DLESE (Digital Library for Earth System Education) Program Center

1.What is your professional field?
1
2
3
4
1113
78.47%
Atmospheric Science/Meteorology
  
218
12.5%
Other Geoscience
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32
1.39%
Other traditional scientific field such as Physics
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41
0.69%
Social Science field
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56
4.17%
Technical field such as computer science
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64
2.78%
Other
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Total responses: 144

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2.What is your primary professional role?
OptionCountPercent
1. research9953.8%
2. teaching5228.26%
3. service/outreach168.7%
4. administration147.61%
5. other (please specify):31.63%
Total184100%
Median:  1.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  133Maximum value:  5
3.Check those selections that describe your experience with DLESE: (Check all that apply.)
OptionCountPercent
1. visited the website6935.57%
2. contributed to the collection168.25%
3. used resources in teaching 2512.89%
4. used resources for research84.12%
5. referred students to DLESE for their use2412.37%
6. not aware of DLESE until now5226.8%
Total194100%
Median:  3.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  121Maximum value:  6
4.If you have used DLESE in the past, what were your purposes? (Check all that apply.)

To find the following Earth System education resources:
OptionCountPercent
1. data2129.58%
2. data analysis tools1014.08%
3. general topic information3447.89%
4. other68.45%
Total71100%
Median:  3.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  54Maximum value:  4
To use DLESE resources for: (Check all that apply.)
OptionCountPercent
1. university/college classroom teaching4461.11%
2. home-school teaching34.17%
3. research2027.78%
4. other (please specify):56.94%
Total72100%
Median:  1.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  54Maximum value:  4
To share the following earth system education resources: (Check all that apply.)
OptionCountPercent
1. data2835.0%
2. data analysis tools2126.25%
3. general topic information2835.0%
4. other (please specify):33.75%
Total80100%
Median:  2.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  47Maximum value:  4
5.Please rank the following digital library resources in order of their importance to you, with 5 being the highest:
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2
3
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2Geoscience resources10
25.64%
12
18.75%
9
14.52%
22
34.38%
19
35.85%
  
3Educational resources13
33.33%
11
17.19%
9
14.52%
17
26.56%
23
43.4%
  
4Community and potential collaborator resources5
12.82%
18
28.13%
27
43.55%
11
17.19%
3
5.66%
  
5Information on educational effectiveness5
12.82%
23
35.94%
17
27.42%
14
21.88%
2
3.77%
  
6Other6
15.38%
  0    0    0  6
11.32%
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Total responses: 82

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6.Please indicate whether you agree or disagree (on a scale of 1-5) with the following statement: “I believe that there is a need for ‘peer reviewed’ Internet resources, much as there is a ‘peer review’ process for ‘classic’ publications.”
Strongly disagree12345Strongly agreeTotal
Count5417314299
Percent5.05%4.04%17.17%31.31%42.42%100%
Average:  4.02Minimum value:  1Variance:  1.22
Median:  4.0Maximum value:  5Std. deviation:  1.11
7.Is DLESE a place where you would choose to disseminate scientific and educational resources that were developed as part of your work?
OptionCountPercent
1. Yes5970.24%
2. No2529.76%
Total84100%
Median:  1.0Minimum value:  1
Total responses:  84Maximum value:  2