عنوان مقاله [English]
نویسندگان [English]چکیده [English]
Purpose: To examine terminology chaos in the domain of information management through checking reference sources: Persian subject heading, Persian Cultural Thesaurus (Asfa), Descriptive dictionary of information science and related areas and Online Dictionary for Library and Information Science (ASIS).
Methodology: Content analysis. To collect data, vocabulary in information, information management, information retrieval and all their hypertext words in ODLIS were searched and their Persian equivalents were examined in 4 reference sources.
Results: The most similarities exist between Descriptive dictionary of information science and related areas and ASIS (55.88%) and the most differences found between Descriptive dictionary of information science and related areas and Persian Cultural Thesaurus (Asfa) (85.3%).
Conclusion: Since reference sources of knowledge and information science are often used by experts and researchers, there needs to be a more consistency among their words to avoid any confusion, misunderstanding and misinterpretation.