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Ian Kerr
06-19-1994, 11:56 PM
Survey of Internet Use (only 2 screens)

This survey has been crossed posted to several listservers, so
apologies in advance for any duplication.

The purpose of this questionnaire is to survey the use of sources on the
Internet by academic, laboratory based, research scientists and compare it
with their use of traditional sources

Please describe your occupation and area of research interest, (e.g. University
lecturer in biochemistry; PhD student researching neurochemistry,) on the lines below

__________________________________________________ ____________
__________________________________________________ ____________

Please answer the questions below by putting an asterisk in the appropriate
boxes.

1) How often do you use the tools listed below?
> daily > 2/week > 1/week > 2/month > 1/month > never >
______________>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
E-mail________>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
Gopher________>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
Veronica______>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
WWW___________>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
Archie _______>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
Anonymous ftp >_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
__________________________________________________ __________________

2) How often do you use the sources listed below?
> daily > 2/week > 1/week > 2/month > 1/month > never >
______________>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
Journals______>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
Printed index/> > > > > > >
abstracts_____>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
Directories___>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
CD-Roms_______>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
On-line > > > > > > >
databases_____>_______>________>________>_________>_________>_______>
__________________________________________________ __________________

3) Would you be willing to complete a more detailed questionnaire?
Type Y for yes or N for no here ;

Please post this form by 25th June 1993 to;

i.kerr-93@student.lut.ac.uk

Thank you for your help in filling out this form, it is much appreciated!
It forms part of my work towards a MSc in Information and Library Studies, at
Loughborough University of Technology, Leicestershire, United Kingdom.