Areas of expertise: digital literacy, information
literacy, information behavior, information practice
Heidi Julien, PhD, has research expertise in digital literacy
(the skill set needed to access, evaluate, use and create digital
information), with an emphasis on training for digital literacy.
She also does research into information behavior and information
practices, i.e., the ways in which people think about, search for,
evaluate, interact with, manage and use information. She is
interested in digital literacy and information behavior in
academic, workplace and everyday life contexts.
Heidi Julien, PhD
Professor and Chair of Library and Information Studies
Graduate School of Education