Use of the internet by the Faculty of Humanities, Development and Social Science third year students at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg campus. How often do students used the internet? What did students use the internet for; what internet services did students use the most and why were those services used? Furthermore, the study investigated what information services were relevant and important for students? Do students had the necessary skills to use the internet and what problems they experienced while using the internet?