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Indian Journal of Library and Information Science

Volume  3, Issue 2, May - August 2009, Pages 109-116


Case Report

User Perception and Opinion towards the Audio and Visual Services in Agricultural Science University Libraries in India with Special reference to South India: An Evaluative Study
*B. U. Kannappanavar, **H M Chidananda Swamy
*Asst. Librarian, Kuvempu University Library, Jnana Sahyadri, Shankaraghatta-577451, Karnataka, **Librarian, JNN College of Engineering, Shimoga-577203, Karnataka
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The study discusses about the Audio Visual Services provided by the agricultural science university libraries in South India. User opinion is collected and presented in different tables and the study found that 48% of PG Students, 56% of Research Scholars and 49% of Faculty Members are of the opinion that the audio visuals materials are available in their respective libraries. Further 43% of PG students, 50% of Research Scholars and 44% of Faculty Members said that they are availing the AV services in their respective libraries. 39% of PG Students, 41% of Research Scholars and 41% of Faculty Members are expressed that they have used the micro film readers; finally 26% of PG Students, 40% of Research Scholars and 37% of Faculty Members are satisfied over all the audio visual services. This shows that majority of the users are not satisfied as per as audiovisual services are concern. 

Corresponding Author : *B. U. Kannappanavar