Document Type : Articles
1 Ph.D. Student , Department of Library and Information Science Islamic Azad University Qom Branch
2 Ph.D. Student , Department of Library and Information Science Islamic Azad University Hamedan Branch
Information has numerous potentials and features by which it can be used in various aspects of society. This paper aims to examine some roles and unique characteristics of information and supports the theory that information can be treated as wealth or wealth creator due to its vital impacts. Finally, it is shown that identifying information significance, the roles it plays and making better use of it can lead to personal, organizational, local, national, international and global effectiveness.