عنوان مقاله [English]
Purpose: The purpose of this research is to determine the role of digital agricultural library on improving research projects in agricultural research centers of the west of the country.
Method: The method of this research is applied to the nature of this survey-analytical. The data gathering tool was a researcher-made questionnaire. The population consisted of 200 faculty members in five research and education centers in the west of the country. For analyzing the data, one-way test was used and a number of questions were used as a descriptive test for normalization.
Findings: Data analysis showed that the speed of access and support of the designs indicated the reasons why researchers could use the digital library's facilities and prevented them from repeating and updating regarding the estimation of information needs, as well as about the ways of accessing the portal and search engines and the most services to complete. The article and the thesis have been announced and, contrary to lower expectations, have been effective in the effectiveness and effectiveness of research projects. In this study, the researchers announced the slow down of communication and non-service outsourcing as one of the most important factors in the digital library of agriculture.
Conclusion: The results indicate that the target community did not have a good interaction with the information system and, despite the cost of maintaining it, the production of the content did not have the required performance and efficiency at the current leve