Information, Culture and Training: Three Essential Elements of Librarianship Task

Society’s urge for information and the consumption of large amounts of information is gettingstronger every day. For this reason, it is necessary to define the true scope and implementation ofinformation as a shaper of social culture. Below a series of personal conclusions derived from thereview of...

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Main Author: Ruíz Gómez, Adriana
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/eciencias/article/view/546
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/12516
Summary: Society’s urge for information and the consumption of large amounts of information is gettingstronger every day. For this reason, it is necessary to define the true scope and implementation ofinformation as a shaper of social culture. Below a series of personal conclusions derived from thereview of the literature seek to demonstrate the relevance of the direct involvement of libraries andinformation professionals in a information culture, which enables a significant achievement anddemonstrates the interdependence between the individual, society and, above all, the information.