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Does the Centrality Degree of Latin American Countries Predict their Citation Based Performance on Management Research?

Guillermo Armando Ronda-Pupo

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015

Abstract
  The aim of this paper is to determine if the centrality degree and density of Latin-American and Caribbean countries (LA-C) predicts their citation based performance in academic research in the management discipline. For our analysis, we use publication data of the Social Science Citation Index in the ...  Read More

Citation to Target Journal; A Motivation Based on Normative Citing Conformity

Saeideh Ebrahimy; Farideh Osareh

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015

Abstract
  Research on citation behaviors shows that authors tend to cite the articles of the journals to which they have sent their own articles to be published (Target Journal). Experts in this field have clarified this phenomenon in different ways. The present study follows different explanatory presentations ...  Read More

Scholarly Communication of the Vikalpa from 2003-2012: A Scientometric Analysis

Gavisiddappa Anandhalli; Danappa Pattar

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015

Abstract
  The paper explores the research productivity of the Journal Vikalpa for the    period of 2003-2012, which is indexed in the EBSCO on-line database. Various quality aspects of the 437 research articles published in the period were studied. The study elaborates on various aspects of the journal such ...  Read More

The Role of Different Journal Access Models in Meeting the Information Needs of Shiraz University Researchers

Aida Pooladian; Hajar Sotudeh

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015

Abstract
  The aim of the present study is to investigate and compare the role of journals with different access models (including print, database, print/database subscriptions) as well as unsubscribed models in meeting the information needs of Shiraz University researchers. Using a bibliometric method, the communication ...  Read More

Effective Factors on Information and Communication Technology Usage by University Teachers; a Case Study of Kharazmi University

Zohreh Khoshneshin Langroudi

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to investigate the factors effecting Information and Communication Technology (ICT) usage in Kharazmi University in Iran and provide insight into the teachers' points of views. Among 300 university teachers, 97 were selected randomly to answer the questionnaire. A researcher-made ...  Read More

Correlation between Content and Traffic of the Universities’ Website

Bahram Kalhor; Alireza Nikravanshalmani

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015

Abstract
  The purpose of this study is to analyse the correlation between content and traffic of 21,485 academic websites (universities and research institutes). The achieved result is used as an indicator which shows the performance of the websites for attracting more visitors. This inspires a best practice for ...  Read More

Creating Appropriate Corpus for Information Retrieval and Natural Language Processing in Persian Language

Zahra Abdolhosseini; Mohammad Reza Keyvanpour

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015

Abstract
  Persian natural language processing (NLP) researchers have many limitations to access linguistic tools which are suitable for text processing. Therefore, researchin Persian text processing is very limited. Since dataset is an important requirement for experiments and their evaluation, we aimed to create ...  Read More