Title: Using online surveys for primary research data collection: lessons from the field
Authors: Lisa A. Burke, Karen E. James
Addresses: Louisiana State University in Shreveport, One University Place, Shreveport, LA 71115, USA. ' Louisiana State University in Shreveport, One University Place, Shreveport, LA 71115, USA
Abstract: A substantive literature base exists for conducting traditional survey research. However, the extant literature on using online survey software for academic research data collection is less developed. This paper captures the present authors| learning experiences in utilising survey software in a recent large-scale research project. Numerous practical implications are provided.
Keywords: online surveys; survey software; e-surveys; internet surveys; primary research; data collection; academic research.
International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 2006 Vol.3 No.1, pp.16 - 30
Published online: 22 Nov 2005 *Full-text access for editors Access for subscribers Purchase this article Comment on this article