Dear site visitor:
The Research Connections website is being redesigned in 2012. We would like your feedback on how you currently use the site, features you find useful, and recommendations for improvement. Thank you for your help. The survey contains only 11 questions, and all responses will remain anonymous.

* 1. What were you looking for on Research Connections today?

* 2. How often do you visit the site?

* 3. Please select the affiliation(s) that best describes you:

* 4. How do you journey through the Research Connections site?

* 5. How useful do you find the following features of the Research Connections Web site? 

  Not at all useful Somewhat useful Very useful Essential Do not use
Browsing the Collection by Author, State or Topic
RC publications – Topics of Interest/Key Topic Resource Lists
RC publications - Webinars
Downloading data
Finding full text of reports/articles
Finding material related to a resource you are interested in
Keeping up to date on – new research
Keeping up to date on – grant opportunities
Keeping up to date on – job openings
Keeping up to date on – calls for papers

* 6. Are there any features not present on the Research Connections site that you would find useful?

* 7. How do you keep current on new research and publications?

* 8. How do you find child care and/or early education resources? (Check all that apply.)

* 9. If you could have more communication with an Early Care and Education group who would it be? 

* 10. Please rate your level of agreement with the following statements:

  Strongly disagree Disagree Agree Strongly agree
I use social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.)
I would use social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.) to learn about and share Early Care and Education resources and events.
I would participate in Early Care and Education discussions through social media platforms
I would share my experience in the Early Care and Education field through social media
I would share my opinion of Research Connections resources on social media

* 11. What types of social media do you use?