Library & Information Centre
University of Thessaly
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The abstracts (in both Greek and English), the full-text (in Greek with English abstracts) and the Power Point presentations (in Greek) of the papers presented at the symposium are presented below, according to the relative sessions programme. The abstracts volume that was distributed to the symposium delegates can also be downloaded as a pdf file.

Thursday December 11th
09:00-10:00 Registration
10:00-10:20 Welcome
  First session
10:20-10:40 Information Literacy and Higher Education in Greece: The case of Library and Information Center of University of Macedonia
Fotini Polymeraki [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
10:40-11:00 Library Instruction in Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Laftsidou Maria, Sarigiannidou Varvara, Zioga Christina, Chatzichristos Antonis, Kotsios Panagiotis, Xenidou - Dervou Claudine [abstract] [presentation]
11:00-11:20 Information literacy and user education in NTUA Central Library
Dionysis Kokkinos, Librarian, Eleni Papadatou, Nina Sisamaki [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
11:20-11:40 The relation between information literacy and user education: the case of Library & Information Centre of Harokopio University
Ifigenia Vardakosta [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
11:40-12:00 User education programs in Law Library and Classics Library of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Vasiliki Strakantouna, Argiro Frantzi [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
12:00-12:40 Coffee break
  Second session
12:40-13:00 Federated search and its role in the educational process: the case of Livesearch
Katerina Lenaki, Popi Papadaki, Giannis Kosmas [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
13:00-13:20 Information Literacy in Distance Learning: Fundamental Principles and Pedagogic Issues
Michalis Nikitakis, Pampouchidou Anastasia [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
13:20-13:40 "Orion": online information literacy tutorial
Ilias Nitsos, Aphrodite Malliari [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
13:40-14:00 Library user instruction programmes in the University of Thessaly
Ioannis Clapsopoulos, Marios Balatzaras, Agapi Polyzou [abstract] [presentation]
14:00-14:20 Questions / Discussion
14:20-15:20 Lunch break
  Third session
15:20-16:20 Planning and implementation of Information Literacy programmes in Greek Academic Institutions (current situation and future prospects) : Round Table
16:20-16:40 Information literacy as a vehicle for substantially interrelate academic libraries to educational process
Christina Kanaki [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
16:40-17:00 A survey of the academic staff of the N.T.U.A. for the library use and for information literacy
Foteini Efthymiou, Dimitrios Kouis, Spiliopanagiotis Zidropoulos [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
17:00-17:20 Subject gateway for Information Literacy in Higher Education: the case of the Spanish initiative e-COMS as an example of application
George Christodoulou [abstract] [presentation]
17:20-17:40 User education methods in American Universities
Panayotis Kotsios [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
17:40-18:00 Information literacy and the Greek reality: Ideas and questions stemming from two seminars organized by the Eugenides Foundation library
Hara Brindesi [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
18:00-18:30 Questions / Discussion
Friday December 12th
  Fourth session
10:00-10:20 The moral use of information in the environment of information literacy
Xristina Kyriakopoulou, Dimitris Politis, Maria Doukata [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
10:20-10:40 The development of information literacy skills in Greece: a research and theoretical approach
Stella Korobili, Aphrodite Malliari, George Christodoulou [abstract] [presentation]
10:40-11:00 Learning and teaching theories, instructional strategy and instructional design for information literacy programs: the University of Macedonia Library case
Kyriaki Balta [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
11:00-11:20 Information literacy in Greek academic libraries: examples and considerations from the University of Patras
Giannis Tsakonas [abstract] [full-text paper] [presentation]
11:20-11:40 Learning to teach: teaching tips for instruction librarians
Marios Balatzaras [abstract] [presentation]
11:40-12:00 Contemporary theories of learning and the role of libraries
Xristos Karageorgopoulos [abstract] [presentation]
12:00-12:40 Break
  Fifth session
12:40-14:10 National Information Literacy Strategy - Connection with Lifelong learning actions and the National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF) : Round Table
14:10-14:30 Conclusions and closing of the symposium



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