International Journal of
Library and Information Science

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Lib. Inf. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2537
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLIS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 240

Full Length Research Paper

Internet use in libraries of Sant Hirdaram Nagar

Sunita Pamnani
Sant Hirdaram Nagar College Libraries, India.
Email: [email protected]

  •  Accepted: 17 December 2012
  •  Published: 31 May 2013

Abstract

 

The study examines the status and use of Internet in college libraries of Sant Hirdaram Nagar. Questionnaire was distributed among the college libraries including the degree granting institutions. Result shows that half of the college libraries of Sant Hirdaram Nagar have access to the Internet which has become an essential part of library services. The Internet is also used for performing various library functions such as reference work, classification and cataloguing, document delivery service and subscription to online journals. The study also discusses the problems that hinder the use of the Internet in the other educational institutions of Sant Hirdaram Nagar.

 

Key words: Information technology, Internet use, Teachers, Sant Hirdaram Nagar India