018374 Amritpal Kaur;Singh J (Library & Information Science Dep, Guru Nanak Dev Univ, Amritsar and Librarian, Doaba College) : Users perception towards use of CeRA e-resources: A study with reference to Dr. Y S parmar university of horticulture & forestry, Solan. J Libr Inf Technol 2017, 13(1), 6-29.
The paper examines the usage of CeRA e-resources by the faculty members and research scholars of Dr. Y S Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry, Solan (H P). The usage was evaluated by a well designed questionnaire. Earlier studies were also examined o know their findings. The study gives information regarding awareness about e-resources, accessibility locations, fields preferred to access e-resources, purpose of using e-resources, preferred subject fields, preferred publishers, use of DDR service, information adequacy through CeRA, satisfaction level with use of CeRA, problems faced while using CeRA e-resources, benefits of e-resources, effect of e-resources on academic efficiency & research. On the basis of findings, some suggestions are put forth to increase the usage of e-resources.
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