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Located in the Student Achievement Center on the Youngwood Campus


"Open book with swirling coloursby Susana Wildner FoxCC0 license   

  • All students, not just art students, need to be visually literate.
  • Visual literacy is a set of abilities that enables an individual to effectively find, interpret, evaluate, use, and create images and visual media.
  • A visually literate individual is both a critical consumer of visual media and a competent contributor to a body of shared knowledge and culture.                                                                                                      
--Association of College and Research Libraries Visual Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education 

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Westmoreland County Community College Library - Student Achievement Center, 145 Pavilion Lane, Youngwood, PA 15697
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