USE OF INTERNET IN HIGHER EDUCATION: A SURVEY OF FACULTY MEMBERS OF ALIGARH MUSLIM UNIVERSITY

P.M. Naushad Ali, Mohammad Javeed

Abstract


The paper examines the use of Internet by the faculty members of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. The study includes search behaviour and difficulties confronted by the faculty members while browsing Internet and opinion about available Infrastructure Acilities in the university etc. Printed questionnaires were administered among faculty members of all departments in AMU, Aligarh. The result of the study shows that E-mail and World Wide Web are the most used Internet services besides a good number of users facing difficulties while searching especially those accessing from respective departments. The majority of users are not satisfied with the infrastructure facilities of the university for the service. The paper presents several suggestions for the further improvement of the services.

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