Asian Journal of Information Science and Technology (AJIST)
Information Literacy Skills among Faculty Members in the College of Horticulture, Bagalkote, Karnataka: A StudyAuthor : K. N. Hemavathi and M. Chandrashekara
Volume 9 No.2 April-June 2019 pp 71-75
The present study explores the information literacy skills among the faculty members of the College of Horticulture, Bagalkote, Karnataka. A survey method was adopted in the study. The structured questionnaire was designed for data collection. A total of 110 questionnaires were distributed and 90 questionnaires were received back. The total response rate was 81.81 percent. The study found that the majority of the faculty members have better knowledge and skills about the use of different types of sources, tools, and services. The respondents suggested that the college library should conduct seminars, workshops, and training programmes from experts to improve information literacy skills.
Information Literacy Skills, Horticulture, Electronic Information Sources
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