Internet use by UG Students of Dr.M.G.R. Fisheries College and Research Institution, Thalainayeru, Tamilnadu, India.



The present study is focused on Internet use among UG students of Dr.M.G.R. Fisheries and research Institute at Thalainayeru, Tamil Nadu state.  A well-structured questionnaire was distributed among 120 students under this study, there are (90.83%) students were responded to the questionnaires. The questionnaires were analysed according to the objective of the present study such as : To understand knowledge and skills on internet among students, To know the available of Internet facility, To find out the frequency of Internet Access, To identify the purpose of Internet use, To know the adequacy of E- resources collection, To verify the satisfaction of Internet services, To examine the problems faced by students in Internet Access and To know need for orientation programme for Internet.

Full Text:



Aderibigbe, N. A., and Ocholla, D. N. (2020). Insight into ethical cyber behaviour of undergraduate students at selected African universities. South African Journal of Information Management, 22(1), 1–8.

Apuke, O. D., and Iyendo, T. O. (2018). University students' usage of the internet resources for research and learning: forms of access and perceptions of utility. Heliyon, 4(12), e01052.

Arthur, Charles and Brafi, Paul Osei, (2013) Internet Use among Students in Tertiary Institutions in the Sunyani Municipality, Ghana. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal). 859.

Bankole, O. M., and Adio, G. (2018). Pattern of usage of internet among Students of Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria. Library Philosophy & Practice, 1–30.

Bekar, Henry Jay (1998) Internet use by teachers: conditions of professional use and teacher-directed student use. Teaching, Learning, and Computing: National Survey report.1-33

Franklina, Yebowaah, Adjoa M S (2018) Internet Use and its Effect on Senior High School Students in Wa Municipality of Ghana. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal). 1817.

Jaya prakash. (2017). Internet use pattern among the faculties of D. M’S college: a case study. Library philosophy & practice, 1–16.

John, H.C., Fagbe, A.O., and Egbeyemi, T A (2018). Availability and Use of Internet-based Library Services among Lecturers in Selected Polytechnics in Ogun State Nigeria. Library Philosophy & Practice, 1–10.

Kwan, G., Shaw, J. A., and Murnane, L. (2019). Internet Usage within Healthcare: How College Students Use the Internet to Obtain Health Information. Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet, 23(4), 366–377.

Loan, Fayaz Ahmad (2011). Internet use by the college students across disciplines: a study. Annals of Library and Information Studies (58), 118-127.

Mustapha Almasi, Haruni Machumu, and Chang Zhu (2017). Internet use among secondary students and its effects on their learning. 11th Annual International technology, education and development conference. Conference Proceedings Valenicia, Spain.

Puspita, Rayna Ayu and Rohedi, D (2018). The Impact of Internet Use for Students. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering,306. 10.1088/1757-899X/306/1/012106

Rajiv Kumar and Amritapaul Kaur (2005) Internet and its use in the engineering colleges of punjab, India: a case study. Webology, 2, (4).

Robert LaRose, Dana Mastro and Matthew S. Eastin (2001) Understanding Internet Usage: A Social-Cognitive Approach to Uses and Gratifications. Social Science Computer Review 19; 395-413.

Sumadevi,S and Sampat kumar, B T(2018) Usage of Internet among Science Faculty Members of Karnataka State Universities: An Exploration. Asian Journal of Information Science and Technology, (8), 3, 53-57.

Franklina, Yebowaah, Adjoa M S (2018) Internet Use and its Effect on Senior High School Students in Wa Municipality of Ghana. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal). 1817.


  • There are currently no refbacks.

Disclaimer 2016-2019 © Indian Library Association (ILA), All Rights Reserved.

Designed and Developed by Dr. Mohammad Nazim under the direction of Prof. Shabahat Husain.