Database Trial Evaluation Form

Electronic Database Trial Evaluation Form for Regent University Students, Faculty and Staff.

Regent University Library would appreciate your comments on the databases we have access to on a trial basis. Your response will help us determine how to allocate our resources for future electronic resource purchases. Thank you for answering the following questions.

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Your name: (optional)
Your status:
School / Department:
Which database(s) did you use?
How did you learn about the library trial of this database?
How many times did you use this database during the trial?
For what class, assignment, or research project did you use this database?
On a scale of 1 to 5 (1=not at all satisfied, 2=not very satisfied, 3=somewhat satisfied, 4=very satisfied, 5=extremely satisfied, n/a = not applicable) please rate your satisfaction with the following aspects of this database.
    1    2    3    4    5    n/a
a. Usefulness for my research
b. Usefulness for my classroom assignments
c. Difference from other resources in this subject area
d. Ease of navigation
e. Usefulness for teaching purposes
f. Downloading, emailing, print functions

g. Search functionality

How much would you use this database if the University Library would subscribe to it?
What did you like/dislike about this database?

Would you recommend that the University Library subscribe to this database?

Please share any other comments you have about this database.