Editor-in-Chief Lecture
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

Original Article
Building children and adolescents’ electronic book reading system: a conceptual model

Mehdi Alipour Hafezi; Nastaran Saberi; mitra samiei; Hamidreza Radfar

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


  Regarding to design an applicable electronic book reading system for children and adolescent, this study’s struggle is to prepare a conceptual model. We used quantitative approach and Delphi method in order to analyze data. In this regard, criterion based sampling is used to identify the research ...  Read More

Original Article
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

Original Article
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

Original Article
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

Original Article
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

Original Article
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

Original Article
An Evaluation of the Usability of Tourism Destination Websites of Iran and Malaysia: an ANP and DEMATEL Hybrid Method

Niloofar Abbaspoor; Rasoul Mohammad Ali Pour; Fatemeh Bagheri

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, Pages 127-147


  Background: Official websites of tourism destinations provide an important digital content and are considered as widely-used tools of introducing destinations and presenting tourism products to the potential tourists. Improving the usability of websites helps the tourism destinations in achieving their ...  Read More

Original Article
Impact of Social Media Marketing on Consumer-Based Brand Equity for Tourism Destination: Evidence from Isfahan, Iran

Niloufar Hadianfar

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, Pages 149-170


  Background: Destination branding and social media strategy may be a major and strong marketing and promotional tool for destination marketers. Today tourism has been greatly affected by social media platforms. Besides being a major source of information, these tools can facilitate the interaction process ...  Read More

Original Article
Studying "Bounce Rate" and "Average Visit Duration" on the Iranian University Library Websites: Correlation Analysis

Maryam Tavosi; Nader Naghshineh

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, Pages 171-183


  Purpose: Nowadays, average visit duration through the university library websites and bounce rate of the web users, are two important factors from the standpoint of Google Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The main objective of this paper is to study the two mentioned factors in Iranian university library ...  Read More

Original Article
Thematic Clusters of the Intellectual Structure in the Field of Digital Content Management

Elaheh Hosseini; Kimiya Taghizadeh Milani; Mohammad Shaker Sabetnasab

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, Pages 185-203


  Purpose: The research aims to visualize and analyze co-word network, and thematic clusters of the intellectual structure in the field of digital content management during 2010-2020.Method: The study is applied research with a descriptive approach which is conducted by techniques of co-word, and social ...  Read More

Original Article
Digital Content Management: Systematic Review

Hamideh Jafari Pavarsi; Hamideh Asadi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, Pages 206-216


  Purpose The purpose of this paper is to review and analyze the management, pattern of “Digital Content” based on research published and represent an overview of subjects, methodologies, contexts, and other features which are highlighted in these works.Method: In this study, the systematic ...  Read More

Playing From The Front: A Story of Unfolded Acts of a Library & Information Science Teacher Hardcove by Singh, K.P.

Manish Kumar

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, Pages 229-232


  This book primarily personified the diversified academic, research and professional developmental activities undertaken by the author while working on various capacities and platforms. The distinctive presentation of thought contents in the domain of library and information science, education, research ...  Read More

Handbook of Research on Digital Content Management and Development in Modern Libraries by Thanuskodi, S.

Maryam Moghadami

Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, Pages 233-243


  Libraries have long been involved in content management due to their mission and task, but with the advent of the digital age, this content has changed from print to digital. Digital content management is related to storing, organizing, indexing and monitoring digital content used by an organization. ...  Read More

Original Article


Volume 2, Issue 2 , January 2021, Pages 217-228


  The purpose of this study is to research factors associated with knowledge distribution that managers can leverage to ensure a strong innovation management process and successfully deliver technological innovations to the intended consumer. These approaches have strengths and weaknesses of their own ...  Read More