In January 2011, Gary Klein needed to survey business librarians who work for universities in North America. SurveyMonkey was used to create the survey instrument. An email invitation to take the online survey was sent to the subscribers of 2 professional librarian discussion groups in which Mr. Klein was a long time active participant, and therefore his name was familiar to many of the subscribers. Typically, when surveys were posted to these professional groups, the window of opportunity to respond was in the range of 2 to 4 weeks.
This survey consisted of 13 questions, which was beyond the limits of the free version of SurveyMonkey.
The total cost for using the expanded version of SurveyMonkey was $26 for 1 month's use, which included:
View the Brief results of this SurveyMonkey project (9 page PDF)
View the Detailed results of this SurveyMonkey project (18 page PDF)