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Title: Use of Internet by the Students of Social Sciences, Manipur University: A Study
Authors: Sangeeta, Kiesham
Singh, Tongbram Shushilkanta
Keywords: Internet
Social Science Students
Manipur University
Digital Resources
Issue Date: Nov-2016
Publisher: INFLIBNET Centre, Gandhinagar
Series/Report no.: PLANNER-2016;38
Abstract: In today’s information society, Internet has emerged as a powerful and educational tool. It is very important and useful source to fulfill the requirements of the students. The main objective of the present study is to assess the use of Internet by the students of School of Social Sciences, Manipur University.Questionnaire method was adopted to collect data from the students.About 260 questionnaires were distributed to P.G students both from 2nd and 4th semester. A total of 197 students returned the questionnaire giving a response rate of 76%. The present study indicates that almost all the students use internet to access the sources of information need. The study also indicates that most of the students are satisfied with the information available on internet. To have access to the huge information resources, library have to provide intensive training in searching methods of various internet databases as for the effective utilization of global electronic products and services. Moreover,Library and information professionals should take initiative to prepare list of e-resources and their techniques for retrieving relevant information.
Description: 10th Convention PLANNER-2016, North-Eastern Hill University Shillong, Meghalaya, November 09-11, 2016
ISBN: 9789381232064
Appears in Collections:PLANNER 2016 Shillong, Meghalaya

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