Maura Smale, a librarian at the New York City College of Technology, and Mariana Regalado, a librarian at Brooklyn College, are currently engaged in an interesting project to use ethnographic research methods to document the study habits of undergraduate students at their schools. Read more about the project on the site wiki for it.
Smale, Maura, and Mariana Regalado. Undergraduate Scholarly Habits Ethnographic Project. N.d. Web. 21 January 2009.