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Library Instruction & Research Support

This is a guide for faculty that provides resources and information related to information literacy that applies transfer and threshold concept scholarship, using the 2015 ACRL IL Framework.

More about Threshold Concepts

Beilin, Ian. "Beyond the Threshold: Conformity, Resistance, and the ACRL Information Literacy Framework for Higher Education." (Feb. 25, 2015)

Elmborg, James K. “Critical Information Literacy.” Journal of Academic Librarianship 32.3 (2006): 192-199.

Purdy, James. “Liminal Spaces and Research Identity: The Construction of Introductory Composition Students as Researchers.” Pedagogy 13.1 (Winter 2013), 9-41.

Townsend, Lori, Korey Brunetti and Amy Hofer. "Threshold Concepts and Information Literacy." portal: LIbraries and the Academy." portal: Liraries and the Academy 11.3 (July 2011), 853-869.