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#1. In which of the following, the activities are shown as a network of precedence relationships using activity-on-arrow network construction?

#2. What is the term of protection of Copy right for a literary work in India?

#3. When an individual ought to have information for his/her work or recreation, then what it is called as?

#4. Who suggested seven lamps of conduct' as ethics of librarianship?

#5. Who has developed 'the Guidelines on information literacy for life long learning'?

#6. Which of the following techniques prescribes '80/20' rule?

#7. What type of database is Library literature and information science?

#8. The shift from print to electronic information resources can be categorised as under:

#9. Which of the following is a property of the main memory?

#10. Which of the following is a feature of DBMS?

#11. Which of the following organisations provides' Directory of Public Libraries'?

#12. When did the National Library Week Celebrations start in India?

#13. In cataloguing, which law directs that, between two or more possible alternative rules bearing n a particular phenomenon, the one leading to overall economy is to be prefereed?

#14. Which of the following extension represents uncompressed output of data?

#15. Which of the following network topologies has the cable strung out, but the end of the cable need not be brought back?

#16. According to staff formula, which section of the university library needs to have "one person for every 50 readers using the library in a day of the year"?

#17. What is meant by 'cardinal value' in the context of notation?

#18. What is the essential feature of WORM compared to other optical storage media?

#19. Which of the following features of OPACs has enhanced their use over traditional catalogues?

#20. According to Delivery of Books and News Papers( Public Libraries )Act, 1954, India, what is the time limit to deliver books by the publisher to the designated libraries?

#21. Which of the following is a feature of web OPAC?

#22. What does a small circle of a flow chart arepresent?

#23. Who is the publisher of Indian Library Science Abstracts?

#24. ODLIS stands for:

#25. What is meant by 'indent' in the book acquisition work of libraries?

#26. Which university in Maharashtra was the first to start training in Librarianship?

#27. Who among the following described the 3-fold purpose of reference interview?

#28. The UNESCO Public Library Manifesto, renovated 1994 was prepared in co-operation with:

#29. In Maharshtra Public Libraries Act, who is the ex-officio president of State Library Council?

#30. Which of the following is a viable mean for library resource sharing?

#31. Unpublished thesis and dissertations are categorised as:

#32. The management principle 'Espirit De Corps' means:

#33. In Colon Classification, 'f³' experimenting is a/an:

#34. Which of the following is an example of pointing device?

#35. Which of the following is a standard for descriptive cataloguing?

#36. Which of the following is a book selection tool?

#37. As per the classification prescribed by S R Ranganathan, ' a record of phenomenon made directly, unmediated by human mind' can be categorised as:

#38. Which of the following states has enacted Public Libraries Act?

#39. Which of the following is the principle of 'facet sequence'?

#40. Which law, among the "five laws of library science", counsels that " Do not select books of a standard not suited to majority of readers in the locality"?

#41. Which of the following is a unit of measuring bandwidth?

#42. Which of the following elements of catalogue is concerned with pagination, number of volumes, etc?

#43. Which combination of boolean operators retrieves more documents?

#44. Who is the producer of Library literature and information science?

#45. What is the landmark initiative of UGC in the year 1991 for the development of information services for academic libraries?

#46. In Classified Catalogue Code, 'specific added class number entry' in a classified catalogue is defined as:

#47. What type of information sources are the indexing and abstracting periodicals?

#48. which budgeting process starts from "scratch" with the proposed activities for the year?

#49. File management is a function of:

#50. When a message is received and transmitted over a same channel at the same time, such mode of transmission in network environment is called as:

#51. In the three card system for periodical control, which card is used for recording 'entries relating to the volume, issue and dates of the publication etc.'?

#52. Which type of scheme is the universal Decimal Classification?

#53. Part 3 of Colon Classification is named as:

#54. who, among the following, was the first to develop UDC?

#55. In Dewey Decimal Classification, the number '028' stands for:

#56. What is a user profile?

#57. Who has developed the episodic model of information seeking behaviour?

#58. Which of the following is the exclusive function of a university library?

#59. In AACR2, in case of works of shared responsibility, the main entry will be prepared under:

#60. Who is the publisher of Stateman's year book 2017?

#61. In which year was the Encyclopaedia Britannica last print version of 32 volumes published?

#62. Who has invented the SWOT analysis?

#63. What is a shelf list?

#64. From which year did AGRIS, a global public domain database, became operational?

#65. When Sears List of Subject headings was first published?

#66. 'Point system' is associated with which of the following?

#67. Which type of fiscal estimation is the Kothari Commission (1964-66) recommendation that a university should spend each year about Rs. 25 per each student and Rs.300 per teacher.?

#68. According to S R Ranganathan the reference service that deals with residual principles and generalities, not really falling with in specific parts, is called as:

#69. Which of the following is an indirect method of user study:

#70. Who is the author of " Library Buildings: Planning and Design"?

#71. Which of the following types of programming languages is Java?

#72. In which year was the committee on National Policy on Information system ( CONPOLIS) was set up by the government of India?

#73. 'Algebra' can be categorised as which type of subject?

#74. NASSDOC was established in the year?

As 1969 and 1970 both are correct as per different sources, this question was given commons score.

#75. In which of the following, a multi-user operating system is used?

#76. Which of the following is a component automated acquisition module?

#77. Who is the first to give the concept of Selective Dissemination of Information as we understand it today?

#78. Who among the following provides translation service for science and technology documentation in india?

#79. The catalogue in which some entries are in the form of number entries and some in the form of text entries called as:

#80. International Federation of Library Association and Institutes (IFLA)was established in the year:

#81. Which of the following statistics are the 'most proper form to know the tastes, antipathies and reactions of the readers'?

#82. What is the type of service that actually takes information to the use, preferably before he/she formulates a demand for it?

#83. Which of the following operating systems is machine-independent and open source?

#84. When the user requires almost all relevant literature on a subject, such approach is called as:

#85. Which of the " five laws of library science" satisfies the service for differently abled?

#86. As started by J K Khanna, the growth of special libraries in India is directly related to:

#87. Who among the following was associated in planning Baroda Central Library in 1910?

#88. Who among the following is the first to outline the objectives and means of cataloguing?

#89. Which of the following is a service that helps one with gaining current awareness knowledge?

#90. When a tear in page or a tipping in loose leaf is repaired, what is it called:

#91. Which of the following method is applicable in educating individual user?

#92. Which of the following characteristics of knowledge is true?

#93. When the user is helped to understand the subject coverage of chemical abstracts, then it is called as:

#94. Which type of service is " Shodh Gangotri: repository of Indian researc in progress"?

#95. What is the current version of SOUL software?

#96. Which of the following can be categorised under the fifth generation computers?

#97. The General Theory of Classification, developed by S R Ranganathan, can be categorised as which of the following types?

#98. The process of placing one or more isolates on the parent basic subject is called as:

#99. What type of information service products are the trend reports?

#100. Who assigns ISSN for Indian journals?


Quiz Contributor:<br>Manibabu Vajja, Librarian, K V Waltair, Visakhapatnam<gwmw style="display:none;"></gwmw>
Quiz Contributor:
Manibabu Vajja, Librarian, K V Waltair, Visakhapatnam

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