The International Literacy and Reading Blog is an informal and interactive exchange on issues surrounding libraries, literacy and reading across the world. It is coordinated by the Literacy and Reading Section of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. Please submit information to the blog editor Dr. Lesley Farmer (Lesley.Farmer@csulb.edu).
the ability to read, write, speak, and listen effectively – is the door to learning, both in school and in life. To experience literature, embrace history, engage in research, or understand the principles of the universe, we must first be literate.