1. Assessing Information Needs and Using Library Resources Among Academics at Kwara State Polytechnics

Kabir Alabi Sulaiman; Hajarah Abubakar; Abdulkadir Olalekan Yusuf; Ibrahim Mohammad Abdullahi; Ibrahim Olarenwaju Yahaya

Volume 2, Issue 2 , February 2022, Pages 1-13


  Aim: This study examined information needs and the use of library resources among academics in Kwara State Polytechnics, Ilorin.Method: The study identified four (4) research questions. The study adopted a descriptive survey design. The population includes the academic staff of Kwara State Polytechnics, ...  Read More

2. Application of Cloud Computing to Academic Library Services in Kwara State

Lawal Mohammad Akanbi; Kabir Alabi Sulaiman; Hajarah Abubakar; Christaina Oluwatoyin Olusegun; Silifat Nuhu

Volume 2, Issue 2 , February 2022, Pages 14-31


  Purpose: This study examines the application of cloud computing to academic library services in Kwara state.Method: The population of the study includes library staff of the University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara state university, Malate and Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara State. Meanwhile, the University ...  Read More

3. Utilization of Electronic Surveillance System in Curbing Theft and Mutilation of Library Resources at Kwara State University, Malete, Nigeria

Abdulqaudir Olamilekan Yusuf; K. T. Omopupa; Kabir Alabi Sulaiman; Rasaq Maito Abdullahi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , February 2022, Pages 32-46


  Purpose: This study investigated the utilization of an electronic surveillance system in curbing theft and mutilation in Kwara State University, Malete, Nigeria.Method: The population of the study comprises the librarians and para-librarians of the Kwara State University Library, Malete. The study adopted ...  Read More

4. Evaluating the Quality of Open Data Portals in Iran

Maryam Moghadami; Mila Malekolkalami

Volume 2, Issue 2 , February 2022, Pages 47-59


  Purpose: The purpose of this study is to investigate the general characteristics (technical dimension, access and communication, and participation) and the general characteristics of the data set of Iran's open data portals.Methodology: This is a descriptive survey study. A questionnaire with 28 criteria ...  Read More

5. A Knowledge Map of Knowledge Engineering Scientific Products from 2011 to 2021 on Web of Science: Scientometrics

AhmadReza Varnaseri; Mahnaz Tayfhsan; Molouk Sadadat Hosseini Beheshti

Volume 2, Issue 2 , February 2022, Pages 60-79


  Purpose: Drawing a knowledge map of scientific productivity in the field of knowledge engineering in the 2011-2021 period on Web of Science.Method: This was an applied descriptive-analytical study using a quantitative research design. The research population consisted of all scientific products in the ...  Read More

6. Identifying the best practices of acquiring knowledge in the field of beekeeping industry (Case study: Beekeeping Industry Development Support Fund)

Leila Jabbari; Hassan Mantegh; Babak Akhgar

Volume 2, Issue 2 , February 2022, Pages 80-91


  Purpose: This study aimed to identify the best methods of knowledge acquisition in the field of the beekeeping industry (Case study: Beekeeping Development Support Fund).Method: In this research, after studying documents and libraries, seven experts in the field of beekeeping were interviewed. After ...  Read More