In this video Lee Crocket explains the 5 As of Information Fluency: ask, acquire, analyze, apply assess. In a age of what Lee calls “info-whelm”, everyone needs to learn and follow the process of the 5 As o information fluency. Lee argues that when we use the 5 As we can cut through info-whelm and find “good, meaningful and accurate information”.
Crockett, L., Jukes, I., & Churches, A. (2011). Literacy is not enough: 21st century fluencies for the digital age. Corwin Press.