The usage of electronic information resources in information searching: a case study of students of Falcuty of Engineering, UTHM Johor.

Hashim, Norazlin and Che Rusuli, Muhamad Saufi and Zainuddin, Zuhra (2009) The usage of electronic information resources in information searching: a case study of students of Falcuty of Engineering, UTHM Johor. In: International Conference on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education 2009 (ICTLHE09), 23rd-25th November 2009, Kuala Lumpur.

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Abstract

The emergence of information technology in the library has led to the increasing use of electronic information resources by the users. However, it will also generate a critical challenge that must be addressed in providing electronic services in the library. The issues are related to the user’s skill and competency in using the electronic resources. This study investigates the usage of the electronic resources in information searching by undergraduate students of Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM). The purpose of this study is to describes or investigate the different types of electronic information resources used by the students, contemporary used of electronic information, the access condition and searching techniques used and problems occurs while using the electronic resources.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:electronic information resources, information searching, civil engineering, undergraduate students
Subjects:Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources > ZA4050 Electronic information resources
Divisions:Library > General Items
ID Code:284
Deposited By:Faizul Sahari
Deposited On:20 May 2010 09:28
Last Modified:21 Jan 2015 16:00

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