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* 1. Please answer these questions about yourself.

* 2. How frequently have you used these library catalogs and book sources?
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  very frequently frequently sometimes rarely never never heard of it
CSU Library Catalog (Sage)
Regional Catalog (Prospector)
Fort Collins Public Library Catalog
WorldCat
Library of Congress
other library catalogs
Google Books
LibraryThing
Amazon.com
BarnesAndNoble.com

* 3. How frequently have you used these research tools?
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  very frequently frequently sometimes rarely never never heard of it
CSU Libraries Web site
CSU Research Databases
Find Journals (FindIt@CSU)
Find Articles (quick search or custom search, Metalib)
CSU InterLibrary Loan
CSU E-Reserves
CSU Research Guides
CSU Digital Collections
CSU Digital Repository
World Wide Web/Internet
Google
Google Scholar
Wikipedia
Reference/citation managers (examples)
Social bookmarking services (examples)
RSS feeds (examples)
Blogs

* 4. How useful to you are these existing or future features?
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  very useful useful sometimes useful rarely useful not useful don't understand it
search in a specific field
limit search results to specific field values (browsing, links or search options)
sort by a specific field
repeat your search in other places
look up an item in other places
display availability in other places (Prospector, WorldCat, InterLibrary Loan)
search many places at once for different types of items (e.g. books, articles, journals, Web pages)
suggestions (drop-down autocomplete list)
spelling corrections (did you mean?)
similar items
citations (display, export to reference manager)
user-generated metadata (ratings, reviews/comments, tags, social bookmarks)
RSS feeds or email notifications of new items
personalization (search history, saved searches, favorite items, requested items, checked out items, checkout history)
single login for multiple accounts/services
filter by availability (e.g. available, checked out, library use only, missing)
new items (e.g. this week, this month, this year)
content description (summary, description, abstract, table of contents, excerpts, sample pages)

* 5. How do you feel about the CSU Library Catalog (Sage)?

  strongly agree agree neutral disagree strongly disagree
It is visually attractive.
The page layout is well organized.
It is easy to use.
I can easily find materials I am looking for.
The items I seek are usually in the top few search results.
I never feel lost when using it.
The pages load quickly.
The text of headings and labels is easy to understand.

* 6. How do you feel about Discovery?

  strongly agree agree neutral disagree strongly disagree
It is visually attractive.
The page layout is well organized.
It is easy to use.
I can easily find materials I am looking for.
The items I seek are usually in the top few search results.
I never feel lost when using it.
The pages load quickly.
The text of headings and labels is easy to understand.

* 7. Do you have any other questions, comments or suggestions about this survey or online tools for academic research?

* 8. (Optional) Enter your contact information if you are interested in participating in a future focus group and/or usability study about online tools for academic research.

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