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Uses and Gratification Theory in Connection with Knowledge and Information Science: A Proposed Conceptual Model

Jafar Mehrad; Pegah Tajer

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016

  This paper was aimed at clarifying the links between Uses and Gratification Theory (UGT) and Knowledge and Information Science in both traditional and modern contexts. Uses and Gratification conceptual model were also proposed both for library and information centers, and for interactive information ...  Read More

Global Repository Movement in the Domain of Library and Information Science Discipline

Bijan Kumar Roy; Subal Chandra Biswas; Parthasarathi Mukhopadhyay

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016

  Provides an overview of Subject Repositories (SRs) throughout the World in response to the open access movement (OAM). It mainly highlights the current trends of repository development in Library and Information Science (LIS) field. This paper covers all repositories in LIS field as registered in OpenDOAR ...  Read More

Informational Citing Conformity: A Motivation for Citation to Multi-Author Articles

saeideh Ebrahimy; Farideh Osareh

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016

  It has seen in many studies that there is a significant relation between the number of authors in an article and its amount of perceived citations. In other words, the more the number of the authors, the more the possibility of perceiving citations. The present study thus is going to explain a kind of ...  Read More

Librarians and Positive Thinking Skills: A Case Study of Central University Libraries Affiliated to Iran Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT) in Tehran

Somayeh Ghavidel; Abbas Gilvari

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016

  Success of an organization, more than anything else, depends on the human resources. Behavioral science emphasizes that organizational success mainly depends on efficient use of human resources. It is especially true in organizations such as libraries. To promote “positive thinking” ” among the ...  Read More

Analyzing the Market of Newly Emerging IT-Based Jobs in Library and Information Science and Identifying IT Librarian Competencies

Rahim Shahbazi; Fatmeh Fahimnia; Aziz Hedayati Khoshemehr

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016

  The main purpose of this paper is to study the IT-based job opportunities for Library and Information Science (LIS) graduates and identify the necessary competencies for an “IT librarian”. In a purposeful sampling, 596 advertisements of IT-based librarian jobs for LIS graduates in 10 countries on ...  Read More

Transformational leadership and knowledge sharing

Ali Mohammadi; Zahra Boroumand

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016

  The relationship between transformational leadership behaviors and knowledge sharing in Alvan Sabet Company is highlighted in this study. According to leaders of Alvan Sabet Co. the target populations of the research are totally 47 persons. Census Method has been used in this research due to population ...  Read More

A Hybrid Accurate Alignment method for large Persian-English corpus construction based on statistical analysis and Lexicon/Persian Word net

Mohammad Bagher Dastgheib; Seyed Mostafa Fakhrahmad; Mansour Zolghadri Jahromi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016

  A bilingual corpus is considered as a very important knowledge source and an inevitable requirement for many natural language processing (NLP) applications in which two languages are involved. For some languages such as Persian, lack of such resources is much more significant. Several applications, including ...  Read More

PHMM: Stemming on Persian Texts using Statistical Stemmer Based on Hidden Markov ModelPHMM: Stemming on Persian Texts using Statistical Stemmer Based on Hidden Markov Model

fatemeh momenipour; mohammadreza keyvanpour

Volume 14, Issue 2 , July 2016

  Stemming is the process of finding the main morpheme of a word andit is used in natural language processing, text mining and informationretrieval systems. A stemmer extracts the stem of the words. We can classifyPersian stemmers in to three main classes: structural stemmers, dictionarybased stemmers ...  Read More