Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Date of this Version

Winter 11-10-2021


Purpose: The present study mainly focuses on the ICT and information use skills among the three core classes of library users in different Indian State Agricultural Universities. As the first State Agricultural University was established in the year 1960 at Pantnagar, the other Universities considered for the study were also established between 1960 and 1970.

Methodology: Simple random sampling technique is used for the study. The scope of the study covered myriad aspects like library literacy skills, basic computer operating skills, knowledge of library resources and services including print and electronic resources and online databases, etc.

Findings: The current paper reflects the Information literacy skills of the agricultural students, research scholars, and faculties and also includes the concept of “information literacy” to be an indispensable part of the current university curriculum.