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International Journal of Information Dissemination and Technology
Year : 2021, Volume : 11, Issue : 1
First page : ( 56) Last page : ( 62)
Print ISSN : 2229-5984. Online ISSN : 2249-5576.
Article DOI : 10.5958/2249-5576.2021.00008.X

Use of e-resources by faculty and students of Sri Siddaganga College of Pharmacy, Tumakuru, Karnataka: A study

Naik A. Sadashiva1,*, Biradar B.S.2

1Research Scholar, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta, Shimoga, Karnataka

2Professor DLIS, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta, Shimoga, Karnataka

*Corresponding Author Sadashiva Naik, A., sadashivanaika1@gmail.com

Online published on 26 June, 2021.


The purpose of this study is to know the use of electronic information resources available in Sri Siddaganga College of Pharmacy, (SSCP) Tumakuru Karnataka. The sample selected 25% from the population and a simple random sampling technique was used for the sample selection. A Survey was conducted to collect the data through a structured questionnaire distributed among the teachers and students of SSCP Tumakuru. Wikipedia is the major e-resource of information for males (42.11%) as well as female (43.28%) respondents. E-journals are the most used e-resource to a greater extent (50%) followed by online databases, search engines. HELINET is the most familiar database among the faculty members whereas Medline and PubMed are the familiar databases among the students. Low-speed internet is the most frequently faced problem by faculty members (71.43%) and students (60.91%). Higher authorities need to take action to solve the internet connectivity problems to provide uninterrupted access to e-resources and enhancement of internet speed also desirable. Library staff needs to assist the users while using electronic resources.



Electronic Resources, Pharmacy Colleges Libraries, Siddaganga College, Tumakuru, Karnataka.


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