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Source: IGNOU B.Lib modules



#1. The location of a library should be at the ---------------- of the building.

#2. Which of the following are a part of circulation area of a library?

#3. The storage spaces for the various types of documents kept in a library are called ....

#4. Where is the charging desk placed in a library?

Normally the counter is placed at the main entrance, and adequate space is kept for easy entry and exit. It is so designed, that the most important activities like issue and return of books are conducted smoothly and unhindered. The size of the counter will depend on the number of readers to be served at one time.

#5. What is OPAC?

#6. Which of the following statements is/are true regarding Study carrels?

#7. Cataloguing, and classification are done in which section of the library?

Acquisition Section:
The acquisition work consists of selection, approval (by competent authority, Library
committee, Department heads, or in some cases the librarian himself), ordering,
receipt of books and their transfer to the technical section after accessioning.

#8. The disadvantage of pigeon hole type racks is...

Pigeon hole type racks: 

It has two parts, one is a cupboard in the bootom and the other pigeon holes at the to,- Overall height and width are 225 cm x 180 cm. Depth is 30 cm in the pigeon hole portion and 45 cm in the button cupboard  part. Each unit will hold 36 journals in the pigeon hole part. The back issues of the same are stored in the cupboard part (i.e. 6×6). It is normally single sided one disadvantage of this type display rack is that the
journals cannot be displayed prominently.

#9. Popular magazines are displayed in this type of rack:×768.jpg&exph=768&expw=1024&q=Step (or Gallery) type rack image&simid=608017354713203218&FORM=IRPRST&ck=00C9059D322DF1BCC7D8ED9BC629C50A&selectedIndex=3

#10. The best type of display rack is...

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