Dr. Alireza Noruzi

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Alireza Noruzi, Information Scientist

Name: Alireza
Surname: Noruzi
Date of Birth: 09/04/1976
Place of Birth: Kermanshah, Iran
Languages: Kurdish (Mother tongue), Persian (Fluent), English (Fluent), & French (Fluent)
E-mail: anoruzi (at) gmail.com

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  1. Noruzi, A., & Velayati, K. (2010). Subject Indexing: Concept Indexing. Tehran: Chapar Publication. (Persian language).
  2. Noruzi, A., & Velayati, K. (2009). Information Consulting: Principles, Methods, and Techniques. Tehran: Chapar Publication. (Persian language).
  3. Noruzi, A., & Velayati, K. (2009). Scientific Research Collaboration: Sociology of Scientific Collaboration. Second edition. Tehran: Chapar Publication. (Persian language).
  4. Noruzi, A. (Ed.) (2009). Marketing in Libraries and Information Centers. Written by Reza Basirian. Tehran: Chapar Publication. (Persian language).
  5. Noruzi, A. (Ed.) (2009). Metadata Standards: MARCXML, METS, MODS, MADS, MIX, PREMIS, FRBR. Written by Nikoo Sadat Ahmadi, Farkhondeh Sadat Ojagh, Zahra Namvar, Fahimeh Rahimnezhad, Solmaz Zardari, Hamid Peymani, Zeynab Farizadeh. Tehran: Chapar Publication. (Persian language).
  6. Noruzi, A. (2008). Book Indexing. Second edition. Tehran: Chapar Publication. (Persian language).
  7. Noruzi, A. (2002). Intellectual Property Rights: Copyright & Industrial Property. Tehran: Chapar Publication. (Persian language).

Books/Book Chapters:

  1. Arsenault, Clément, & Noruzi, Alireza (2011). Les relations bibliographiques entre une œuvre et une autre œuvre selon le modèle FRBR : la perspective canadienne. Widad Mustafa El Hadi (Ed.), L'organisation des connaissances: Dynamisme et stabilité. France, Cachan : Lavoisier, 2012. Chapitre 5, pp.105-117.
  2. Noruzi, Alireza (2011). Web Presence of European and Middle-Eastern Countries: A Digital Divide. In: St.Amant, Kirk, & Olaniran, Bolanle (Eds.), Globalization and the Digital Divide. Amherst: Cambria Press. pp. 146-160.
  3. Noruzi, Alireza (2008). Iranian bloggers. In: Hauschke, Christian, Lohre, Sarah, & Ullmann, Nadine (Eds.), LibWorld: Library Blogging Worldwide. Germany: Dortmund, 2008. pp. 27-33.

English Articles:

  1. Noruzi, Alireza, & Abdekhoda, Mohammadhiwa (2014). Scientometric analysis of Iraqi-Kurdistan universities' scientific productivity. Electronic Library, 32(6), Forthcoming.
  2. Noruzi, Alireza, & Arsenault, Clément (2013). Educational Supplementary Bibliographic Relationships from FRBR point of view: A Canadian Case Study. Library Collections, Acquisitions, and Technical Services, 37(1-2), 66-72.
  3. Noruzi, A. (2012). FRBR and Tillett's Taxonomy of Bibliographic Relationships. Knowledge Organization, 39(6), 409-416.
  4. Arsenault, Clément, & Noruzi, Alireza (2012). Analysis of work-to-work bibliographic relationships through FRBR: A Canadian perspective. Cataloging and Classification Quarterly, 50 (5-7), 641-652.
  5. Noruzi, Alireza, & Abdekhoda, Mohammadhiwa (2012). Mapping Iranian patents based on International Patent Classification (IPC), from 1976 to 2011. Scientometrics, 93(3), 847-856.
  6. Noruzi, A. (2007). Webotherapy: Reading Web Resources for Problem Solving. The Electronic Library, 25(6), 741-756.
  7. Noruzi, A. (2007). A Study of HTML Title Tag Creation Behavior of Academic Web Sites. Journal of Academic Librarianship, 33(4), 501-506.
  8. Noruzi, A. (2006). Folksonomies: (Un)Controlled Vocabulary? Knowledge Organization, 33(4), 199-203.
  9. Noruzi, A. (2006). Web Presence and Impact Factors for Middle-Eastern Countries. Online Magazine, March/April, 30(2), 22-28.
  10. Noruzi, A. (2006). The Web Impact Factor: A Critical Review. The Electronic Library, 24(4), 490-500.
  11. Noruzi, A. (2005). Google Scholar: The New Generation of Citation Indexes. LIBRI, 55(4), 170-180.
  12. Noruzi, A. (2005). Web Impact Factors for Iranian Universities. Webology, 2(1), Article 11. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2005/v2n1/a11.html
  13. Noruzi, A. (2004). Application of Ranganathan's Laws to the Web. Webology, 1(2), Article 8. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2004/v1n2/a8.html
  14. Noruzi, A. (2004). Introduction to Webology. Webology, 1(1), Article 1. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2004/v1n1/a1.html

Articles published in Refereed Conferences:

  1. Arsenault, Clément, & Noruzi, Alireza (2011). "Work-to-Work Bibliographic Relationships from FRBR point of view: A Canadian perspective". CAIS/ACSI 2011, 39th Annual Conference of the Canadian Association for Information Science, "Exploring Interactions of People, Places and Information", Fredericton (N-B), 2-4 June 2011.
  2. Arsenault, Clément, & Noruzi, Alireza (2011). "Les relations bibliographiques entre une œuvre et une autre œuvre selon le modèle FRBR : la perspective canadienne". 8th Biannual Conference of the French Chapter of ISKO "Stability and Dynamism in Knowledge Organization", Université Charles-de-Gaulle Lille 3, Lille (France), 27-28 June 2011.
  3. Pashaeizad, Hossein, Noruzi, Alireza, & Rashidi, Ali (2010). Webometrics study of impact of Iranian Medical Sciences Universities. Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML2010), May 25-28, 2010 Chania Crete Greece.
  4. Noruzi, A. (2007). Open Access Journals: A Pathway to Scientific Information in Iran. ELPUB 2007, Vienna, Austria.
  5. Noruzi, A. (2006). The Web Presence of Middle-Eastern and European Countries: A Digital Divide. CollNet, Nancy, France.
  6. Noruzi, A. (2004). The Web Impact Factor: Advantages and Disadvantages. Proceedings of the AoIR-ASIST 2004 Workshop on Web Science Research Methods, Pre-conference workshop: Association of Internet Researchers conference. Brighton, UK: Sunday 19 September 2004.
  7. Noruzi, A. (2008). Why Iranian Journals Are Not Indexed by Forign Databases. Proceedings of the 1st National Conference of Scientometrics in Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran, p.16.
  8. Noruzi, A. (2008). Open Access Medical Journals in Iran: A Bibliometric and Webometric Analysis. Proceedings of the 1st National Conference of Scientometrics in Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran, p.58.

Editorial Notes in English:

  1. Noruzi, A. (2009). Wikipedia popularity from a citation analysis point of view. Webology, 6(2), Editorial 20. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2009/v6n2/editorial20.html
  2. Noruzi, A. (2008). Scientific Collaboration and Quality of Scientific Research. Webology, 5(4), Editorial 18. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2008/v5n4/editorial18.html
  3. Noruzi, A. (2008). Citation-linking between open access journals. Webology, 5(2), Editorial 16. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2008/v5n2/editorial16.html
  4. Noruzi, A. (2008). Science Popularization through Open Access. Webology, 5(1), Editorial 15. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2008/v5n1/editorial15.html
  5. Noruzi, A. (2007). Educational Impact and Open Access Journals. Webology, 4(4), Editorial 14. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2007/v4n4/editorial14.html
  6. Noruzi, A. (2007). The International Scope of Webology. Webology, 4(3), Editorial 13. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2007/v4n3/editorial13.html
  7. Noruzi, A. (2007). Folksonomies: Why do we need controlled vocabulary? Webology, 4(2), Editorial 12. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2007/v4n2/editorial12.html
  8. Noruzi, A. (2006). Webotherapy and Beyond. Webology, 3(3), Editorial 9. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2006/v3n3/editorial9.html
  9. Noruzi, A. (2006). Editorial. Webology, 3(2), Editorial 8. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2006/v3n2/editorial8.html
  10. Noruzi, A. (2006). Link Spam and Search Engines. Webology, 3(1), Editorial 7. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2006/v3n1/editorial7.html
  11. Noruzi, A. (2005). The HTML Title Tag and Its Importance. Webology, 2(4), Editorial 6. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2005/v2n4/editorial6.html
  12. Noruzi, A. (2005). Hyperlinks and Their Roles in Web Information Retrieval. Webology, 2(3), Editorial 5. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2005/v2n3/editorial5.html
  13. Noruzi, A. (2005). Fundamental Differences between Hyperlinks and Citations. Webology, 2(2), Editorial 4. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2005/v2n2/editorial4.html
  14. Noruzi, A. (2004). A Note on Webology. Webology, 1(1), Editorial 1. Available at: http://www.webology.org/2004/v1n1/editorial1.html

Persian Articles:

  1. Abdekhoda, Hiwa, Noruzi, Alireza, Mohammadi, Masoud (2012). Correlation between Self-citation and Immediacy Index of Iranian English-language Medical Journals Indexed in Scopus Citation Index between 2005 and 2009. Payavard Salamat, 5(3), 27-38.
  2. Noruzi, Alireza, Abdekhoda, Mohammadhiwa (2012). Darwin Core Metadata Standard. Information Consulting Journal, 1(2), 1-25.
  3. Abdekhoda, Hiwa, & Noruzi, Alireza (2011). Evaluation of Self-Citation of Iranian Scientific Medical Journals Indexed in Scopus Citation Index. Journal of Health Information Management, 8(5), 1-10.
  4. Noruzi, Alireza, & Abdekhoda, Hiwa (2011). How to Get Iranian Journals Better Indexed by Foreign Databases? Journal of Health Information Management, 8(4), 1-12.
  5. Noruzi, Alireza, & Soleimani, Razieh (2011). Epidemic of Ideas and Information Diffusion. Scientific Communication, Monthly Journal of Irandoc.
  6. Noruzi, Alireza (2011). Infotherapy and Bibliotherapy: Alternative Medicine. Information Consulting Journal, 1(2), 1-18.
  7. Noruzi, Alireza, & Heidari, Mahdieh Sadat (2011). Scientific Productivity of Mathematics Departments of Tehran Universities in ISI Web of Science (1990-2008). Scientific Communication, Monthly Journal of Irandoc.
  8. Velayati, Khalid, & Noruzi, Alireza (2010). Iran's Patent Collaboration during 1975-2007. Ketab-e Mah-e Kolliyat, 13(1), 62-65.
  9. Velayati, Khalid, & Noruzi, Alireza (2009). Scientific Collaborations between Iran and Its Neighbor Countries from 1990 to 2007: A Bibliometric Study. Science and Technology Policy, 1 (4), 73-82.
  10. Noruzi, A. (2009). Scientific Productivity of the Iranian LIS Professionals in Web of Science (1971-2009). Ketab-e Mah-e Kolliyat, 12 (4), 28-37.
  11. Noruzi, A. (2008). Library 2.0: Web 2.0 Based Library Services. Ketab-e Mah-e Kolliyat, 131 (11), 24-35.
  12. Noruzi, A. (2008). Webotherapy and Bibliotherapy. Informology, 5 (20-21), summer and autumn.
  13. Nouri, R., Noruzi, A., & Mirzaie, A. (2007). Scientific Productivity of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences. Health Information Management, 3(2), 73-85.
  14. Noruzi, A. (2008). Webotherapy and Bibliotherapy. Scientific Communication, 10(1).
  15. Noruzi, A., Mansouri, A., & Hosseini, M. (2007). Social Classification (Folksonomy): Knowledge Organization Based on Social Wisdom. Informology, 5(1-2), 151-166.
  16. Noruzi, A. (2006). Open Access Journals and Their Roles in Dissemination of Scientific Information in Iran. Rahyaft, 38 (autumn & winter): 15-21.
  17. Noruzi, A. (2007). Web Presence of Iran: A Critical Evaluation. Faslname-ye Ketab (Book Quarterly), 68: 53-62.Full text.
  18. Noruzi, A., & Alimohammadi, D. (2007). Scientific Collaboration of the Iranian LIS Professionals across the World: With an Emphasis on Citation Indexes. Informology, 3 (3-4): 181-194.
  19. Salehi, Kayvan, & Noruzi, A. (2007). Iran's Scientific Productivity Position and the Impact Factors of Iranian International Journals. Informology, 3(3-4): 169-180.
  20. Noruzi, A. (2004). The Web Impact Factor: A survey of some Iranian university web sites. Studies in Education & Psychology (Ferdowsi University), 5(2): 105-119. (Persian language with an English abstract).
  21. Björneborn, L. & Ingwersen, P. (2001). Perspectives of Webometrics. translated by Alireza Noruzi & Zahra Bigdeli (2004). Ettela Resani (Iranian Journal of Information Science), 19(1&2): 64-86. (Persian language).
  22. Noruzi, A. (2002). Information pollution. Encyclopedia of Library & Information Science. Editor Professor Abbas Horri. Tehran: National Library of Iran, Vol. 1, pp. 52-53.).
  23. Noruzi, A. (2002). WorldCAT: World Union Catalog. Ettela Resani (Iranian Journal of Information Science), 17(1&2): 65-67. (Persian language).
  24. Noruzi, A. (2002). Internet Searching: Introduction to Google search engine. Ettela Resani (Iranian Journal of Information Science), 16(3&4): 79-83. (Persian language).
  25. Noruzi, A. (2000). Information economics in the world and in Iran. Payam-e Ketabkhaneh (Library Message), 9(35): 52-56. (Persian language).
  26. Phillips, S. (2000). Irish university libraries: recent development & future prospects. translated by Alireza Noruzi. Ettela Resani (Iranian Journal of Information Science), 15(1&2): 81-86. (Persian language).
  27. Noruzi, A. (2000). Information pollution. Ettela Resani (Iranian Journal of Information Science), 15(1&2): 3-8. (Persian language with an English abstract).
  28. Noruzi, A. (1999). Biography of Charles Ammi Cutter. Payam-e Ketabkhaneh (Library Message), 8(31): 88-91. (Persian language).

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