Hayden Memorial Library Survey-Citrus College

This survey will only take a few minutes. Your answers and comments will help library faculty and staff to evaluate and improve library services.  Thank you for taking the time to provide your thoughts and ideas! 
Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the following statements. Use "N/A" to indicate Not Applicable or Don't Know. Please only complete the survey once. Thanks!

* 1. Library collections are sufficient in quantity, currency, depth, and variety to support student learning. (Consider things like books, reserve textbooks, ebooks & online article databases.) ACCJC II.B.1.

* 2. The library provides sufficient educational equipment and materials to support student learning. (Consider things like computer workstations, printers, photocopiers & scanners.) ACCJC II.B.2.

* 3. The library staff provides sufficient ongoing instruction for students to help them develop effective research skills. (Consider things like staff assistance, research guides, the library website & library workshops/instruction sessions.) ACCJC II.B.1.

* 4. The library provides adequate access to its services and collections. (Consider things like our hours, Internet access, off campus access to databases, and services to those taking classes online.)

* 5. The library staff helped me learn how to find credible information in the library, on the Internet, or using other sources.

* 6. What is your preferred method for learning research skills to locate, evaluate, cite, and use information for your coursework? (Check any you prefer)

* 7. Have you ever decided against buying (or renting) a textbook because it was too expensive?

* 8. Does the cost of textbooks impact which classes and/or how many classes you decide to take?

* 9. All other things being equal, do you think you would do better in a course if the textbook was available free online and buying a hard copy was optional?

* 10. What is your favorite thing about the library? (Please be specific)

* 11. How can we improve library services? (Please be specific)

* 12. If you would like to be entered to win one of several $25 gift cards to the Owl Bookshop, enter the first part of your Citrus email address in the space below before midnight on Monday, Oct 16th. Don't forget to check your Citrus email to see if you've won! (One entry per student)