Policy Field: Education

Project Details: Information Literacy

  • The Ontario Library Association (OLA) is the oldest continually operating non-profit library association in Canada. They provide the chance for library staff and supporters to share experience and expertise while creating innovative solutions in a rapidly changing environment.

  • Their mission is to empower members within library and information service fields to build informed, participatory, and inclusive communities.

  • OLA’s advocacy approach focuses on demonstrating the value of libraries and influencing public policy.

  • PGI Consultants will participate in the production and presentation of a series of deliverables ( primary research design and data collection, OLA Conference Presentation and White Paper) researching the impacts of school libraries on information literacy (IL) skills and K-12 student competencies.