Web Readiness Survey
of the Plant Tissue Culture LISTSERV

Initiated May 3, 1996
R. Daniel Lineberger
Department of Horticultural Sciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas 77843
Webmaster of the PLANT TISSUE CULTURE INFORMATION EXCHANGE

750 members of the Plant Tissue Culture LISTSERV (PLANT-TC@tc.umn.edu) were surveyed to determine their readiness/willingness to use the World Wide Web as a tool for scientific information exchange. 106 responses were received.

The survey consisted of the following 7 questions:
Have you ever used the World Wide Web?usedweb.html
Do you connect to the Internet through a modem?connection.html
Have you used a Web site to obtain a copy of a research paper?paper.html
Should papers on the Web be peer reviewed?peerrev.html
Are you recognized and rewarded for publishing on the Web?recog.html
Are you a member of the Society for In Vitro Biology?member.html
Would the availability of a journal site on the Web influence your decision to join a professional society?decision.html
Other comments:webreadycomments.html



Originally presented at the World Congress on In Vitro Biology, San Francisco, CA, June 22, 1996.
http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/tisscult/SIVB/webready1.html
Copyright1996 R. Daniel Lineberger. All rights reserved.