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A Survey of Scientific Publication by the Islamic Azad University from Beginning to ‎February 2013‎

Mahdi Alijanianzadeh; Ali Akbar Saboury

Volume 12, Issue 1 , December 2014

Abstract
  The goal of this paper is evaluation of published scientific documents of Islamic Azad University (IAU) in WOS from the beginning until Feb. 2013. The method of this study was extracting of all published IAU documents that have been indexed in WOS in all field of Science, Social Science and Art & ...  Read More

Usability Evaluation of the Web Pages of the Islamic World Science Citation Center ‎‎(ISC), Islamic Countries SCI database

Rogheyeh Eskrootchi; Tannaz Azadi; Roohangiz Jamshidi Orak; Niloofar Mohaghegh

Volume 12, Issue 1 , December 2014

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to evaluate the web pages of Islamic World Science Citation Center (ISC), the Islamic Countries SCI using Nielsen`s Heuristic Principles and was performed during September 2012. Among Nielsen`s 10 usability heuristic principles, five were covered. Five professional evaluators ...  Read More

Online Journals Influence amongst Iranian Universities

Mohammad Amin Mahdavi; Iran Abedi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , December 2014

Abstract
  Ranking is one of the key measures for evaluating universities.  Progress of research at universities is often measured by the rate of its publications.  It is also common knowledge in the field of research that journal publications owe their success to their impact factor.  However, one of the contributing ...  Read More

Open Access Repositories in Academic and Research Institutions ‎ for the Realization of Nigeria’s Vision 20: 2020‎

Kingsley NwadiutoIgwe

Volume 12, Issue 1 , December 2014

Abstract
  The generation, acquisition, utilization and application of knowledge/ information is an indispensable factor for growth and development. Nigeria’s vision 20: 2020 is a blueprint designed for the development of the country with emphasis on making it one of the top developed economies by the year 2020. ...  Read More

Information Seeking Anxiety: Concept, Measurement and Preliminary Research

Mohammad amin Erfanmanesh; Abrizah Abdullah; Noor Harun Abdul Karim

Volume 12, Issue 1 , December 2014

Abstract
  This study aims to introduce the information seeking anxiety construct as a phenomenon among postgraduate students. It also presents the Information Seeking Anxiety Scale (ISAS) as a valid and reliable instrument. Further, the current study investigates the prevalence of information seeking anxiety among ...  Read More

Information Literacy in Distance Education Universities in Iran: a Case Study of ‎ Payame Noor University

Hadi Sharif Moghaddam; Ensieh Malekian Fard

Volume 12, Issue 1 , December 2014

Abstract
  Teaching information literacy needs to become a core activity at academic libraries in distance education universities. Innovative programs have been developed to promote information literacy to ensure students success as lifelong learners. This study has been done to evaluate information literacy of ...  Read More

Survival of the Print Book! The Falsifiability Approach towards an Inductive Belief

Dariush Alimohammadi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , December 2014

Abstract
  Looks at the historical and philosophical roots of the reasoning and defines the induction as the most popular style of reasoning. Discusses the problem of induction and its complexities through an example. Explains one of the solutions provided for the problem of induction; i.e. the falsifiability theory. ...  Read More