Sources of Searching S kills of Business Students. A research study on. Authors. Muhammad Tariq Incharge Library Information Services PhD (Scholar), Hamdard University, Karachi [email protected] Dr. Shafiq ur Rehman Assistant Professor, University of the Punjab, Lahore
A research study on
Apart from traditional information resources, internet has emerged as main source of knowledge to attract students. (Kinley, 2010)
Pakistan is a developing country and its economic situation is in crisis and stabs to get footing for sustainability (Ahmad, 2010)
Intelligent and knowledgeable business students can play a vital role for viable economic situation of Pakistan.
Business students who have expert searching skills, can access their data within short time.
Needs to know the sources of searching skill of business students at various degree level programs.
Also, it is not clear to what extent and in what ways they
are taking advantage of this modern media.
The purpose of this study is to investigate the level and sources of searching skills of business students of various public and private sector universities of Lahore, Pakistan.
Demographic Characteristics of Respondents
Searching Skill Level of Business Students
Searching skills level of students of private, public and semi-government universities
Table 4: Sources of searching skills
Table 5: Start of internet searching
Table 6: Use frequency of internet
Table 7: Help frequency while using theinternet