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Aim: The aim of research was to determine the factors related to the trend of doing research among the librarians of Kermanshah province.
Methodology: The research method was survey and research community includes of all librarians worked in public libraries in Kermanshah province. The number of research community was 170, among them 129 librarians. Data were gathered via questionnaire. The validity of questionnaire was counted by Alpha Cronbach, which the number of Alpha was 91.8
Findings: findings showed that, motivations, management guidelines, personal and special capabilities, job promotion, educational level and salary increasing have significant correlation with the trend of librarians of Kermanshah province to research. Finding also showed no significant difference between male and female librarians in the trend to research.
Conclusion: According to the results of this research, the trend to research among the librarians of Kermanshah province was firstly personal, but the support of high level managers and administrators of public libraries can enhance this process.