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#1. Order the following in a proper sequence : a)accessioning b) selection c) procurement

#2. Acquiring current issues of periodicals and newspapers is done by which department?

Acquiring currentissues of periodicals and newspapers in not done by AD( Acquisition Department) Instead it is done by the
Periodicals Department. AD has to deal with periodicals and newspapers only when they are received as bound volumes.

#3. What are the three factors that condition Book selection? demand, supply and finance.

#4. What are the methods through which books and other documents can be acquired ?

#5. Which is a Deposit Centre for U.N. Publications?

#6. When was the United State Book Exchange established ?

The United State Book Exchanges established in 1948 acts as a pool for participating libraries who want to dispose of their duplicate materials of value to get in return other materials which they do not possess

#7. In which acquisition method, system, each list of books selected is sent to a number of booksellers who are requested to quote their lowest price for each book. The orders are placed with the bookseller offering the lowest quotation for each book?

#8. In which acquisition method, various booksellers are requested to give their lowest quotations for various categories of documents, trade discounts on Indian and foreign books?

As this method has not been very successful due to the monetary changes taking place from time to time, a Good Offices Committee consisting of representatives of the Ministry of Education, the University Grants Commission, Librarians, Indian Library Association and Publishers has been formed whose main task is to fix the conversion rates from time to time.

#9. In regard to periodicals , which method is extremely advantageous vis-à-vis local vendors?

#10. Which is untrue regarding Dealer Library Plan?

#11. Standing order is suitable for which of the following types of documents?

#12. In which acquisition method, there is a chance of sending unsold books to libraries by publishers?

#13. Book Fairs in Pragati Maidan at New Delhi is a good example of which acquisition method?

#14. Which of the following statement is false regarding trade discounts of books?

#15. Regarding Net Book Agreement, Which of the following statements is/are true?


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