and what you can do to control it is fundamental to being able to confidently participate online. Focuses on the Cultural element of digital literacy.

Relevant BoKs: 1, 4, 8

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/cultural-digital-literacy/

 

ONE PAGE PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: This course recognises that library staff don’t need all the project management bells and whistles to  complete everyday projects. Learn how to capture the most important aspects of your project to get started and feel like you are making progress. It’s a simple plan of action on just one page.

Relevant BoKs: 9

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/one-page-project-management-for-librarians-new/

 

THE SEARCH ENGINE CRAP TEST

Cost: $99.00

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Description: This course applies the CRAP detection test, a model commonly used to evaluate website information, as a means for thinking critically about search engines. Focuses on the Cultural element of digital literacy.

Relevant BoKs: 2, 4

Target Audience: Public library staff

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/critical-digital-literacy/

 

TEST YOUR DIGITAL LITERACY FLUENCY

Cost: FREE

Duration: 60 minutes

Delivery Method: Online at your own pace

Assess your digital literacy capabilities against library-related competencies. Asks 24 questions covering topics such as social bookmarking, digital communication, Creative Commons, online content curation, personal learning environments, online safety, digital rights and critical thinking.

Relevant BoKs: 4

Target Audience: All sectors

Further Information: http://libraryintelligence.co.nz/shop/how-fluent-are-you/

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