عنوان مقاله [English]
Based on the practical experience of the author at faculty level libraries, as well as his personal observation, the article seeks to evaluate the present conditions of the University libraries in Iran and their role in the promotion of reseach in the country. In formulating his suggestions for the improvement of these conditions and how to offer
encouragement and assistance to the academic community, in its research Pursuits. Writer has also drawn upon the views of other experts in the field of library and int'ornation sciences.