Pearl: A Journal of Library and Information ScienceYear : 2007, Volume : 1, Issue : 1
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ISSN : 0973-7081.
The use Pattern of Information by Computer Science Engineers in Engineering Colleges: A Study in Thiruvannamalai District, Tamilnadu
Dhanavandan S.1, Librarian, Dr. Esmail S. Mohammed2, Sr. Lecturer
1Krishnasamy College of Engg. & Technology, Cuddalore, 607109, Tamil Nadu.
2DLIS, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar.
This paper explaines on the use pattern of information by Computer Science Engineers in Engineering Colleges in Thiruvannamalai District. Information literacy forms the basis for lifelong learning. Information literacy is closely related to information technology skills, but has broader implications. Information literacy initiates, sustains, and extends lifelong learning through abilities, which may use technologies but are ultimately independent of them. An attempt has been made in this study to identify the Information literacy in usage of Information tool among the Computer Science engineering professionals in Engineering Colleges in Thiruvannamalai District. By collecting data through quistinnere from the faculty and students, It also discuss is about the information used by the users from three different College libraries at various level such as formal and informal information, Internet and Computerised library services.