Mission of Carroll Community College: "a vibrant, learner-centered community, . . . engages students as active learners, prepares them for an increasingly diverse and changing world, and encourages their lifelong learning."
Vision: . . . "embraces student learning as its primary and defining mission, encourages students to be full and active partners in learning, . . ."
Definitions below from: The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th edition, 2011
"Knowledge or facts learned, especially about a certain subject or event."
"The act of informing or the condition of being informed; communication of knowledge."
"The state or fact of knowing."
"Familiarity, awareness, or understanding gained through experience or study."
"The sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned."
From the University of Washington Libraries
Traces media coverage of the Japanese tsunami over time to illustrate the information cycle
Created by the Digital Literacy Unit of the University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"A belief or conclusion held with confidence but not substantiated by positive knowledge or proof."
"A judgment based on special knowledge and given by an expert."
"A judgment or estimation of the merit of a person or thing."