Library & Information Science Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Library & Information Science Quiz Set 16

Questions
1 When was the final ‘ISBD Consolidation Edition’ published by IFLA ?
1 2008
2 2009
3 2010
4 2011

Answer: 2011
2 According to S.R. Ranganathan the canons for chain are
1 Canon of Ascertainability
2 Canon of Recall Value
3 Canon of array and filitary sequence
4 Canon of decreasing extension and modulation

Answer: Canon of decreasing extension and modulation
3 In Colon Classification (6th edition) ‘LB’ denotes
1 Special
2 System
3 Canonical Class
4 Rounds

Answer: System
4 According to AACR 2R who will be considered for the access point of the Main Entry for the document entitled ‘Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain; rewritten for young readers by Felix Sutton.
1 Sawyer, Tom
2 Twain, Mark
3 Mark Twain
4 Sutton, Felix

Answer: Sutton, Felix
5 ‘Time and Motion’ study was enunciated by ______.
1 Edward Evans
2 Frank and Lillian Gilbreth
3 Harrington Emerson
4 G. McGregor

Answer: Frank and Lillian Gilbreth
6 Which RFID component is attached to the Book/item for identification ?
1 Barcode
2 Antenna
3 Reader
4 Tag

Answer: Tag
7 What is RJ45 ?
1 A network cable connector
2 A node
3 An electronic coupler
4 A video display unit

Answer: A network cable connector
8 SIP, the communication protocol for signalling and controlling multimedia communication stands for
1 Signalling Information Protocol
2 Internet Session Protocol
3 Sound Initiation Protocol
4 Session Initiation Protocol

Answer: Session Initiation Protocol
9 Which of the following is a measure of dispersion ?
1 Geometric mean
2 Median
3 Mode
4 Root Mean Square Deviation

Answer: Root Mean Square Deviation
10 If ‘r’ is a rank of a word and ‘f’ is its frequency then rf = c, where ‘c’ is a constant. Which law is this ?
1 Bradford’s law
2 Lotka’s law
3 Narain’s law
4 Zipf’s law

Answer: Zipf’s law
11 VIDWAN (INFLIBNET) is
1 an open source software
2 an Association of Intellectuals
3 a Programming Language
4 a Database of Experts and a network of Researchers and Scientists at national level

Answer: a Database of Experts and a network of Researchers and Scientists at national level
12 Which of the following rights are granted for ‘Literary works’ according to Copyright Law of India ?

(a) To make translation

(b) To use in reporting current events

(c) To make any adaptation

(d) To use for the purpose of research

Codes :
1 (a) and (c) are correct.
2 (a) and (b) are correct.
3 (b) and (c) are correct.
4 (b) and (d) are correct.

Answer: (a) and (c) are correct.
13 Identify from the following the features of tacit knowledge :

(a) Resides in human mind

(b) Cannot be articulated

(c) Tangible

(d) Easily accessible

Codes :
1 (a) and (c) are correct.
2 (b) and (c) are correct.
3 (a) and (b) are correct.
4 (c) and (d) are correct.

Answer: (a) and (b) are correct.
14 Which of the following are the examples of Web-based learning and education ?

(a) Answer Tips

(b) Moodle

(c) Revish

(d) Campus bug

Codes :
1 (a), (b) and (d) are correct.
2 (a), (b) and (c) are correct.
3 (b), (c) and (d) are correct.
4 (a), (c) and (d) are correct.

Answer: (a), (b) and (d) are correct.
15 Which of the following are the two sections stated in ‘IFLA Digital Reference Guidelines’ ?

(a) Collaborative Virtual Reference

(b) The Administration of Digital Reference Service

(c) The Practice of Digital Reference

(d) Online Tools for Libraries

Codes :
1 (a) and (c) are correct.
2 (b) and (c) are correct.
3 (b) and (d) are correct.
4 (a) and (d) are correct.

Answer: (b) and (c) are correct.

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