Faculty Advisor

Lemone, Karen A.

Faculty Advisor

Peet, R. Creighton

Project Center

Hong Kong, China


This report is the product of research gathered to develop a plan to increase library use and improve information literacy at Caritas Charles Vath College. The CCVC is a secondary school in Hong Kong for underperforming students. The project team conducted interviews, observations, and focus groups, distributed a survey and an information literacy test, and also compared the CCVC to local and worldwide secondary school libraries. The team then developed recommendations regarding library atmosphere, location, resources, staff, and hours of operation.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

March 2007

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project



Advisor Department

Computer Science

Advisor Department

Interdisciplinary Programs