Most of the time, when people talk about “literacy”, they mean “the ability to read and write”. However, “literacy” has a much deeper meaning. It means to identify, understand, interpret, create, and engage with written materials in a way that allows someone to participate in society, achieve their goals, and develop their knowledge.
You can use this guide to find out more about how your library can help you gain and strengthen your literacy skills!
The 9 Types of Literacy: To Help You Build Your Life Skills
Our expanded literacy services are available to everyone in the province as a result of an investment by the Provincial Government through its Adult Literacy Action Plan.