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Table 4 Bivariate correlation coefficients between explanatory and outcome variables among 403 students

From: A survey of the use of electronic scientific information resources among medical and dental students

   5 4 3 2 1
1 Score of PC skills 1 .204 .184 .171 .606 -
2 Score of search skills 1 .459 .379 .379 - -
3 Searching Medline for study purposes 2 .328 .273 - - -
4 Searching Medline for research 2 .584 - - - -
5 Use of full-text journal articles 2 - - - - -
  1. 1explanatory variable
  2. 2outcome variable
  3. All correlation coefficients are significant p < .01