Library & Information Science Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Library & Information Science Quiz Set 25

Questions
1 Arrange the following Catalogue Codes according to their first publication year :
1 CCC, AA code, ALA code, AACR-I
2 ALA code, CCC, AA code, AACR-I
3 AA code, ALA code, CCC, AACR-I
4 AACR-I, CCC, AA code, ALA

Answer: AA code, ALA code, CCC, AACR-I
2 Arrange in sequence the steps involved in Browne Charging Procedure :

(a) Stamping the date slip

(b) Identification of borrower

(c) Slipping the book card in reader’s ticket

(d) Arrange cards in juxta position

Codes :
1 (a), (d), (b), (c)
2 (b), (c), (a), (d)
3 (d), (b), (c), (a)
4 (d), (c), (a), (b)

Answer: (b), (c), (a), (d)
3 Arrange in sequence the following E-Journal Consortia in India according to their year of establishment :

(a) National Knowledge Resource Consortium

(b) IIM Library Consortium

(c) Consortium for e-Resources in Agriculture

(d) INDEST-AICTE Consortium

Codes :
1 (c), (b), (d), (a)
2 (b), (c), (a), (d)
3 (c), (b), (a), (d)
4 (b), (d), (c), (a)

Answer: (b), (d), (c), (a)
4 Digital collection developed for capturing the intellectual output of a single or multi institution is called as :
1 Digital Library
2 Digital archive
3 Digital repository
4 Digital publishing

Answer: Digital repository
5 INFLIBNET initiative for ‘Integrated e-content ports : Gateway to All Learners’ is named as :
1 e-PG Pathshala
2 [email protected] INFLIBNET
3 INFOPORT
4 e-Acharya

Answer: e-Acharya
6 International Literacy Day is celebrated on :
1 8th July
2 9th August
3 8th September
4 18th September

Answer: 8th September
7 SCONUL stands for :
1 The Council of National and University Libraries
2 Scientific National University Libraries
3 The Scientific Conference on National and University Libraries
4 The Standing Conference on National and University Libraries

Answer: The Standing Conference on National and University Libraries
8 The key factor that enforces uniformity throughout retrieval system is :
1 Controlled vocabulary
2 Search strategy
3 User profile
4 Database

Answer: Controlled vocabulary
9 Which of the following is not an example of non-random sampling ?
1 Snowball Sampling
2 Convenience Sampling
3 Quota and Purposive Sampling
4 Census

Answer: Census
10 According to S.R. Ranganathan, the reference service aimed at freshman is called :
1 General Help to General Reader
2 Short Range Reference Service
3 Long Range Reference Service
4 Initiation

Answer: Initiation
11 Which one of the following is the implementing agency for ‘capacity building’ activity of National Mission on Libraries ?
1 Delhi Public Library
2 Raja Ram Mohan Roy Library Foundation
3 National Library of India
4 Documentation, Research and Training Centre

Answer: Raja Ram Mohan Roy Library Foundation
12 When an author has not registered his/her work under copyright but legally proceeded over dispute of ownership. What is the validity of ownership ?
1 No ownership without Registration
2 It may not be legally tenable
3 Ownership is automatic
4 Both (1) and (2) are correct

Answer: Ownership is automatic
13 “Guide for the Preparation and Publication of Abstracts” was published by :
1 IFLA
2 FID
3 OCLC
4 UNESCO

Answer: UNESCO
14 What type of directory is the “Times of India Directory and Yearbook including Who’s Who” ?
1 General
2 Special
3 Professional
4 Trade

Answer: General
15 Folksonomy is a :
1 System in which users apply public tag to microdocuments only.
2 System in which users apply public tag to online items.
3 System in which users do not apply public tag to online items.
4 System in which users apply public tag to only print items

Answer: System in which users apply public tag to online items.

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