The Resource Perceptions of libraries and information resources : a report to the OCLC membership, principal contributors, Cathy De Rosa [and others], (electronic resource)

Perceptions of libraries and information resources : a report to the OCLC membership, principal contributors, Cathy De Rosa [and others], (electronic resource)

Label
Perceptions of libraries and information resources : a report to the OCLC membership
Title
Perceptions of libraries and information resources
Title remainder
a report to the OCLC membership
Statement of responsibility
principal contributors, Cathy De Rosa [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This report to the OCLC membership summarizes findings of an international study on information-seeking habits and preferences. It provides the findings and responses from an online survey in an effort to learn more about library use, awareness and use of library electronic resources, the Internet search engine, the library and the librarian, free vs. for-fee information, and the "library" brand
Additional physical form
Also issued in print.
Cataloging source
WAU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • statistics
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Rosa, Cathy
  • OCLC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Libraries
  • Library users
  • Libraries
  • Library use studies
  • Library surveys
  • Libraries
  • Libraries
  • Library Surveys
Label
Perceptions of libraries and information resources : a report to the OCLC membership, principal contributors, Cathy De Rosa [and others], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from PDF t.p. (viewed on Dec. 6, 2005)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Libraries and information sources: use, familiarity and favorability : Library use ; Familiarity with and usage of multiple information sources ; How respondents learn about new information sources ; Impressions of information sources -- pt. 2. Using the library: in person and online : Activities at the library ; Awareness of library electronic resources ; Using library electronic information resources ; Seeking assistance in using library resources ; Familiarity with the library web site ; The Internet search engine, the library and the librarian ; Keeping up-to-date with library resources -- pt. 3. The library brand : The value of electronic information resources ; Judging the trustworthiness of information ; Trust in library resources and search engines ; Free vs. for-fee information ; Validating information ; Libraries: positive and negative associations ; Lifestyle fit ; Books: the library brand ; Brand potential: libraries, books and information -- pt. 4. Respondents' advice to libraries : The library's role in the community ; Rating library services ; Advice to libraries -- pt. 5. Libraries: a universal brand? -- Appendixes : A. Supporting data tables ; B. Sample verbatim comments -- About OCLC
Control code
62480391
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat reader
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Perceptions of libraries and information resources : a report to the OCLC membership, principal contributors, Cathy De Rosa [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from PDF t.p. (viewed on Dec. 6, 2005)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Libraries and information sources: use, familiarity and favorability : Library use ; Familiarity with and usage of multiple information sources ; How respondents learn about new information sources ; Impressions of information sources -- pt. 2. Using the library: in person and online : Activities at the library ; Awareness of library electronic resources ; Using library electronic information resources ; Seeking assistance in using library resources ; Familiarity with the library web site ; The Internet search engine, the library and the librarian ; Keeping up-to-date with library resources -- pt. 3. The library brand : The value of electronic information resources ; Judging the trustworthiness of information ; Trust in library resources and search engines ; Free vs. for-fee information ; Validating information ; Libraries: positive and negative associations ; Lifestyle fit ; Books: the library brand ; Brand potential: libraries, books and information -- pt. 4. Respondents' advice to libraries : The library's role in the community ; Rating library services ; Advice to libraries -- pt. 5. Libraries: a universal brand? -- Appendixes : A. Supporting data tables ; B. Sample verbatim comments -- About OCLC
Control code
62480391
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • System requirements: Adobe Acrobat reader
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web

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