Saeed Rezaei Sharifabadi

Saeed Rezaei Sharifabadi
Alzahra University · Faculty of Education and Psychology

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Introduction
Professor Saeed Rezaei Sharifabadi holds a MA in library and information science from Tehran University. He is a PhD Graduate of the UNSW, Sydney Australia. He is Ex-Deputy National Archivist of Iran and currently works as Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs at Alzahra University. Saeed conducts research in Communication and Media, Use of Technologies in Libraries, Archives and Museums. His current project is 'srezaei2017'.
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July 2017 - November 2017
Alzahra University
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  • Head of Department
September 1997 - present
Alzahra University
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  • Professor (Full)

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Publications (119)
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The clinical staff encounter important and common information problems which solving them often requires accurate, valid and reliable information that can be accessed and used in the shortest time. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of education and awareness components on the collaborative information seeking behavior among th...
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Objective: The purpose of this paper was to investigate the rate of keywords overlapping in the articles with Bibsonomy labels and accepted descriptors in the Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) in the Scientometrics journals. Methodology: This paper was an applied study based on investigating of overlapping keywords in the articles. The re...
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Objective: Cloud computing is one of the new forms of information services that has attracted a lot of attention in recent years. In order to use the infrastructure and cloud computing services in the archive centers, it is necessary to be located in the cloud space by providing models, services and applications of these centers. Therefore, the aim...
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Universities are one of the leading centers of scientific production. Activities as a university result in producing records and objects that need to be protected and maintained for their permanent value. So archives and museums were created at universities to manage records and objects. Academic archives identify, provide, and preserve sustainable...
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Introduction: The field of CIB includes two important aspects, namely CIS&R, in which various topics are considerable such as recognizing, evaluating, and understanding the behavior of users with common information needs and how to divide their tasks, communication, and performance in the face of different information sources, the method of retriev...
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This research is an attempt to deal with the role of social media in the promotion of the name of universities at international scene. Thus, the analysis of the structure and contents of productions will be the subject of discussion in this research. It should be noted that each social media has unique features and in order to get an ideal result,...
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Purpose The purpose of this paper is to identify the triggers, strategies and outcomes of collaborative information-seeking behaviours of researchers on the ResearchGate social networking site. Design/methodology/approach Data were collected from the population of researchers who use ResearchGate. The sample was limited to the Ph.D. students and a...
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Purpose: This paper has carefully examined the ways social media contents are managed in high ranking universities around the world, in order to propose an appropriate model for Iranian universities. Methods and Research Design: Data about social media records management policy of seven universities was collected by reviewing the websites of 100 to...
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Background and aim: The purpose of this research is to investigate the information-seeking behaviourof Shiraz Islamic Azad University postgraduate students, and how to prioritize and use of various information sources. The research also investigate the role of demographic characteristics in students information-seeking process, as well as use of va...
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Purpose: The purpose of this research is to study the of human resource management strategies effect the Librarians Performance of Urmia University Methodology: This research is applied in terms of its purpose. it is also analytical-survey in terms of its nature. The statistical population of this research is all librarians of Urumieh university li...
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Digital age has relied on information technologies to provide opportunity for presence of people and information products on the Internet and social networks. The deaths of users will take up a lot of web space. Business start-up companies aiming to make money, doing business with the title of the posthumous digital industry (DIA). The purpose of t...
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Purpose: Examining the posibiliy of setting up an archive for preserving Tehran Metorpolitan area Municiparly records. Method and Research Design: Views of 65 stakeholders, including Tehran Metropolitan Area Councilors, expert members of the Arts and Cultural Organization of Tehran Municipality (ACOTM), as well as professional archivists of the Nat...
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Objective: The main weakness of the previous models in the domain of organizational knowledge creation is the failure to consider psychological aspect of people and information technology. Based on the theoretical literature on knowledge management, if consider individuals, processes and information technology as major elements for knowledge manage...
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Purpose: Carrying out a feasibility study for setting up an archive in the Office of Air Accidents of the Iranian Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). Method and Research Design: For data gathering, observations and interviews were carried out. For developing a checklist and a questionnaire we consulted ISO/IEC and 10443 INSO standards as well as l...
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Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the Information and Media literacy of librarian in Tehran’s public libraries. Methodology: The method of this study is descriptive- analytical approach that describes the status of Information and Media literacy literacy librarians. In the first stage, selected 150 librarians that work at the public...
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Purpose: The purpose of this study is answering to the question whether FRBR have a semiotic structure? Can FRBR model Be evaluated on the basis of semiotics? Method: conceptual analysis. Concepts of models by two prominent theorist semiotics field, "Saussure and Pierce" has been studied and the comparative study of the concepts discussed in these...
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هدف: هدف از پژوهش حاضر، مقایسه وضعیت کیفیت خدمات و نوآوری کتابخانه های تخصصی و دانشگاهی شهر یزد است.روش: این پژوهش از نوع کاربردی بوده و به روش پیمایشی و با استفاده از ابزار پرسشنامه و نرم-افزارهای لینگو و اس.پی.اس.اس.22 انجام گرفته است. کتابخانه های مورد بررسی بر حسب شاخص-های ورودی نوآوری و شاخص های خروجی کیفیت خدمات مورد ارزیابی قرار گرفتند. یافت...
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هدف: هدف از پژوهش حاضر بررسی وضعیت تولیدات علمی کشورهای خاورمیانه در حوزه هوش مصنوعی طی سال‌های 1996 تا 2014 میلادی و میزان پیشرفت علمی آنهاست. روش‌شناسی: این پژوهش از نوع پژوهش‌های توصیفی- کاربردی علم‌سنجی است که با استفاده از روش کتابخانه‌ای به انجام رسیده است. با جستجوی انجام‌شده در پایگاه اسکوپوس، درمجموع 376709 مدرک طی محدوده سال‌های مربوطه در...
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Purpose: Identifies metadata elements used for the arrangement and description of jewelry, precious and semi-precious stones as museum objects which contain valuable historical, cultural, artistic and much other important information in Iranian museums. Method/Research Design: Foreign and Persian language sources were consulted to identify standard...
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Purpose: This study aimed to inform that familiarity of librarian of Iranian national library about critical theory. Methodology: This is a descriptive study. In this study, data collection tools provided by (Hollister and Schroeder, 2014). Analysis tools are descriptive statistics and inferred statistics. Findings: The findings showed that librari...
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The Role of Telegram, a Social Mobile Network, in Developing The Services of Academic Central Libraries of The Ministry of Science, Research and Technology Between The Managers and Librarians. Behnaz valizadeh, Dr. Saeed Rezaei Sharifabadi, Dr. Abbas Doulani Masters of Library and Information Science. Alzahra University, Urmia Branch .Iran Professo...
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Purpose This study aimed to determine the technical requirements for copyright protection of theses and dissertations for proposing a model for applying in Iran’s National System for Theses and Dissertations (INSTD). Design/methodology/approach This study used a mixed research methodology. Grounded theory was used in the qualitative phase and a...
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Abstract Background and Aim: The socio-cognitive theory introduced in information science by Horland and Alberchtsen. The socio-cognitive view turns the traditional cognitive program upside down. The socio-cognitive theory emphasizes on different cultural and social structures of users. Hence, the aim of the article is to explain the role of socio...
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مدیریت دانش، شامل همۀ رویه‌هایی است که برای اداره دارایی‌های دانشی سازمان لازم است. اگر دانش عینی نتواند در شکل محض خود مشاهده، سازماندهی و مدیریت شود، نمی‌توان از قابلیت‌های آن بهره‌مند شد. براین‌اساس، تنها شناخت روش‌های خلق و ذخیره دانش کافی نیست، بلکه لازم است تا به ضرورت سازماندهی و اشاعه دانش نیز توجه شود. شناختی صحیح از ابزارهای سازماندهی دان...
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This book includes a provocative collection of instructive, informative and inclusive topics of theories of information through an introduction and 11 chapters. The book attempts to cover a vast range of theories of information, communication and knowledge. It is the result of a great project which is funded by the French Institute of Information a...
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Purpose: ISAD elements are compared with the UNIMARC, IRANMARC and MARC21 fields. Methodology: In order to compare elements of ISAD with the fields and subfields of UNIMARC and IRANMARC, a primary comparative table was used. These fields were developed in 2006 with the purpose of provisional implementation of the RASA software. Based on this table,...
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زمینه و هدف: حاشیه‌نشینی و سکونت در زاغه‌ها و حاشیه شهرهای بزرگ، همواره بسترساز معضلات و جرائم فراوانی است. یکی از مهم‌ترین دلایل عمیق شدن این معضلات، فقر آگاهی‌های اجتماعی ساکنان این مناطق است. هدف از این پژوهش بررسی تأثیر حاشیه‌نشینی بر وقوع جرائم اجتماعی، با در نظر گرفتن نظریه شکاف دانش اجتماعی در مناطق حاشیه‌نشین کلان‌شهر زاهدان است. روش‌شناسی:...
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Purpose: Examining coding practice of records in the National Archives of Iran and making recommendations for improvement. Methodology/Approach: This research combines quantitative and qualitative techniques for data collection. A questionnaire was designed and distributed and structured interviews were carried out to collect data about arrangement...
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Background and Aim: This study attempts to show the cybernetics approach on peer reviewing articles to recommend an appropriate solution for increasing the qualitative level of published articles in scientific journals. Method: Heuristic Cybernetics method is suggested, based on the scientific experiences of related researches and also the mathemat...
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This study aims at identifying the requirements for protecting copyright of theses and dissertations in the Iran's National Database of Theses and Dissertations. This research based on grounded theory (GT) and systematic approach and was conducted at three levels of open coding, axial coding and selective coding in order to achieve the research par...
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هدف از این مقاله چگونگی و نقش کاربرد فناوری اطلاعات در آرشیو است. روش / رویکرد پژوهش: در این مقاله با تکیه بر منابع کتابخانه ای و با روش توصیفی تحلیلی به بررسی کاربرد فناوری های جدید اطلاعاتی در آرشیو پرداخته است. یافته ها و نتایج: یافته ها حاکی از آن است که رشد فناوری اطلاعات و ارتباطات در طول سال های اخیر مسیرهای جدیدی برای حفاظت و نگهداری از منا...
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Purpose: This paper examines state of authority control of eminent Ghajarid (19th century) military and civil officials at the National Archives of Iran (NAI), based on the preferences of a panel of experts. Method/Research design: Mixed methodology is applied. Modified classic Delphi technique is used. Data was collected using interviews and quest...
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If archival centers organize archival resources on the basis of safe and global archival standards, then they will be useful for scholars. Bibliographic relations are important and essential in organizing and managing of archives. These relations are predicted for books in libraries by UNIMARC and IRANMARC. So, current research has studied on capab...
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This paper has intended to introduce and study the Ways in Which Coins and Banknotes Were Usually Organized in the Museums of Iran and Compare them with the superior ways in the ground with an emphasis on the famous coin and banknote museums of the world. The study has performed as a survey research and descriptive. Studying relevant sources, parti...
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Purpose: Investigates metadata formats of voice archive in the automation system of the northwestern section of the Islamic Republic of Iranian Broadcasting (IRIB) organization based on YASA standards and users' attitudes. Method/Research Approach: Researcher designed questionnaire is used to collect data was distributed among software developers a...
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Objective: The aim of the present research is to identify required indices in order to implement knowledge sharing and scrutinize its situation in iranian insurance industry. Methodology: The method applied in the current research is descriptive-survey and data was gathered using questionnaire. The research population are from the top managers of i...
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Aim: This research aims to examine criteria for evaluating documentary heritage in Memory of the World Programin order to identify components of such criteria for historical photos of Iran from Qajar era. Method: Data for present research was collected through records analysis, interviews, and Delphi technique. The scope comprised the Memory of the...
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Purpose: Determining the extent to which, as well as the variety of metadata standards are used in the process of digitization Persian manuscripts in databases of the National Library of Iran, Parliamentary Library of Iran, Aastaan Qods Library, Malek Library and Museum. Design/Methodology/Approach: a checklist was employed to collect, and statisti...
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Purpose: This study investigated the applicability of the Resource Description and Access (RDA) standard in the Library, Museum and Document Center of Iran Parliament. Methodology/Approach: This study was a descriptive survey which employed an evaluation checklist to collect the data. The sample for the study included 156 elements of the listing wo...
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Executive, tactical and strategic decisions are common in any organization. At all three levels, examples of data are found and can become useful tools to support their decision. Higher education is also one of the parts that can benefit from data warehouse. The objective of this research is to examine the use of data warehousing in higher educatio...
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Purpose: Library so ware should be designed and presented in such a way that along with comfortable application, it contains various capabilities suitable for different types of search, presenting the results of information retrieval, displaying the information and managing the search history, functional for different types of information resource...
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This research investigates factors of enterprise portals of governmental organizations of Iran. Methods used in this research are literature and descriptive survey. Data was gathered by a researcher-made checklist for enterprise portal factors in the enterprise portals of governmental organizations of Iran. The checklist contains six factors that a...
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Purpose: This study aims to investigate the common methods of organizing coins and bills in museums and to propose a coordinated system for the proper and integrated organization of these museum objects. Methodology/ Approach: The present study is based on descriptive survey method. The theoretical parts of this study have been conducted using libr...
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Purpose: The present research aims to review the policies of collection development for national web archives of some selected countries like Australia, Sweden, France, New Zealand and Great Britain, in order to prepare a checklist proposed for collection development of national web archives. Methodology / Approach: First, the library research meth...
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Purpose: This research aimed to investigate the current status of the National Library and Archives of Iran in terms of necessary knowledge management infrastructures including experts, processes and technology. Design/Methodology /Approach: The research data was gathered using a researcher-designed questionnaire. The questionnaire contained four p...
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Objectives: The present study investigates the state of administration of information technology services in libraries and special information centers in metropolitan Tehran Methodology: A quantitative approach was used using literature survey. 131 libraries and Special Information Center were selected in Tehran Area. Findings: Statistical Analysis...
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Purpose: This research aimed to study the present status of preservation and conservation of the national digital heritage of Iran kept in the National Library and Archives of I.R. Iran (NLAI) from four aspects: 1) the present status of preservation and conservation of the national heritage of Iran in digital format in the NLAI 2) the efficiencies...
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Public libraries are available for anyone who can use it. Unlike other libraries that servicing just for special users, public libraries welcome any kind of people at any age or education. In the future public libraries, some skills are required for librarians. These skills include education, research, information literacy and computer skills. The...
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Purpose: The present research is dealt with a paradigm for the management of digital images of the NLAI(National Archive of Iran) according to the Open Archival Information System(OAIS) reference model. The methodology: The present research is quantative and applies the method of library case study in literature and a descriptive and analytic meth...
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Purpose: Policies applied by every institution or organization identify strategies for their activities and make the employees aware of the scope of their duties and powers. In each policy, there are some standards and elements which are affected by the activities, goals and duties of the related institutions or organizations. This study aimed to i...
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Purpose: The objective of the present study is to propose a model for managing the digital pictures available in the National Archives of Iran, based on the Open Archival Information System (OAIS) Reference model. Methodology/Approach: The present study is based on the quantitative research and library study research method. The descriptive and ana...
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Purpose: This research studies the elements of knowledge portals in non-Iranian university portals and presents a model for designing knowledge-based university portals. Design/Methodology/Approach: A researcher-made checklist (including 33 knowledge portal elements) was used to study 19 university portals. Findings: among the studied portals, the...
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Purpose- The purpose of this study is the identification of existing digital preservation strategies in order to guide organizational activities used to guarantee long-term access to digital materials. Design/methodology/approach- This study was done based on a library review and an examination of literature associated with digital preservation. Di...
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This research studies Iranian children's understanding of the meaning of conceptual signs and icons existing in the user interface of the International Children's Digital Library (ICDL) in order to evaluate the suitability of the user interface of this library for Iranian children. The research method is mainly qualitative; however, quantitative me...
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This project aims to determine the most important descriptive elements required in worksheets for arrangement and description of archival records. The research employed a descriptive survey design and a researcher-made questionnaire was used to collect data. The research population included 7 experts in the field of archives, especially archival ar...
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The purpose of this research was content analysis of the papers published in historical research and archival studies in "Ganjine ye Asnad quarterly". The methodology of the research was content analysis which is one of the research methods for qualitative research. The study population was the papers in the journal from issue 1-69, consisting of 3...
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Introduction: IT ability cognition and End-User recognition is necessary. Inappropriate use of new technology for professional knowledge transmission leads to inadequacy of technology and cost waste. This research was aimed to study current status of information technology usage in sample community, and effective usage of technology via End-Users v...
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This study examines the quality of services at Iran's Central Library of Management and Planning Organization (MPO) from the viewpoint of its users. The research was conducted in two phases: First, the library and its services were compared to the Standards for Special Libraries published by the National Library of Iran (NLI). The library was found...
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The purpose of the present research, carried out as a descriptive survey, is to improve the appraisal methods in Iran's archives by analyzing the process of appraisal in the National Archives of Iran and Canada. The appraisal activity is studied in two aspects i.e. the "Process of Appraisal" and the "Criteria for Appraisal". The percentage of indic...
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The level of reading ability is one of the major indicators of cultural development in a country. Thus, it is essential to identify factors affecting reading habits advancement. Not only women represent half the society, but because of their strong relations among their family members, they play a significant role in transferring reading habits to...
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This study aims to investigate the information needs of sixty nomadic students of the Qashqa’i tribe, Amaleh Clan, Safikhani Family in Fars province, Iran, to present a model for providing them with library services. The study population is both male and female students who study in two boarding schools called Shahid Beheshti and Maleke Ashtar loca...
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This paper considers the current state of recognition and acquisition of records by the National Archives of Iran, and communication with organizations and firms for the transferring of records to the National Archives. The research employed library and analytical survey methods, the tool being a questionnaire designed according to the indicator th...
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The present investigation was aimed to study the scope of presence of Dublin Core metadata elements and HTML meta tags in web pages. Ninety web pages were chosen by searching general search engines (Google, Yahoo and MSN). The scope of metadata elements (Dublin Core and HTML Meta tags) present in these pages as well as existence of a significant co...
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One of the most important factors challenging the issue of "information storage and retrieval" in the Internet environment is the lack of control on authorities, i.e. subject authority control. The present research aims at examining the feasibility of subject authority control of Persian medical databases available on the Net. Based on research met...
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دایرة المعارف نویسی، به معنای امروزی آن، از قرن هجدهم آغاز شد، در حوزه کتابداری و اطلاع رسانی ایران قدمت چندانی ندارد. دایرة المعارف کتابداری و اطلاع رسانی، که جلد اول آن را سازمان اسناد و کتابخانه ملی ایران در سال ۱۳۸۱ منتشر کرد، اولین دایرة المعارف تخصصی در این حوزه در ایران است. این اثر، دارای ۷۵۷ مقاله است که مجموعا ۵۲۳۹ استناد در مآخذ مقالات آ...
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The three main responsibilities of archives are to collect records, preserve them and make them accessible. The first challenge which archives face is the selection of records. Appraisal is in fact a kind of selection according to financial, administrative and archival values of records, in order to decide what should be permanently kept. Due to th...
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Objective: The present investigation studies the status of articles published on Information seeking behavior in Persian journals for the 1996-2009 period. Methodology: Bibliometric method using a checklist was used. Findings: The results indicate that of 81 articles retrieved for the period studied, 92.6 per cent were original papers and 7.4 perce...
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With an increase in the utilization of electronic records, issues about organizing, keeping, preserving, processing and managing such records have arisen. Therefore, this article focuses on the standards for electronic records management which are one of the tools for moving from the management of traditional records to managing electronic records....
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By using content analysis, in this research we studied 63 national archives websites which either English was their default language or had an English version of their website. After the Consultative Assembly and were published in Majlis newspaper, such as fighting against dictatorship and taking loans from other countries. Furthermore, the paper p...
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مدیریت کیفیت فراگیر (TOM) یک فلسفه رهبری و اصول هدایتگری است که با استفاده از روش های بهبود مستمر و مشارکت کارکنان سعی در افزایش کیفیت محصولات و خدمات با هدف رضایت مشتریان دارد. با توجه به اهمیت کتابخانه های دانشگاهی، توجه به مقوله مدیریت کیفیت فراگیر در این کتابخانه ها امری حیاتی بوده و موجب شناسایی وضع موجود، پی بردن به نقاط ضعف و قوت، افزایش مشا...
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هدف این پژوهش، بررسی و مقایسه ویژگیهای ساختاری و محتوائی وبگاه سازمان اسناد و کتابخانه ملی ایران با وبگاه کتابخانه و آرشیو ملی کانادا، در جهت کشف و درک نقاط قوت و ضعف وبگاه سازمان اسناد و کتابخانه ملی ایران و بهتر شدن آن است. ویژگیهای ساختاری و محتوائی وبگاههای موجود که از طریق سیاهه وارسی (چک لیست) با یکدیگر مقایسه شده اند در مجموع ۶۶ مورد اند (۵۱...
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The importance of historical records and documents in revealing the unknown facts about the social and political life of a nation is obvious. Therefore preserving this valuable treasury is absolutely important. Accordingly, one of the important duties of Archive centers is to study and find the best methods of preserving and restoring the archival...
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One of the most important factors challenging the issue of "information storage and retrieval" in the Internet environment is the lack of control on authorities, including subject authority control. The present research aims at examining the feasibility of subject authority control of Persian medical databases available on the Net. Based on researc...