Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022)
Volume 19 (2021)
Volume 18 (2020)
Volume 17 (2019)
Volume 16 (2018)
Volume 15 (2017)
Volume 14 (2016)
Volume 13 (2015)
Volume 12 (2014)
Volume 11 (2013)
Volume 10 (2012)
Volume 9 (2011)
Volume 8 (2010)
Volume 7 (2009)
Volume 6 (2008)
Volume 5 (2007)
Volume 4 (2006)
Volume 3 (2005)
Volume 2 (2004)
Volume 1 (2003)
Challenges and opportunities for storing and retrieving information in Iranian public libraries from the point of view of librarians

Fatemeh Sadra; Saeed Ghaffari; Soraya Ziaei; Hamid Ghazizadeh

Volume 21, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 263-275


  The main function of a library is the availability of information resources. To achieve this goal, it is necessary to correctly store and retrieve documents and information in libraries and information centers. This study mainly aimed to design a model of challenges and opportunities for storing and ...  Read More

Analysis of the Strategic Role of Public Libraries in Iran’s Geopolitics of Information

Mahdi Deramnesari; Fahimeh Babalhavaeji; Zahra Abazari; Nadjla Hariri; Fatemeh Nooshinfard

Volume 20, Issue 1 , January 2022

  The main purpose of this study is to analyze the strategic role of public libraries in Iran’s Geopolitics of Information. This is applied research adopting a mixed-method (qualitative-quantitative) approach. A semi-structured interview was used to collect qualitative information. In the quantitative ...  Read More

Identifying and Ranking the Effective Factors in Attracting and Developing Public Participation in Iranian Public Libraries: Library Donors’ Perspective

Mansoor Koohi Rostami; Fatemeh Mohamadzadeh; Farideh Osareh

Volume 20, Issue 1 , January 2022

  This study investigated the factors contributing to the attraction and development of public participation in public libraries from the donors' perspective in the library building. In terms of the research objectives, the present study is exploratory research that was carried out using a mixed research ...  Read More

A Study of the Subject of Public Libraries in Web of Science and Islamic World Science Citation Center

Mohammad Reza Ghane; Leila Mozafari

Volume 18, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 35-48

  The purpose of this study was to investigate the subject of “public libraries” in the Clarivate Analytics Web of Science (WoS) and Islamic World Science Citation Center (ISC). The present study is a descriptive-analytical research adopting scientometrics approach in terms of data collection. The ...  Read More

An Overview of Iran’s Public Libraries in 2025 Vision

Rouhollah Manouchehri; Alireza Isfandyari-Moghaddam; Atefeh Zarei

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2019

  This study tries to investigate the rate of meeting goals of Public Libraries 2025 Vision and compare this situation in 2025 with that of in 2010 and 2015. So, different situations in three different years, namely, 2010, 2015, and 2025 have been compared by taking into account the indicators regarding ...  Read More