Library & Information Science Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Library & Information Science Quiz Set 6

Questions
1 DELNET was initially supported by :
1 RRRLF
2 NISSAT
3 NIC
4 INSDOC

Answer: NISSAT
2 Who wrote the Foreword to the first edition of ‘The Five Laws of Library Science’ ?
1 B.I. Palmer
2 Henry E. Bliss
3 P.S. Sivaswamy Aiyer
4 W.C. Berwick Sayers

Answer: P.S. Sivaswamy Aiyer
3 ‘Keesing’s Record of World Events’ is published from :
1 London
2 France
3 Germany
4 Japan

Answer: London
4 The ‘Letter by Letter’ Method of alphabetization in Dictionary catalogue is known as :
1 Nothing before something
2 Something before nothing
3 All through
4 Something after more

Answer: All through
5 International Standard Name Identifier (ISNI) consists of :
1 10 digits
2 12 digits
3 13 digits
4 16 digits

Answer: 16 digits
6 Identify the symbol of ‘Spiritual Experience and Mysticism’ as given by CC :
1
2 Σ
3 4
4 MZA

Answer: ∆
7 Which of the following is indicated in the third digit of DDC Third Summary ?
1 Schedule
2 Class
3 Section
4 Division

Answer: Section
8 ‘Cannon of Reticence’ is a canon for :
1 Idea Plane
2 Verbal Plane
3 Notational Plane
4 Both Idea and Notational Planes

Answer: Verbal Plane
9 Positive Correlation occurs when :
1 Two variables move in opposite direction
2 Both variables move in a zigzag way
3 Two variables move in the same direction
4 Both variables are constant

Answer: Two variables move in the same direction
10 Ex post Facto study is a type of :
1 Diagnostic design
2 Quasi-experimental design
3 Descriptive design
4 Historical design

Answer: Quasi-experimental design
11 Who proposed Big Six Information Literacy Skills ?
1 C.D. Ferguson
2 G. Dunsire
3 E.A. Fox
4 M.B. Eisenberg and R.E. Berkowitz

Answer: M.B. Eisenberg and R.E. Berkowitz
12 Which of the following statements are wrong with reference to INB ?

(a) Excludes musical scores

(b) First appeared in 1951

(c) Classified part follows CC, but DDC numbers assigned at the bottom

(d) The main entries are in Roman Script

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

Answer: (b) and (c) are correct
13 The protection of non-personal data in Transborder Data Flow uses which of the following legal instruments ? (

a) Copyright

(b) Patent

(c) Bandwidth

(d) Trademark

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

Answer: (a), (b) and (d) are correct
14 From which universities S.R. Ranganathan was awarded D. Litt (Honoris Causa) ?

(a) University of Delhi

(b) University of Madras

(c) University of London

(d) University of Pittsburgh

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

Answer: (a) and (d) are correct
15 Information about recent floods in Bihar can be found in :

(a) Asian Recorder

(b) Data India

(c) India; a reference annual

(d) Statistical Abstract, India

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

Answer: (a) and (b) are correct

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