Journal of Academic Library and Information Science
International Journal of Academic Library and Information Science
Vol. 3(11), pp. 336–341, December, 2015.
Full Length Research
Perception and Usage of Wi-Fi Infrastructure among Students Community
Research Scholar, Dept of Library and Information Science, Mangalore University, Kojaje, Mangalore.
Accepted 2 December 2015
The advent of
wireless technologies have permitted learners to converse universally
anywhere and anytime and made it possible for learners to obtain and
share information through wireless hand held devices such as
Smartphone’s, laptops and tablets. The purpose of present study is to
find out the awareness and use of Wi-Fi infrastructure among students
community of Mangalore University for different academic purposes. The
study used well structured questionnaire for data collection and
distributed to the PG student community of the Mangalore University. In
a total, 180 questionnaires were distributed to students of various
departments, out of which, 152 filled questionnaires were received back.
The result of the study shows that majority of students are aware of the
existence Wi-Fi facility, and they are satisfied with present Wi-Fi
facility. The research study suggested that University Library should
arrange different user awareness programme /orientation and training
programs to educate the learners how to use the new technologies to
achieve their educational goals.
Cite This Article As: Veena G (2015). Perception and Usage of Wi-Fi Infrastructure among Students Community. Inter. J. Acad. Lib. Info. Sci. 3(11): 336-341.