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21st Century Literacies: Theses and Dissertations

This subject guide provides access to the Library's key resources covering aspects of literacies essential for the 21st century.

Tips

Dissertations are useful for identifying research opportunities.

Very useful for generating reading lists.

South African

Use the following resources to find completed research on various aspects of literacy. Most of these resources are in full-text format.  Use various keyword combinations relating to the topic, for example:

  • Metalitera*
  • Literacy AND 21st Century
  • Digital Literacy
  • Digital Citizens
  • Information AND Millennial
  • Media Literacy
  • Transliteracy
  • Information Literacy

International

Use the following resources to find completed research on various aspects of literacy. Most of these resources are in full-text format.  Use various keyword combinations relating to leadership, for example:

  • Metalitera*
  • Literacy AND 21st Century
  • Digital Literacy
  • Digital Citizens
  • Information AND Millennial
  • Media Literacy
  • Transliteracy
  • Information Literacy