ISSN: 2249 - 0213

     A Quarterly Open Access Journal

User’s Attitude towards Digitised Collection of Kerala Sahitya Akademi Library

Kerala sahitya akademi library is a haven of heritage collection includes old and rare books, manuscripts, paintings, magazines, journals, micro films etc. in Malayalam literature and Kerala history. Digitization of Akademi library collection will be a milestone in the research and learning activities about Malayalam literature, Kerala culture and tradition. This study is an attempt to identify and understand the user’s attitude, awareness, use, perception, satisfaction towards digitization process, digital collection in Kerala Sahitya Akademi, and also the problems faced by the users to access the digitised collection. Questionnaire method was used for data collection and simple percentage, weighted index were used for analysis of data. Findings showed that majority of the respondents were aware about the digital library but there is a need of user orientation and promotional activities.

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