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Understanding the Impact of the Dark Web on Society: A Systematic Literature Review

Lizzy Ofusori; Rimuljo Hendradi

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 1-21


  The dark web is considered an expansion of the deep web, intentionally hidden from the surface web. It can only be accessed with a particular group of browsers that allow the user to stay anonymous while navigating the dark web. With the untraceable hidden layer of the Internet and the anonymity of the ...  Read More

Analyzing the Impact of Social Collaborations on Influence Identification in Scientific Literature Analytic: An Analysis on ResearchGate and Academia

Mitali Desai; Rupa Mehta; Dipti Rana

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 23-38


  Influence identification, one of the compelling applications of Social Network Analysis (SNA) is gaining immense attention in scientific literature analytics. Existing influence identification techniques in the scientific domain majorly explore scientific collaborations (co-author and co-citation networks) ...  Read More

Altmetric Indices in the Field of Oncology: Journal Level

Elaheh Hosseini; Samira Falsafi

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 39-65


  The study aims to analyze altmetric indices at the journal level in the field of oncology and also examine the relationship between altmetric indicators and citation-based indicators of the journals. The study includes an analytical approach. Altmetric indices were exported from Altmetric Explorer database, ...  Read More

Cloud Computing in Context with Library and Information Science (LIS): A Scientometric Analysis and Knowledge Mapping

Md Safiqur Rahaman; Umakant Bhakt Vaishali

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 67-82


  Cloud computing (CC) has been a buzzword in recent years. The application of cloud computing has been seen in almost all domains. It has also sparked interest in Libraries and the Information field because it provides new solutions to the emerging problem. The study aims to map LIS's global cloud computing ...  Read More

Analyzing the Global Big Data Maturity Model Domains for Better Adoption of Big Data Projects

Soukaina Mouhib; Houda Anoun; Mohammed Ridouani; Larbi Hassouni

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 83-102


  For many years now, big data has revolutionized the world. Today, companies know that creating the most value from their data is essential for their growth. However, not all big data projects are successful; in fact, it is fundamental for companies to make the correct assessment of their capabilities ...  Read More

Library and Information Science
Conceptual Framework of Components and Indicators of the Scholarly Publication System: Systematic Review

Afrooz Hamrahi; Roya Pournaghi; Dariush Matlabi

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 103-130


  This paper provides a systematic review of scientific resources to determine the components and indicators of the scholarly publication system. The research community includes 1070 documents from Scopus and the Web of Science databases. Another researcher was used to determine the degree of accuracy, ...  Read More

Impact of Online Service Convenience on Adoption of Electronic Information Resources

Sachin Kumar; Vinod Kumar; M Vandana; Dharminder Batra

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 131-147


  The present study elaborated on the impact of online service convenience on the adoption intention and adoption of electronic information resources. Factors of service convenience have been identified as access convenience, search convenience, evaluation convenience, transaction convenience, and possession/ ...  Read More

Assessing Information Literacy Skills of Teacher Trainee Students: Experiences from a Ghanaian College of Education

Deborah Appiah; Christiana KWAAH; Nasir Asiedu

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 149-164


  Information literacy is an essential skill of the 21st century in pursuing information and knowledge. Incorporating it into the College of Education curriculum should be an integral education component. A survey research approach was used to identify different information literacy skills possessed by ...  Read More

The Information Richness Assessment of Information Security Awareness in Iranian Cloud Storage Users: Case Study of iCloud

Mahnam Zamani Kalajahi; Soulmaz Zardary; Shima Mardi

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 165-187


  Cloud storage technology is attracting more attention due to the increasing implementation of technology in everyday life. The present study aims to assess Iranian iCloud users' richness of information security awareness at the three levels of knowledge, attitude, and behavior, based on six aspects required ...  Read More

Measuring Data Quality of Theses and Dissertations in the Data Preparation Stage of Registration Systems

Mohammad Javad Ershadi; Amirmahan Mohseni; Seyed Taghi Akhavan Niaki

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 189-213


  Today, academic research plays a very influential role in the economic development of countries. These researches are often recorded and disseminated in the form and structure of theses and dissertations in scientific institutes. The better the quality of this data in the systems that collect and distribute ...  Read More

Efficacy of Knowledge Management Tools in Support of University Library Operations

Rexwhite Tega Enakrire; Hanlie Smuts

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 215-233


  Knowledge Management tools (KMTs) have become the engine oil that lubricates the various library operations carried out on daily basis in university libraries. The librarians rely on the execution of different tasks through the support of KMTs and the application of tacit knowledge. The purpose of this ...  Read More

Information Literacy Learning Environment of Primary Schools in Iran: An Exploratory Study

Somayeh Akhshik; Mohammad Zerehsaz; Babak Dashti Garmi

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 235-257


   This study aims to identify the characteristics of the information literacy learning environment (ILLE) for primary school students in Iran. This research was done by qualitative method and using content analysis. The statistical population was divided into two parts: 1) literature related to the ...  Read More

Mendeley Readership and Scopus Citation: A Comparison Study in Nursing

Asefeh Asemi; Pooya Rasti

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 259-274


  The quantitative research study used scientometrics methods to compare the readership of nursing journal articles shared on Mendeley and the frequency of citations of these articles in Scopus. The sample size included all articles published in 110 nursing journals over two years, and the data was collected ...  Read More

Information Management
Recognizing Components of Sustainable Performance Management: An Illustration of Bibliometric Networks Based on Meta-Synthesis Approach

zahra bagheri; Mir Ali Seyed Naghavi; Vajhollah Ghorbanizadeh; Hosein Aslipour

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 275-294


  Managers strive for comprehensive, reliable, and flexible solutions to evaluate their organization's performance. Nonetheless, recognizing practical performance components has always remained relatively unanswered among managers and researchers. Accordingly, the present study aims to identify the elements ...  Read More

Bibliometric Study of Defence Science Journal during 1994-2020 Based on Web of Science Database

Gyanajeet Yumnam; Ibohal Singh Ch.; Sofia Devi Rajkumari

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 293-308


  Defence Science Journal (DSJ) is the Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO), India's peer-reviewed research journal in defense science and technology research. This paper presents a bibliometric analysis of 1855 scholarly communications published in the journal during 1994 and 2020. ...  Read More

A Bibliometric Analysis in Web of Science Publications for Obtaining Global Research Trends and Hot Topics in Library and Information Science

Sirous Panahi; Somayeh Ghaffari; Mahshid Lotfi

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 309-328


  This research aimed to specify research trends in Library and Information Science (LIS) from 2011 to 2020 and hot papers in this field from July 2020 to July 2021 in the Web of Science (WoS) database. This research was of the type applied, scientometric, and descriptive. The study population was all ...  Read More

Liposomes, The Attractive Vehicles for Drug Delivery: A Scientometric Mapping of Web of Science Indexed Literature

Sayequa Shujauddin Dandoti; Khadeeja MN Ansari; Md Safiqur Rahaman

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2023, Pages 329-355


  The Liposome is a spherical-shaped vesicle composed of one or more phospholipid bilayers, closely resembling cell membranes' structure. It has a novel drug delivery system (NDDS); the lipid bilayer can fuse with other bilayers, such as the cell membrane, thus delivering the liposome contents. The present ...  Read More