Indian Journal of Information Sources and Services (IJISS)
Evaluating Awareness and Usage of Library Services among Undergraduate Students of Silchar Medical College, Silchar, AssamAuthor : Sangita Yadav, Amit Uraon and Manoj Kumar Sinha
Volume 9 No.1 January-March 2019 pp 25-29
Information Literacy now-a -days plays a very important role in everyday life because it involves a combination of education, job related task social involvements and social cultural practice. Information literacy is important for individuals to reach their desired goal in any field. The present study has been undertaken with a view to promote information literacy among Special library users with Special reference to the Silchar Medical College, Silchar, Assam. The present work was carried out during March 2018 to July 2018. For that purpose, survey method has been adopted, which comprises of questionnaire, for knowing the opinion of the respondents in respect of Promoting Information literacy among the library users. The study result reveals that a few students were aware about the different sources of information and also the different search techniques. The study also reveals that the promotion of information literacy is required in many areas such as Library OPAC, Classification and cataloguing etc.
Information Literacy, Library Services, Silchar Medical College, Special Library
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