Web Resource Collection: "Financial Literacy: A Primer for Librarians, Educators, and Researchers"
Financial Literacy: A Primer for Librarians, Educators, and Researchers
C&RL News (February 2012; 73.2)
From the Introduction
This collection of Internet resources is organized by audience in the higher education community. Sources were selected using standard Web site evaluation criteria, with special consideration given to currency and objectivity. Resources are free of charge unless noted otherwise and are provided by trusted private, public, governmental, and commercial entities working collaboratively in a consortial program.
Empowered with authoritative resources, librarians, educators, and advocates are positioned to play an important role in the advancement of financial education. Building a solid foundation in financial literacy not only benefits an individual’s quality of life, but also contributes to a nation’s stability in the global economy.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.