IMPACT OF INTERNET AS A RESEARCH TOOL FOR STUDENTS OF TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS

The study examines the impact of the internet as a research tool for students of tertiary institutions with a case study of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. In this age of information and communication technology (ICT), the use of internet has become norms and culture in academic sphere especially in the higher institution of learning due to its richness in academic resources. The research was anchored on Technological Determinism Theory. Survey research method was adopted in which one hundred and twenty copies of questionnaires were administered to respondents who were purposively selected within OAU. Data collected were analyzed using frequency and …READ MORE …