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Date of this Version

Fall 11-13-2019

Citation

1. Bansal, S. and Singh, N. (). Information Seeking Pattern of Researchers of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana: A Case Study. International Journal of Digital Library Services, 3(2): 96-107.

2. Bhattacharya, S; Sinha, M.K and Bhatacharjee, S. (2014). Information needs and Information-seeking behaviour of College Library users of Cachar district, Assam: A case study. International Journal of emerging trends in library and information society, 2(1): 11-24.

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6. Kumar, S.; Balasubramaniam, P. and Das, S.S. (2019). User perception and usage of print and electronic resources in the Madurai Diraviyam Thayumanavar Hindu College, Tirunelveli - A Case Study. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal). 2460.

7. Padma, P.; K. Ramasamy, K. and Renugadevi, S. (2013). Information Needs and Information Seeking Behaviour of Post Graduate Students of School of Economics at Kamaraj University: A User Survey.International Journal of Educational Research & Technology, 4(2): 33-42.

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Abstract

It is mere information that attracts readers to the library. The present examination targets portraying the information looking for example understudies of Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli. Students were qualified by convenience sampling method for the study. The examination uncovers that: Majority of the respondents are in 20-24 years age gathering. Week by week Visit' (59.1%) is the most sort out time utilized library period. 41.8% of respondents visit the library for getting subjective data. Lending area 71.9% are the most visited segments of the library. 44.8% can use OPAC for searching information. The newspaper section is also a hotspot for getting regular updates among 28.6% users followed by internet with 23.9%irespondents.iBooks are the most favored channels of data for 34.7% as a source to collect relevant information. A dominant part of the respondents is satisfied with the lighting and seating arrangements in the library. 91.8% of respondents are satisfied with the library administrations. A detailed study on the usage pattern and behavior of respondents along with certain suggestions have been indicated to improve the library services further.

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