LS 11.1: USER STUDIES

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Welcome to your LS 11.1: USER STUDIES-1.

 

Source : IGNOU

 

1. 
Who stated that "unlike retrieval systems and computer systems, users are human and therefore difficult to classify. Unfortunately, one can say almost any thing and it will be true of 'some users. Any generalisation which can be made will be true of at least some users"?

2. 
Who defined user as a person who uses one or more of the services provided by a library?

3. 
Who opined that a user can be defined on the basis of two sets of criteria, namely i) objective criteria and ii) ii) social and psychological criteria ?

4. 
Who classified user into the freshman, ordinary inquirer,pecialist inquirer, and general reader?

5. 
Who submitted the paper paper entitled `The Transmission of Scientific Information: a user's analysis"?

6. 
Who conducted a pilot study on the use of scientific literature by scientists in 1956 on behalf of National Science Foundation?

7. 
Whose study is considered as one of the pioneering efforts in the direction of user studies?

8. 
Who established the centre for Research on User Studies (CRUS) in 1975 at University of Sheffield?

9. 
Which of the following are useful in bridging the gap between the kind of information services needed and the kind of services in existence?

10. 
Which of the following is an Indirect Methods in the context of Information Use ?

11. 
Which of the following is not an example of General or Conventional Methods of user studies?

12. 
Which of the following comes under the category of Special and Unconventional Methods of user studies?

13. 
Who publishes Indian Science Abstract?

14. 
Who conducted user study regarding the use of Delhi University Library in 1965?

15. 
Expand IASLIC.

16. 
In the year 1967, INSDOC conducted a pilot survey to assess the information potential and the information needs of the research workers. Which field did the workers belong to?

17. 
Who conducted research work on information seeking behaviour (ISB) of the Indian Space Technologists (IST) of ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC), Bangalore entitled "Information Behaviour of Scientists and Engineers"?

18. 
The demand for specific type of information requirements expressed by different categories of users is generally interpreted as which of the following phrase?

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Quiz Contributor:
Manibabu Vajja, Librarian, K V Waltair, Visakhapatnam

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