Instructive site on survey methodology and research principles.
of Maryland: Theories in Computer Human Interaction
This web site provides a comprehensive guide, examples and references
in relation to Theories in Computer Human Interaction (TiCHI).
of Illinois, Chicago: Survey Research Laboratory
SRL has been involved in survey design and methodology for since 1964.
The SRL provides survey research services to a wide range of individuals
and organizations. Their website includes many survey research papers
and links to other resources. The SRL also conducts seminars and holds
and annual conference. Their is also a Question Design Lab (QDL) which
focuses on "cognitive assessment" of questionnaires such as
cognitive processing of survey questions by culturally diverse respondents.
of Michigan: Survey Research Center
The Survey Research Center produces social science research involving
the collection or analysis of data from scientific sample surveys.
The Survey Research Center is additionally involved with the development,
refinement, and propagation of the scientific method of survey research
through teaching and training. [Top]
The aim of this site is to link the relevant information related to
Web survey methodology. The idea was first discussed in a session on
Web surveys at the annual AAPOR meeting in 1998. You can find conferences,
tutorials, workshops, discussions, researchers, companies, and a bibliography.
Virtual Surveys Limited is the Europe's first research agency to specialize
in Website and Internet research with experience in conducting surveys
in multiple languages. This website includes a set of quiz on website
design dos and don'ts and papers that the company published or made
presentation for. [Top]
for Survey Computing
The Association for Survey Computing is a non-profit organization, affiliated
to the British Computer Society and the International Association for
Statistical Computing. Formerly the Study Group on Computers in
Survey Analysis , the ASC was formed in 1971 in order to improve knowledge
of good practice in survey computing and to disseminate information
on techniquesand survey software. Their website includes a very useful
"Software Register" listing nearly 200 software packages for
designing, implementing, and/or analyzing results of web surveys. [Top]