What can we learn about how college students seek information?
Frustrations with Research
Efficiency and Predictabiliy
The majority of students say research is more difficult for them than ever before.
Nearly all students use a small compass to navigate the complex campus information landscape.
Most students use a risk-averse and consistent strategy and rely on a “tried and true” approach.
Recent graduates find they are unprepared once they need to solve information problems in the workplace.
Students rely on libraries as a quiet place where they can be productive and unplug from IT devices.