You are here

Digital Literacy Resources

A destination for practitioners in service-oriented organizations—such as libraries, schools, community centers, community colleges, and workforce training centers to find digital literacy content. The resources can be found by subject area, community, by skill topic, and learning level.

Sort by: Rating | Alphabetical | Contributor

National Cancer Institute Logo

Cancer Risk: Understanding the Puzzle


Contributed by: National Cancer Institute, Contributed by: National Institutes of Health
Link: http://understandingrisk.cancer.gov/
0
No votes yet

Interactive site on cancer risk

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine Logo

Things to Know about Evaluating Medical Resources on the Web


Contributed by: National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Link: http://nccam.nih.gov/health/webresources
3
Average: 3 (3 votes)

This short guide contains questions to consider when searching for health information online.

ca.gov logo

Adult Learning Activities


Contributed by: California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF)
Link: http://www.cdlponline.org/
4
Average: 4 (1 vote)

California Distance Learning Project initiative to help expand learner access to adult basic education services in California.

California's ICT Leadership Council Action Plan Report logo

California's ICT Leadership Council Action Plan Report


Contributed by: California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF)
Link: http://www.cio.ca.gov/Government/Publications/pdf/...
0
No votes yet

Outlines a pathway/roadmap to digital literacy for the state of California.

California Emerging Technology Fund Logo

California's ICT Leadership Council Action Plan Report


Contributed by: California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF), Contributed by: State of California
Link: http://www.cio.ca.gov/Government/Publications/pdf/...
0
No votes yet

Outlines a pathway/roadmap to digital literacy for the state of California.

California Emerging Technology Fund Logo

Empowernet California


Contributed by: California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF), Contributed by: State of California
Link: http://empowernetcalifornia.org/
0
No votes yet

Funded by the California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF), Empowernet offers training programs and best practices that are being utilized throughout California.

get connected logo

Get Connected!


Contributed by: California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF), Contributed by: State of California
Link: http://www.getconnectedtoday.com/
0
No votes yet

Get Connected! is a comprehensive statewide public awareness program to raise awareness about the economic and social benefits of broadband connectivity. The program aims to break down barriers and address misperceptions that perpetuate the Digital Divide that currently exists in California.

California Emerging Technology Fund logo

Grant Making and Program Design Best Practices


Contributed by: California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF), Contributed by: State of California
Link: http://www.cetfund.org/resources/bestpractices
0
No votes yet

A set of best practices for grant making and program design for a comprehensive set of issues. While these resources were created in 2007, these resources are still current.

California Emerging Technology Fund logo

School2Home


Contributed by: California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF)
Link: http://www.cetfund.org/files/S2H_Busplan_Final_Oct...
0
No votes yet

Educator resource which is a business plan for how to address the digital divide in the classroom. Provides a blueprint for launching, implementing and financing a multi-year initiative designed to reach students in low-performing middle schools in California.

California Emerging Technology Fund Logo

School2Home


Contributed by: California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF), Contributed by: State of California
Link: http://www.cetfund.org/files/S2H_Busplan_Final_Oct...
0
No votes yet

Educator resource which is a business plan for how to address the digital divide in the classroom. Provides a blueprint for launching, implementing and financing a multi-year initiative designed to reach students in low-performing middle schools in California.

National Human Genome Research Institute Logo

Finding Reliable Health Information Online


Contributed by: National Human Genome Research Institute
Link: http://www.genome.gov/11008303
0
No votes yet

How to find reliable health information online.

American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) logo

American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE)


Contributed by: American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AACE)
Link: http://www.aaace.org/mc/page.do?sitePageId=66232&o...
0
No votes yet

The mission AACE is to provide leadership for the field of adult and continuing education by expanding opportunities for adult growth and development.

Learning Round Table logo

Learning Round Table


Contributed by: Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
Link: http://alalearning.org/2010/04/06/digital-literacy...
0
No votes yet

ALA's Learning Wiki

Association of College and Research Libraries and Information on Digital Litlogo

Association of College and Research Libraries Information Literacy Website


Contributed by: American Library Association (ALA)
Link: http://acrl.libguides.com/slilc/home
4
Average: 4 (2 votes)

Resources and tools on literacy in an online format.

American Library Association (ALA) logo

Public Library Funding and Technology Access Study


Contributed by: American Library Association (ALA)
Link: http://www.ala.org/research/sites/ala.org.research...
0
No votes yet

This study provides an annual "state of the library" report on the technology resources brokered by libraries and the funding that enables free public access to these resources.

Literacy Information and Communicaiton System Logo

Emerging Technologies in Adult Literacy Education


Contributed by: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE)
Link: http://lincs.ed.gov/publications/pdf/technology_pa...
0
No votes yet

This paper describes the potential contribution of emerging technologies to adult literacy and language education and the opportunities and challenges involved in incorporating these technologies into adult education programs.

Literacy Information and Communicaiton System Logo

Literacy Information and Communication System


Contributed by: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE)
Link: http://lincs.ed.gov
0
No votes yet

The Literacy Information and Communication System, commonly referred to as LINCS, is a national dissemination, resource gathering, and professional development system providing information on a wide variety of literacy relevant topics, issues, and resources.

National Institute on Aging Logo

Helping Older Adults Search for Health Information: A Toolkit for Trainers


Contributed by: National Institute on Aging, Contributed by: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Link: http://nihseniorhealth.gov/toolkit/toolkit.html
0
No votes yet

Resource developed by the National Institute on Aging. Use these free, easy-to-use training materials to help older adults find reliable, up-to-date online health information on their own.

National Institute on Aging Logo

Online Health Information: Can You Trust It?


Contributed by: National Institute on Aging, Contributed by: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Link: http://www.nia.nih.gov/health/publication/online-h...
0
No votes yet

Guide to finding reliable information online for older adults.

National Cancer Institute Logo

Cancer Risk: Understanding the Puzzle


Contributed by: National Cancer Institute, Contributed by: National Institutes of Health
Link: http://understandingrisk.cancer.gov/
0
No votes yet

Interactive site on cancer risk

Pages