Utilization of Electronic Books by the Researchers in Academic and Research Institutes in Karnataka: A StudyAuthor : M. P. Vidyarani and C. P. Ramasesh
Volume 9 No.2 April-June 2019 pp 76-80
The paper investigated the use of open access and licensed electronic books by the research scholars in academic and research institutions in Karnataka. The rate of response is 92.5%. In addition to questionnaire method, interview schedule and observation method were also used to collect required information. It is clear from the study that a large number of research scholars rely upon open access and licensed e-books for academic and research purposes. The institutions have to subscribe large number of e-books for target users and proper training should be given to maximize utilization of open access and licensed e-books.
E-Books, Electronic Resources, E-Reading, Electronic Book, Digital Books
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