My Account Login | Signup
Editorial Board
Submit article
Join as Reviewer/Editor
List of Reviewer
Indexing Information
Most popular articles
Open Access
Purchase Single Articles
Current Issue
Recommend this journal to your library
Accepted Articles
Search Articles
Email Alerts
Contact Us
Indian Journal of Library and Information Science

Volume  3, Issue 1, January - April 2009, Pages 35-39


Original Article

Use of Internet by the Scientists of CAZRI: A survey
*Umesh Kumar Agarwal, **Rajesh Kumar Dave
* University Central Library, Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Jodhpur ** Research Scholar, DLIS, UCSSH, Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur-313001, Rajasthan and T-4, Library, CAZRI, Jodhpur
Choose an option to locate / access this Article:
Check if you have access through your login credentials.             |


 The use of Internet by the scientists andresearch fellow of Central Arid Zone Research Institute, Jodhpur (Rajasthan) was assessed on the basis of the results of a questionnaire survey in CAZRI, Jodhpur. Further, it also attempted to assess frequency of use, location where used, search engine accessed; purpose of use etc. The study revealed that the respondents accessed Google search frequently (100%) followed by Yahoo (85.29%). It was also observed that equally (97.06%) respondents used Internet for education and research. The strong desire of respondents is that library initiate various functions and services like e-portals, on-line information/abstracts retrieval along with internet.

Corresponding Author : *Umesh Kumar Agarwal