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The alphabetico-classed catalogue may be considered as a combination or mixture of the best points associated with dictionary and classified catalogue. In other words, it represents an attempt to combine some of the advantages of a classified catalogue with the directness and ease of consultation of the -alphabetical catalogue. An alphabetico-classed catalogue provides alphabetically arranged broad subject headings with alphabetically arr anged sub-divisions”. (Hunter and Bakewell).
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#1. In a title catalogue,.........................occupy at the leading section of entries, which are arranged in an alphabetical order
#2. `a catalogue usually on cards, in which all entries - author, title, subjects, series, etc.,- and their relatives are arranged together in one general alphabet". The above definition is suitable for?
NOTE: Some libraries prefer to display the dictionary catalogue in two separate parts: the first part containing author and title entries with cross references, if any, and the second part is reserved exclusively for subject entries with cross references. This is called `divided catalogue’.
#3. What are the merits of the dictionary catalogue?
#4. Who defined the classified catalogue as "A catalogue in which some entries are number entries and some are word entries"?
#5. Who defined classified catalogue as, "A classified catalogue is a subject catalogue in which the entries are arranged by some recognized system of classification; the notation or classification symbol furnishes the method of arrangements "?
#6. Who defined classified catalogue as, "A classified catalogue arranges its entries in a systematic order of subjects," the order usually being that of the classification scheme used for the arrangement of books on the shelves"?
#7. verbal equivalents -provided for class numbers in a classified catalogue are known as ......
#8. What are the merits of Alphabetical Index ?
Other merits :
- Subjects without inconvenience can bring our the printed versions of the catalogue in parts.
- At one glance, it reveals the strength and weakness of different subjects represented
by the library collection.
#9. The part of a catalogue entry that forms the first part which determines its filling position in the catalogue is known as .....
#10. What do you mean by Associative Relation ?
A type of relationship between ideas, the first suggesting the other and vice versa: e.g., Road traffic and accidents.
#11. What is meant by Coordinate Relation ?
Headings of equal ranking: e.g., Rice, Wheat, Pulses under Crop in Agriculture.
#12. Relation between different aspects of a subject is known as?
Relation between different aspects of a subject, e.g., Substances, Properties, Reaction, etc, in the subject Chemistry.
#13. Higher and lower level relationship between ideas is termed as....
Higher and lower level relationship between ideas. e.g., Zoology – Birds – Crow, Medicine – Respiratory organs – Lungs.
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