Definition of computer literacy in US English:

computer literacy


  • See computer-literate

    • ‘The participants estimated that the computer literacy of these cyberstalkers was of a wider range than any of the previous group - from fairly low to high.’
    • ‘The core computer literacy required is familiarity with point-and-click Web pages, and it also helps if readers are familiar with the idea of threaded discussions.’
    • ‘Brazil made some news last week for its strong support of open source software as a way of helping to inexpensively push computer literacy throughout the country.’
    • ‘We assume that computer literacy would correlate with installed PCs, since Internet access in public schools is not widespread.’
    • ‘He even suggested use of pirated software may promote computer literacy.’