Information literacy is the set of integrated abilities encompassing the reflective discovery of information, the understanding of how information is produced and valued, and the use of information in creating new knowledge and participating ethically in communities of learning.
An earlier definition:
The skills to recognize when information is needed and have the ability to locate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information."
American Library Association (2006)
WHAT IS DIGITAL LITERACY?
Deakin University’s Graduate Learning Outcome 3 (DU GLO3) defines digital literacy as using technologies to find, use and disseminate information.
Owen, S., Hagel, P., Lingham, B., & Tyson, D. (2016). Digital literacy. Retrieved from http://dro.deakin.edu.au/view/DU:30082926