Young People’s Information-seeking in School - A Breeding Ground for Digital Inequality?
2012 (English)In: Nordic Journal of Digital Literacy, ISSN 1891-943X, Vol. 7, no 2, 117-131 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
This article describes and discusses the digital and information skills of Swedish youth in relation to educational goalsand e-society participation, following pioneering research done by van Dijk, Buckingham, and Enochsson on thissubject. By the findings from a questionnaire and interviews, a diversified picture of information skills and attitudestoward being a part of the e-society emerge — a picture that supports the idea that the school could contribute to theestablishment of digital inequalities among the students.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Oslo: Universitetsforlaget, 2012. Vol. 7, no 2, 117-131 p.
Digital skills, Information-seeking, Digital inequality
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:hj:diva-18429OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hj-18429DiVA: diva2:533186