Vol. 3 No. 2 (2018)
Columns

Visual Literacy, News Literacy, and the Fight Against Misinformation

Dana Statton Thompson
Murray State University
Published November 22, 2018
Keywords
  • misinformation, news literacy, visual literacy, critical evaluation, fake news
How to Cite
Statton Thompson, D. (2018). Visual Literacy, News Literacy, and the Fight Against Misinformation. Journal of New Librarianship, 3(2), 381-386. https://doi.org/10.21173/newlibs/5/22

Abstract

This column explores the ways in which the new generation of librarians can position themselves at the front lines of the misinformation and “fake news” crisis by incorporating visual literacy and news literacy into information literacy lessons.