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Rethinking the Recall Measure in Appraising Information Retrieval Systems and Providing a New Measure by Using Persian Search Engines

Mohsen Nowkarizi; Mahdi Zeynali Tazehkandi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2019

  The aim of the study was to improve Persian search engines’ retrieval performance by using the new measure. In this regard, consulting three experts from the Department of Knowledge and Information Science (KIS) at Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, 192 FUM students of different degrees from different ...  Read More

Investigating text power in predicting semantic similarity

Zahra Yousefi; Hajar Sotudeh; Mahdieh Mirzabeigi; Seyed Mostafa Fakhrahmad; Alireza Nikseresht; Mehdi Mohammadi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2019

  This article presents an empirical evaluation to investigate the distributional semantic power of abstract, body and full-text, as different text levels, in predicting the semantic similarity using a collection of open access articles from PubMed. The semantic similarity is measured based on two criteria ...  Read More

Persian Text Classification Enhancement by Latent Semantic Space

Mohammad Bagher Dastgheib; Sara Koleini

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2019

  Heterogeneous data in all groups are growing on the web nowadays. Because of the variety of data types in the web search results, it is common to classify the results in order to find the preferred data. Many machine learning methods are used to classify textual data. The main challenges in data classification ...  Read More

Search Strategies and the Relevance of Retrieved Information in Persian Articles Database: Survey of M.A Students of Shiraz University

Hassan Moghaddaszadeh

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2019

  Retrieving relevant information on the Internet and identifying the related information to the real needs are not an easy task for many users. So the main objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of search strategies on the relevance of retrieved information in domestic article databases. Considering ...  Read More

Comparing the Citations Counts and Altmetrics of the Top Medical Science Journals in Scopus

Mozhdeh Salajegheh; Sareh Dayari

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2019

  Early altmetric investigations have focused on measuring the correlations between citation and altmetrics to partially validate the new metrics articles (Thelwall, Haustein, Larivière, & Sugimoto, 2013; Priem, & Hemminger, 2010; Costas, Zahedi, & Wouters, 2014). The main aim of this research ...  Read More

New Educational System and Information and Communication Technology’s Influence on the Process of Information Seeking behavior: Case of Students of Islamic higher Education

Zohre Eftekhar; Soraya Ziaei; Hadi Sharif Moghaddam

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2019

  Assessment of students’ ability to cope with a new educational system and Information technology in Islamic Higher education-based setting may provide information with which to develop effective interventions to improve the process of information seeking behavior in the future. This study aims to identify ...  Read More

Quality Evaluation of Academic Thesis Abstracts Based on ANSI / NISO Z39.14 (R2015) Standard: A Case Study

Maryam Karimi; Maryam Kazerani; Maryam Shekofteh; Hassan Jahanihashemi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2019

  Abstracts are regarded as valuable tools in assessing the relevance of documents during information retrieval. The determination of abstract compliance based on international standards is one of the methods which can be used for generating qualified information, reducing costs and establishing aligned ...  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