LS CAT 3.1:PHYSICAL FORM OF LIBRARY CATALOGUES

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In this test, the different types of physical forms of library catalogues’ have been asked. These include conventional forms like Bound register, Printed book form, Sheaf or loose leaf form and Card form, The advantages and limitations associated with each of these different forms are explained.

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LS CAT 1.3: LIBRARY CATALOGUE:OBEJECTIVES PURPOSES AND FUNCTIONS-3

LS CAT 1.3: LIBRARY CATALOGUE:OBEJECTIVES PURPOSES AND FUNCTIONS-3

#1. The conventional physical forms of catalogue include:

#2. In Which of catalogue form, the entries of documents of a library are written by hand in a bound register or ledger, pages are set apart for different letters of the alphabets?

#3. What are the advantages of Bound Register/ Ledger Form ?

Advantages:
It is cheaper, it is simple and easy to handle or consult. You can find many entries on one page. Hence, few pages are required for this catalogue. Some space or pages are left at the end of an alphabet to accommodate new entries. Now-a-days multiple Copies can be produced due to xeroxing facilities. Xerox copies of these catalogues can be placed at different locations in libraries. Even today small public school andcollege libraries have their catalogues in this form.

#4. What are the disadvantages of Bound Register/ Ledger Form ?

Pages in the register get torn due to constant handling. Hence, new updated registers are to be
prepared continuously.

#5. Which of the following is a revised version of bound register form catalogue?

#6. What was the most common physical form of a library catalogue in the 19 th century?

#7. Identify the libraries which printed their catalogues in book form?

#8. What are the advantages of Book form of catalogue?

#9. What are the merits of Book form of catalogue?

#10. What are the demerits of the book form of catalogue?

#11. What are the disadvantages of the book form of catalogue?

#12. Sheaf form of library catalogue is also referred to as...

#13. Which form of catalogue is one in which slips of paper are put into a loose-leaf binder and bound by some mechanical device into a volume?

#14. What are the advantages of Sheaf or Loose-Leaf Form?

#15. What are the disadvantages of Sheaf or Loose-Leaf Form ?

#16. What are thedemerits of Sheaf or Loose-Leaf Form ?

#17. What is the most popular physical form of catalogue?

#18. What is the method of representing every document on a single card is known as ?

#19. What is the universally adopted size for a catalogue card?

#20. What are the advantages of card form of catalogue?

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