Research and Assessment Services
Google Meets eBay
CUL Horizon Online #1
Cornell University Library (CUL) conducted a small study of Google Answers and its implications for reference services at research libraries. These are the documents for the study:
Answer Ratings table (pdf)
Summary of reactions to Google Answers (pdf)
Google Answers: Counts of questions by category (doc)
DLib article: Google Meets Ebay: What Academic Librarians Can Learn from Alternative Information Providers
If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?
This research project has ended, and this web site is no longer active or being updated. It is being retained for historical purposes only.