Featuring articles and self-help tools on topics including:
Interactive Activities Resources for Teachers and Librarians
 

 

Welcome to Digital Literacy


Library Journal's BEST NEW DATABASE!

Rosen Digital's new Digital Literacy database empowers 21st-century learners with the knowledge and skill set to safely and effectively navigate the digital world. Innovative interactive activities guide students to safely use real-world Web sites and software to create unique user-generated content including: podcasts, public service announcements, multimedia presentations, digital business plans, and dynamic articles. 

Database articles explore cyberbullying, digital etiquette, career information and preparedness, various digital platforms, and technology's biggest movers and shakers. Aligned to Common Core, AASL, and ISTE standards, Digital Literacy will give your students 21st-century skills and help them become savvy Digital Citizens!

 
 
 
 
 

Teachers and Librarians Are Saying...


**BEST NEW DATABASE** Library Journal's Best Databases 2013

"If ever there was an ideal product for the 21st-century student, this is it. ...the Ellis Island for today's middle and high school students and their teachers. A first-rate product."
School Library Journal

**STARRED REVIEW** "It's hard to judge which is more valuable here—the excellent article content or the impressive, practical hands-on activities...Highly recommended for school and public libraries."
—Booklist

"This is something that ALL schools must have. The content, topics, etc....is amazing. So relevant, extensive, hits all different levels. Everything we need and so much more is here."
—Shannon Miller, Technology Integrationist Specialist, Van Meter, IA


Database features include:

  • Articles aligned to Common Core, AASL, and ISTE standards
  • Interactive activities allow students to apply knowledge and create digital content
  • Lesson plans created by Michelle Luhtala, Library Department Chair, New Canaan HS, CT
  • User-friendly browse and comprehensive search make information easy to find
  • Instant translation offers articles in over 50 languages
  • Text-to-speech and optional text highlighting supports struggling readers and ELLs
  • Social bookmarking lets users share information with friends and family
  • Weekly quizzes and polls invite user interaction
  • iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and netbook compatible