Content Management in The Knowledge Age: Why We Launched International Journal of Digital Content Management (IJDCM).

Mohammad Hassanzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2020, , Pages 1-8

  Advances in information and communication technology (ICT) have accelerated the transformation process of entities from physical to more conceptual formalities. Entering the world of concepts, on the one hand, has transformed the relations between beings, and on the other hand, has facilitated the grounds ...  Read More

Digital Content Management: An Amalgam of All Disciplines

Mohammad Hassanzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, , Pages 1-10

  Although digital content is a widely institutionalized reality at the present age, its management issues and challenges have not been sufficiently explained. One of the most important deterrents to effective digital content management (DCM) is a single-dimensional, disciplinary and sectoral perspective ...  Read More

Virtual Transformation: The Journey Which Will Complete the Digital Transformation

Mohammad Hassanzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 5 , June 2022, , Pages 1-11

  The term “virtual” has been associated with real-world businesses and entities in recent years. Until a few years ago, the notion of “virtual” encompassed spaces such as websites, information networks, digital libraries, etc. But today, most of the citizens' time is spent in completely ...  Read More

Virtual Reality and Its Implications on Digital Content Management

Mohammad Hassanzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 3 , March 2021, , Pages 11-23

  Virtual reality (VR) transcends the boundaries of the disciplines and lifestyles of different generations. The entanglement of digital content with the capabilities of artificial intelligence, graphic simulation, cultural coordinates, and economics has given rise to an amalgam of methods. The reality ...  Read More

Bibliometric Study of Publications in Conference Proceedings of SRFLIS Summit during 2014-2019

KP Singh; Harish Chander; Rajul Sharma

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2020, , Pages 9-26

  The purpose of the study is to conduct bibliometric analysis of the research articles of SRFLIS Summit- International Conferences held during the year 2014-2019 and investigate the various dimensions of bibliometric study. The paper conducts bibliometric analysis of 220 articles which were published ...  Read More

Building Children and Adolescents’ Electronic Book Reading System: A Conceptual Model

Mehdi Alipour-Hafezi; Nastaran Saberi; Hamidreza Radfar

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, , Pages 11-38

  Purpose: Regarding the design of an applicable electronic book reading system for children and adolescents, this study struggles to prepare a conceptual model in this case.Method: So we used the quantitative approach and the Delphi method to analyze data. In this regard, criterion-based sampling is used ...  Read More

Information Seeking Behavior of School Students in Delhi:A Comparative Study

KP Singh; Nitu Sinha

Volume 3, Issue 5 , June 2022, , Pages 12-25

  Purpose: The study attempts to understand the information-seeking behavior of school students of Delhi. Method: It included sources for initiation resources, preferred language, the method used to search information resources, time spent on e- search, etc. The data for the study was collected from ...  Read More

Designing the Conceptual Model of Digital Library Evaluation using the Fuzzy Delphi Method

Mitra Samiei

Volume 2, Issue 3 , March 2021, , Pages 25-43

  Purpose: The present paper aims at identifying and extracting the dimensions, components, and criteria of digital library evaluation based on experts` opinions and the 5S conceptual framework of Goncalves.Methodology: This was an applied, documentary, and survey research making the best use of the fuzzy ...  Read More

Ranking of production and management risks of digital resources in digital libraries by means of Shanon Entropy and Fuzzy TOPSIS Techniques

Mitra Samiei; Somayeh Farzadi; Mahdi Taheri

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2020, , Pages 27-42

  Purpose: The present research has been done with a view to evaluation and ranking of production and management of digital resources in the supply chain of digital libraries.Methodology: The present research is essentially an applied one and the method employed, has been descriptive survey based on Shanon ...  Read More

An Analytical Approach to Categorize Knowledge Organization Systems (KOSs) in Digital Content Engineering and Management

Maziar Amirhosseini

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, , Pages 39-48

  Purpose: The principal purpose of the present article is to analyze the technical mechanisms and the categorization procedure of thesaurus, ontology, and their types in storage and retrieval of digital and non-digital content. The types of knowledge organization systems (KOSs) which are addressed in ...  Read More

How to Build a Knowledge Management System in Digital Era? A Theoretical Framework


Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2020, , Pages 43-54

  In the contemporary era man has become much focused on implication of technology in every sector associated with human development. Knowledge being indispensable center of attention attracts the interest of the researchers to deal with its management from generation to dissemination and ultimately to ...  Read More

Library and Information Science Education in India: Growth, Development, Problems and Prospects

KP Singh; Devashri K Shastri

Volume 2, Issue 3 , March 2021, , Pages 45-61

  The purpose of the study is to explore the history and growth of the Indian LIS education system, its sustainability, and describe a critical review of recent UGC proposed Learning Outcomes-based Curriculum Framework (LOCF) syllabi. The formal LIS education which was started before independence with ...  Read More

Indicators Related to Theorizing Measurement (a Capacity Measurement Framework)

Hamid Reza Mahmoodi; Mohammad Hassanzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, , Pages 49-69

  Purpose: Relatively much research has been done into theorizing and its importance. However, the number of studies related to the understanding of contexts is very negligible and so far no framework has been provided including indicators and evaluation methods. This research has been done with the aim ...  Read More

Semantically Integrating Digital Libraries: Proposed Architecture

Mehdi Alipour Hafezi

Volume 3, Issue 5 , June 2022, , Pages 51-77

  Purpose: Library users need to have integrated access to digital library content and services. Preparing these services needs syntactic and semantic interoperability infrastructure. Nowadays most digital library applications syntactically have the ability to exchange with each other. Therefore the purpose ...  Read More

Identifying and Modeling Factors Affecting Success or Failure of Gamification in Organizational Training

Mojtaba Vahidi-Asl; Zohre Jaafari-Far; Faezeh Aghazadeh-Par; Mohsen Haji Zeinolabedini

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2020, , Pages 55-84

  The importance of training in organizations cannot be overlooked. This has motivated organizational decision-makers to look for new ways for achieving proper training in order to reach their organizational goals. Nowadays, one of new approaches to realize the training and gaining an effective output ...  Read More

Evaluation of COVID-19 Spread Effect on the Commercial Instagram Posts using ANN: A Case Study on The Holy Shrine in Mashhad, Iran

Mohammad Javad Shooshtari; Hossein Etemadfard; Rouzbeh Shad

Volume 2, Issue 3 , March 2021, , Pages 63-97

  The widespread deployment of social media has helped researchers access an enormous amount of data in various domains, including the the COVID-19 pandemic. This study draws on a heuristic approach to classify Commercial Instagram Posts (CIPs) and explores how the businesses around the Holy Shrine were ...  Read More

How Can We Equip Academic Libraries with IoT Technologies: Practical Guidelines

Mahdi Mohammadi; Mehri Ezadi Yegane

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, , Pages 71-84

  Background: The advancement of information technologies has many effects on library services and collection management. Most of the librarians and library managers would like to work in libraries with a focus on modern devices and technologies.Purpose: The purpose of this study is to examine applying ...  Read More

Social Media and Human Resource Management Approach: The Transformation Model Design

Masoumeh Babaei; Abolfazl Danaei; Farshad Faezi Razi

Volume 3, Issue 5 , June 2022, , Pages 78-120

  Purpose: The present article has been written to review studies in the field of social media evolution in human resources and the gaps in this research. This review paper is expected to motivate further research initiatives regarding the role of social media in different HRM practices.Method: The paper ...  Read More

Online Learning Initiatives and Its Effects on Teaching-Learning Process During the Covid-19 Pandemic


Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2020, , Pages 85-108

  Introduction: Online learning is a technologically facilitated learning process using web sites, personal computers (PCs), tablet, cell phones, learning management system (LMS), televisions (TVs), radios, computers, mobile phone, laptop, desktop etc. from a remote distance. Online learning has changed ...  Read More

Clustering of the Iranian Asthma and Allergy Specialists' Clinical Information-Seeking Behavior by Neural Network Analysis

Sedigheh Mohammadesmaeil

Volume 2, Issue 3 , March 2021, , Pages 99-113

  Introduction: The aim of this study was to determine the information retrieval and information therapy behavior of Asthma and allergy specialists in the country, based on cohonen self-organized neural network model.Methods: The methodology of the present study, which is an applied study in terms of purpose, ...  Read More

University Libraries Reaction to Covid-19 Pandemic: The Foremost Central Libraries in Iran

Azam Najafgholinejad; Sedigheh Shakeri

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, , Pages 85-97

  Purpose: The purpose of this study is to explore the university libraries’ responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and determine their services patterns.Method: This study is a qualitative exploration by collecting data through phone and online interviews of selected heads or assistants of thirteen ...  Read More

The Perception of Iranian Teachers on Online Teaching Using Digital Carrier During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mila Malekolkalami

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2020, , Pages 109-126

  Purpose: School closures in Iran during the COVID-19 pandemic have caused a movement wave to hold classes online. Although, there had been some online classes for some courses, online teaching, and learning for students and school teachers have been an unprecedented experience; consequently, most teachers ...  Read More

Challenges of Creating and Operating Digital Libraries in the Digital Age in Iran

Maryam Moghadami; Hassan Mantegh; Mila Malekolkalami

Volume 2, Issue 3 , March 2021, , Pages 115-130

  One of the most important issues for libraries in the age of digital transformation is digital content management from the perspective of resource digitization. The purpose of this article is to examine the challenges of implementing and implementing digital libraries in Iran and to provide solutions ...  Read More

Modeling the Development of Future Managers Based on the Management of Talent and Personality Types in the Digital Age (Case Study: Social Security Organization of Iran)

Hasan Asali; Sayyed Mohammad Reza Davoodi; Sayyed Hamid Reza Mirtavousi

Volume 3, Issue 5 , June 2022, , Pages 121-146

  Purpose: The purpose of this study is to design and explain the development model of future managers based on talent management and personality types with the grounded theory approach in the headquarters of the National Social Security Organization.Method: This research was conducted with a qualitative-inductive ...  Read More

The Semantically Rich Learning Environments: A Systematic Literature Review

Hamidreza Rostami; Shaban Elahi; Ali Moeini; Alireza Hassanzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, , Pages 99-125

  Purpose: The research is intended to extract repetitive themes in the field of semantic-rich learning and to express the basic opportunities and challenges therein.Method: The method applied was to review the articles published in the WOS database, during the years 2000 to 2020 by using the paradigm ...  Read More