عنوان مقاله [English]
Aim: The aim of this paper is to investigate the status of the building's security and maintenance of sources and information in the Central Library and Document Center of University of Isfahan and comparing it with some other universities in Iran and abroad.
Methodology: The data has been gathered via observing the environment and facilities of the library as well as interviewing with the heads and employees of each section and sending a questionnaire with open questions to the heads of National Library and Document Organization of Iran, Congress Library, British Library and exploring their websites.
Findings: In this study, a report of the available sources in the library and the activities of these libraries and organizations for protecting the collections and special information resources is provided and, then, the strategies, policies and present limitations for maintaining the security of information are proposed.
Conclusion: This study implies that Central Library and Document Center of the University of Isfahan is distant from the ideal level and the standards have not been met completely in it.