Office of Research

Project Information Literacy


Project Information Literacy is an ongoing, national study about early adults and their information-seeking behaviors, competencies, and the challenges they face when conducting research for course work and in their daily lives in the digital age.

Funding Information:

ProQuest, 2008-2009.
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation (General Division) 2009-2011.

Reporting Structure:

Dr. Head and Dr. Michael Eisenberg are Co-Directors and Co-Principal Investigators. Alison Head is also the Lead Researcher and day-to-day administrator of PIL.

Center Details

Directors: Head, Alison
Eisenberg, Michael
Location: The Information School, Mary Gates Hall, Ste 370, Seattle, WA 98195-2840
Year Started: 2008
Administering College/School: Information School 
Faculty Involvement: 2