Information Needs, Seeking Behaviours and Retrieval of Faculty Members and PG Students of Faculty of Arts and Humanities, C.C.S. University Campus, Meerut: A Study

Sonu Kumar

Abstract


The study analyzed the information seeking behaviours of the faculty members and postgraduate students of faculty of Arts, Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. A total of 120 well-structured questionnaires were distributed among faculty members & P.G. Students of faculty of Arts, Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. The questionnaires were checked, and 100 questionnaires were found fit for analysis, out of which 20 were considered unusable. The present study demonstrates and elaborates the reasons for seeking information, various types of formal, informal and electronic information sources used by users ,methods used for keeping abreast of current development, problems faced by the users in accessioning information for research purposes, satisfaction with the the library sources and services and other facilities available in the libraries. Suggestions have been given to make the service more beneficial in the of Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India.


Keywords


Information Seeking Behaviour, faculty members, P.G. Students, Meerut

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