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The Motivation Of Senior Citizens In Visiting Public Libraries In Developing Country, Nove E. Variant Anna, Dessy Harisanty 2019 Faculty of Vocational Studies, Universitas Airlangga

The Motivation Of Senior Citizens In Visiting Public Libraries In Developing Country, Nove E. Variant Anna, Dessy Harisanty

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

This study aims to describe the motivation of senior citizens in visiting public libraries in Surabaya. This research uses a desciptive qualitative approach. Data collection is done through questionnaires and interviews with elderly respondents who ever visit the Surabaya Public Libraries. The population of this study includes elderly library users (aged 60 years and over) and they have experience visit public libraries in Surabaya. The motivation of the senior citizens can be divided into two, namely intrinsic and extrinsic motivation. The recommendation from this paper related to collection, facility, and services improvement, including providing special space for senior citizen in ...


Research Productivity Of Faculty Working In Christian Institutions Of Higher Education In India: A Bibliometric Analysis, Melvin Jebaraj 2019 Alagappa University

Research Productivity Of Faculty Working In Christian Institutions Of Higher Education In India: A Bibliometric Analysis, Melvin Jebaraj

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Bibliometric analysis of Research productivity of faculty working in Christian institutions of higher education in India using Web of Science database from 1989 to 2016.In this study Karunya University, Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu is in the top of all other institutions with 934 records (25.27%), followed by Mar Ivanios College, Trivandrum in Kerala with 365 records (9.88. Annual Growth Rate of publication output of CHEIs is the highest in 2008 (0.96) followed by 2006(0.95) and 1992 (0.60). Top 10 author-wise research output of Indian Christian Higher Education Institution author Joe IH gets highest ...


Differences Between Faculty Members And Research Scholars In Use Of E-Resources, Anil Kumar Siwach 2019 Maharshi Dayanand University

Differences Between Faculty Members And Research Scholars In Use Of E-Resources, Anil Kumar Siwach

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Purpose: The present study investigates the differences between faculty and research scholars in terms of e-resource use, methods of use, purpose, hindrances faced and search strategies.

Methodology: The study was conducted in five universities of North India using survey method. Stratified random sampling was used for selection of the samples and the final data consisted of 668 respondents including 252 faculty members and 416 research scholars. Mann Whitney test was conducted for testing of hypotheses.

Findings: In the study it was found that the faculty members used e-resources more in comparison to the research scholars. Significant differences were observed in ...


The Evaluation Of Organizational Climate In College Libraries And Its Relation With Clients’ Satisfaction, Farzad Zabani, Maryam Shekofteh (Corresponding authour), Maryam Kazerani, Farid Zayeri 2019 Department of Medical Library and Information Science, Faculty of Paramedical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

The Evaluation Of Organizational Climate In College Libraries And Its Relation With Clients’ Satisfaction, Farzad Zabani, Maryam Shekofteh (Corresponding Authour), Maryam Kazerani, Farid Zayeri

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Purpose: Healthy organizational climate have an important role in the promotion of customer services. The aim of this research is to evaluate the organizational climate of the college libraries and its relation to the clients’ satisfaction.

Methodology: Research population is the staff and the clients of the college libraries of Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences. The climateQUAL questionnaire was used to assess the libraries organizational climate. A researcher-made questionnaire was used to evaluate clients’ satisfaction. Descriptive statistics and Spearman’s correlation coefficient were applied in SPSS 19 for data analysis.

Findings: The organizational climate score of the libraries was ...


Al-Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University: A Bibliometric Research Profile, Sulaiman Khalid Al Fouzan, Ikram Ul Haq, Raken Khalid Al Fouzan 2019 Medical Student, Al-Imam Muhammad ibn Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Al-Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University: A Bibliometric Research Profile, Sulaiman Khalid Al Fouzan, Ikram Ul Haq, Raken Khalid Al Fouzan

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Aim: To investigate the status of research productivity and publication trends of Al-Imam Mohammad ibn Saud Islamic University (IMSIU) during the period of 2009 to 2018.

Method: A quantitative and retrospective research method was used. Publications data of IMSIU researchers have been retrieved from Scopus database published during the period of ten years from January 2009 to December 2018. The retrieved dataset has been transferred in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet to analyse the bibliometric indicators, as the growth of publications by year, subject stratification, national and international collaboration, frequently used journals and productive authors.

Results: IMSIU affiliated researchers have produced 2010 ...


Pharmacotherapeutic Study Of Antiretroviral Therapy For Hiv/Aids Patients At The Federal Medical Centre, Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria, Isiaka Adebowale Ayeni Pharm., Adelanwa Oludele Itiola Prof, Tajudeen Temitayo Adebayo Dr. 2019 Department of Pharmaceutical Services, Federal Medical Centre, Owo, Nigeria

Pharmacotherapeutic Study Of Antiretroviral Therapy For Hiv/Aids Patients At The Federal Medical Centre, Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria, Isiaka Adebowale Ayeni Pharm., Adelanwa Oludele Itiola Prof, Tajudeen Temitayo Adebayo Dr.

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

A 6-12 months retrospective study is made of HAART utilization in cases of HIV/AIDS patients at Federal Medical Centre, Owo, Nigeria. The objective to evaluate the rational pharmacotherapeutic approach to the management of the retroviral disease. Sixty two (62) antiretroviral drug-naive HIV/AIDS patients, which comprise of (19) 30.65% males with a mean age of 37.15±8.55 years and (43) 69.35% females with a mean age of 35.68±9.75 years case files are reviewed. The data used for this study was extracted from the clinical records of the Hospital. Sixty six percent of ...


Research In Dentistry At Saudi Arabia: Analysis Of Citation Impact, Ikram Ul Haq, Khalid Al Fouzan 2019 College of Dentistry, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, King Abdullah International Medical Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Research In Dentistry At Saudi Arabia: Analysis Of Citation Impact, Ikram Ul Haq, Khalid Al Fouzan

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Aim: The study aims to assess the Saudi Arabian publications on dentistry and their citation impact as reflected in the Web of Science (WoS).

Methods: WoS database categorized dental research under “Dentistry Oral Surgery Medicine”. Dental sciences publications with citation impact by Saudi Arabian affiliated authors produced during 2009-2018 have been searched by using suitable searching strategy and dental research of 10 randomly selected countries has been carried out for comparison. The downloaded data was transferred into Microsoft Excel format to measure the bibliometric indicators and citation impact of publications.

Results: A total of 1,771 documents on dentistry were ...


Human-Machine Communication And The Burden Of Reaching Internal Publics: Does Technology Acceptance Model Play A Role?, Greg H. Ezeah, Ogechi Eucharia Okwumba, Gever Verlumun Celestine, Wogu Joseph 2019 University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Human-Machine Communication And The Burden Of Reaching Internal Publics: Does Technology Acceptance Model Play A Role?, Greg H. Ezeah, Ogechi Eucharia Okwumba, Gever Verlumun Celestine, Wogu Joseph

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

The objective of this study was to examine how variablesss from Technology Acceptance Model (TAM) play a role in determining the use of digital interfaces for internal communication in public service institutions. The researchers also examined the most preferred digital interface for internal communication among employees of public service institutions as well as the relationship between internal communication and public service delivery. A total of 385 respondents working in a public service institution took part in the study. The questionnaire was the instrument for data collection. To analyse the results, the researcher used both descriptive and inferential statistics. The result ...


Challenges And Problems In Transferring An In-House System Based Digital Catalogue Into Open Source System (Koha) A Case Study Of Bait Ul Hikmah Library, Pakistan, Malahat Kaleem Sh, Ammarah Siddiqui, Aamna Shamim, Naveed Sehar 2019 Bait ul Hikmah

Challenges And Problems In Transferring An In-House System Based Digital Catalogue Into Open Source System (Koha) A Case Study Of Bait Ul Hikmah Library, Pakistan, Malahat Kaleem Sh, Ammarah Siddiqui, Aamna Shamim, Naveed Sehar

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Nowadays many Libraries in the process of transforming the manual catalogs into a database in the form of Digital Catalogue. KOHA, because it is an Open source and contains a complete integrated system is the preferable choice of librarians of the developing countries. But there are many challenges and problems occurred and made the task difficult. Presently the Bait AL Hikmah Library of Hamdard University is also in process of converting its in-house based digital catalog and library system and services into KOHA. The paper is a case study of the existing system, there drawbacks and limitations, reasons for choosing ...


Lis Open Access Institutional Digital Repositories In Opendoar: An Appraisal, Bulu Maharana, Abhijit Chakrabarti 2019 Sambalpur University

Lis Open Access Institutional Digital Repositories In Opendoar: An Appraisal, Bulu Maharana, Abhijit Chakrabarti

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Open access has gained a huge popularity in the forms of open access journals and open access repositories due to the advent of Internet. In the arena of open world open access digital repositories are platforms in which everyone may deposit, search and retrieve digital content from anytime anywhere in the world. The paper tries to evaluate the open access digital repositories in the field of Library and information Science available in OpenDOAR (Directory of Open Access Repository). In this paper the researchers found 126 open access repositories in Library and Information Science available in OpenDOAR. The paper also tries ...


The Role Of Academic Libraries In Creating Oral History Collection, Leili Seifi, Raziye Kazemi, Shahnaz Khademizadeh 2019 Knowledge and Information Science, University of Birjand

The Role Of Academic Libraries In Creating Oral History Collection, Leili Seifi, Raziye Kazemi, Shahnaz Khademizadeh

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

This study aims at reviewing the role and place of academic libraries in creating oral history collections with the aim of its preservation and application in these libraries. The research methodology is systematic review. To this end, the related studies were searched and identified from 10 international databases in 1983 to 2019. Out of which 23 most related ones were used for present study. For validation purpose, other experts than research team were used. The research findings indicated that academic libraries could stabilize their role and place in creating collections based on oral history through its identification, preservation, promotion and ...


Theft, Mutilation And Misplacement Of Academic Library Resources: A Study Of Selected Colleges Of Csjmu, Kanpur, Up, Ramreek Kumar Pandey 2019 CSJM University, Kanpur

Theft, Mutilation And Misplacement Of Academic Library Resources: A Study Of Selected Colleges Of Csjmu, Kanpur, Up, Ramreek Kumar Pandey

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

This is a information era, where libraries are playing a very vital role for the academic institutions for students, research scholars and faculty members. Libraries are providing information resources, services and documents for thier user without any biasing. it is very unfortunate that some users are doing some miss chief activities with intension or it may be without intention which put library staff in trouble. it may be in form of thieft or it may missplacement of library resources.The present study focused on librarian response towards theft, mutilation and misplacement of library resources in College libraries in CSJMU, Kanpur ...


Role Of Social Media During Kerala Floods 2018, Rekha Rani Varghese, Yadukrishnan T A 2019 Pondicherry University

Role Of Social Media During Kerala Floods 2018, Rekha Rani Varghese, Yadukrishnan T A

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

For almost 19 years social media has been used in crisis management. During the time of natural disasters like flood, earthquake or cyclone, when all the other modes of communications are found incapable, these social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube etc. are found to be the most efficient and beneficial. The present study discusses the role of social media during the Kerala Flood 2018. Results show that During the flood; Whatsapp, Facebook and Instagram are found to be used by majority of the respondents. Most of the respondents spend more than 3 hours on Whatsapp followed by ...


Academic Library Research Support Services: A Review Of Redeemer’S University And The Nigeria Natural Medicine Development Agency’S Research Activities, Adeniran Pauline Oghenekaro Mrs. 2019 University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Academic Library Research Support Services: A Review Of Redeemer’S University And The Nigeria Natural Medicine Development Agency’S Research Activities, Adeniran Pauline Oghenekaro Mrs.

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

The focus of academic libraries is to support teaching, learning and research in their immediate institutions. Academic libraries support research by providing research collections, services, data literacy training and research data management. This study examined academic libraries research support and the challenges associated with the utilisation of such services by researchers in Redeemer’s University and the Nigeria Natural Medicine Development Agency both in Nigeria. A questionnaire was used to collect data from researchers in the two institution and findings revealed the research activities of the respondents and the varying levels of engagement in different types of research support services ...


A Scientometric Analysis Of Drone Technology Publications, Lakshminarasimhappa MC, Kemparaju TD 2019 Department of Library and Information Science, Bangalore University, Bengaluru

A Scientometric Analysis Of Drone Technology Publications, Lakshminarasimhappa Mc, Kemparaju Td

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

This study focus on the growth and development of drone technology research in forms of publications reflected in Web of Science database, during the span of 1998-2017. A total 3433 publications were found and the highest 1040 (30.29%) publications published in 2017. The average number of 343.3 publications were published per year in the study field and there was a variation in Annual Growth, because there is no constant growth of publications every year in the area of study. Out of total publications, 3123 (90.97%) contributed by collaboration of multiple authors and 310 (9.03%) by single ...


Exploring The Usage Of Information Technology For Library Automation, S.M Aqil Burney, Naveed Sehar, Shumaila Burney HIMS, Humera Tariq 2019 IOBM

Exploring The Usage Of Information Technology For Library Automation, S.M Aqil Burney, Naveed Sehar, Shumaila Burney Hims, Humera Tariq

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

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The basic objective of this research study is to provide a detailed perspective of the current scenario of public libraries workings and procedures in Karachi (Pakistan) and propose automation with an implementation strategy. The study elaborates on the needs of automated library management system components ideally packaging into an ALMS. Differences between the available library management system(s) and proposed ALMS have been highlighted as well. This study recommends the development as well as implementation architectures, development technologies required human resources, and Infrastructure (i.e. servers, client machines, etc.) for ALMS as a preferred system for public libraries in ...


A Survey On The Social Status Of The Library And Information Science Profession (Case Study: Librarians Of Public Libraries Of Guilan Province, Iran), Ali Akbar Khasseh, Mona Azimi, Hamid Ghazizadeh 2019 Payame Noor University

A Survey On The Social Status Of The Library And Information Science Profession (Case Study: Librarians Of Public Libraries Of Guilan Province, Iran), Ali Akbar Khasseh, Mona Azimi, Hamid Ghazizadeh

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

The purpose of this research is to investigate the social status of Library and Information Science from the point of view of librarians of public libraries in Guilan province, Iran. This research is an applied research and has been conducted through a survey method. The statistical population of the study consisted of 199 librarians working in public libraries of Guilan province, Iran. Using Morgan's table, 127 subjects were selected as sample size and 124 of them responded to the questionnaire. In order to assess the validity of the questionnaire, professors' and library managers' opinions were used and for reliability ...


Incorporating Social Media Into Library Services: Present Scenario At East West University Library, Dilara Begum, Shaharima Parvin 2019 East West University

Incorporating Social Media Into Library Services: Present Scenario At East West University Library, Dilara Begum, Shaharima Parvin

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

In the third millennium, people look forward for ushering the innovations and people's rapport is getting more and more convenient with the growth of social media tools. The usages of social media by libraries encompass a vast array of platforms with many contingencies features containing new ways for library patrons in terms of promoting their information services and products. This paper delineates elaborately the incorporation of social media by East West University Library (EWU, L), Bangladesh as it is one of the precursor academic libraries in Bangladesh where all forms of contemporary technologies and services have been integrating with ...


A Scientometric Analysis Of Literature Output In The Jounal Survey Of Ophthalmology, Santha Subbulaxmi S 2019 University of Nebraska - Lincoln

A Scientometric Analysis Of Literature Output In The Jounal Survey Of Ophthalmology, Santha Subbulaxmi S

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Survey of Opthalmology is an international peer reviewed journal which publishes clinically oriented surveys in the field of ophthalmology. This study is an attempt to investigate and analyse the literature corpus published in the journal during the period 2014-2018. The data was obtained from PubMed. It was found that a total of 377 literatures were published during the period 2014-2018 by 1,520 authors. Two authorship pattern was the popular authorship pattern and degree of collaboration was 0.93. Majority of the first authors were from USA. The first authors from India had contributed 3.4% in the literature corpus ...


Webometric Analysis Of Postgraduate Ophthalmic College Websites In India, Santha Subbulaxmi S 2019 University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Webometric Analysis Of Postgraduate Ophthalmic College Websites In India, Santha Subbulaxmi S

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the websites of postgraduate ophthalmic colleges in India using the Alexa Internet Website Traffic, Statistics and Analytics. A total of 263 postgraduate ophthalmic colleges in India which have the web presence are included in the study. Each college website was searched in the Alexa Internet and data of Website Traffic, Statistics and Analytics is collected. The collected data is organized, tabulated and visualized using excel. The results of the analysis give interesting insights about the colleges' websites. The colleges, Dr SN Medical College, Jodhpur and R N T Medical College, Udaipur have ...


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