Within the information society in which we live the technology development has allowed
us to gather greater volumes of information in digital formats not to say several
kinds of resources and tools to organize it. These characteristics have led the rise of
virtual libraries. Facing this reality different universities have guide their students
communities towards an information literacy and the ultimate goal is to give the students
the necessary skills to perform flawlessly in these virtual environments.
Palabras clave: Information literacy, virtual library, digital information.