عنوان مقاله [English]
نویسندگان [English]چکیده [English]
Purpose: The purpose of this research is to evaluate Iranian Library and Information Science Association (ILISA) performance based on members' views in order to promote its activities.
Methodology/Approach: This survey study was conducted using an online questionnaire. The link to the questionnaire was sent to Library and Information Science (LIS) online discussion groups and 112 people completed it.
Results: The results showed that the members' satisfaction with ILISA newsletter, conferences and the quality, time, place and theme of the conferences was above the average; while in all the other aspects was below the average. Also, the ILISA performance in meeting members' expectations was evaluated slightly below the average. Visiting ILISA website, attending conferences and workshops, and cooperating with provincial branches were the most common ways of interaction between association and its members. The four main motivations for members to join ILISA were cooperating in social and scientific activities, enhancing professional knowledge, meeting friends and ex-colleagues in meetings and using the services.