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UGC NET JUNE 2014: UNIT TEST 5: CLASSIFICATION & CATALOGUING

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1. 'Anesthesiology' is obtained by which mode of formation of subjects?
Loose Assemblage
Fission
Fusion
Distillation

2. 'Statistics for librarians ' is obtained by which mode of formation of subjects?
Clusters
Fusion
Loose Assemblage
Distillation

3. A person who designs a scheme of library classification is called
Codes :
Classificationist
Classifier
Librarian
Information officer

4. Which fixes the place of a subject relative to other subjects in a scheme of classification?
Class Number
Call Number
Book Number
Accession Number

5. The first textbook on classification 'Classification, Theoretical and Practical' is written by
WCB Sayers
E C Richardson
E W Hulme
J D Brown

6. Who is referred to as the first grammarian of library classification ?
E C Richardson
W C B Sayers
Melwil Dewey
S R Ranganathan

7. The first edition of Prolegomena to Library Classification published in?
1933
1934
1936
1937

8. The Classification Research Group (CRG) London was established in
1950
1951
1952
1953

9. The dynamic theory of library classification, developed by ________.
W C B Sayers
S R Ranganathan
Hulme
C A Cutter

10. Which is not one of a principle of Facet Sequence
Wall-Picture Principle
Whole-Organ Principle
Cow-Calf Principle
Later-in-Time Principle

11. Who Contributed this priciple? The amount of literature published or likely to be published on a subject is called Literary Warrant.
E W Hulme
S R Ranganathan
Richardson
Sayers

12. The first three editions (Le, of 1931 1939 and 1950 respectively) of the Colon Classification (CC) are considered as
Freely Faceted Classification
Rigidly-Faceted Classification
Almost-Faceted Classification
Almost-Enumerative Classification

13.Which Classification scheme designed to serve as a switching language?
Codes :
Subject Classification (SC)
Universal Decimal Classification (UDC)
Bibliographic Classification (BC)
Broad System of Ordering (BSO)

14.The first edition of DDC published in 1876 was consisted of__
22 pages
32 pages
42 pages
52 pages

15. In which edition of DDC, first time its title page appeared as Dewey Decimal Classification and Relative Index?
12th edition
13th edition
14th edition
15th edition

16. Web Dewey 2.0 is an online version of the
concise Dewey Decimal Classification system
complete Dewey Decimal Classification system
complete Univeral Decimal Classification system
All the above

17. Presently who own the copyright of UDC
Paul Otlet
Henri La Fontaine
UDC Consortium
Both A & B

18. Who wrote the book Rules for a Dictionary Catalogue and it was published in _________?
Melvil Dewey, 1876
Ami Cutter, 1876
Ranganathan, 1933
Richardson, 1906

19. AACR and its allied products are published jointly by ALA,CILIP & ______?
Indian Library Association
Canadian Library Association
ASLIB
IFLA

20. Phoenix schedules are used in which classification
CC
UDC
DDC
LCC

21. The International Conference on Cataloguing Principles held in_________?
Copenhagen in 1969
Geneva in 1989
Paris in 1961
Chicago in 1901

22. In which sequence, the entries are arranged in Classified Catalogue?
By specific subject
By class number
By accession number
By author name

23.Cataloguing in Publication programme was introduced by_____?
Codes :
British Library
Library of Congress
National Library of India
University of Madras

24. How many levels of description AACR-2 specifies
2
3
4
5

25. Arrange the cataloguing codes according to the year of publication i)AAC ii)CCC iii) AACR II iv) British Museum Code
i,ii,iii,iv
i,ii,iv,iii
iv,i,ii,iii
iv,ii,iv,iii

26. When was the first edition of ISBD published?
1972
1973
1974
1975

27. Worldcat is maintained by
Lake Placid Club
Library of Congress
CRG
OCLC

28. 260 tag in MARC format marks
the publication information
the edition
the physical description
a topical subject heading

29. Which is not a pre-coordinate indexing system
PRECIS
POPSI
CHAIN PROCEDURE
UNITERM

30. The full form of KWIC indexing system is?
Keyword Indexing Catalogue
Keyword in Context
keyword in Comparision
None of the above

31. Sears List of Subject Headings published by
OCLC
ALA
H W Wilson
Elsevier


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UGC NET JUNE 2014: UNIT TEST 4: INFORMATION SERVICES

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1. __________ one when one wants to know all the information published on a specific subject area or topic.
Everyday approach
Exhaustive approach
Current approach
None of the above

2. Reference services are
On demand services
Anticipatory services
On demand services generally but at times can be anticipatory
None of the above

3.Who defined Reference service is, "the process of establishing right contact between the right reader and the right book at the right time in the right personal way"?
Codes :
William A Katz
S R Ranganathan
Maragret Hatchins
Louis shores

4. Fact-finding serivce is also known as
Long Range Reference Service
Short Range Reference Serivce
Documentation Service
Current Awarness service

5. What is/are the important factors between Long range and short range reference services?
The time inovolved
The materials used
The nature of information sought
All the above

6. The book "Introduction to Reference Work' published in 1944 written by
Margaret Hatchins
S R Ranganathan
Krishan Kumar
William A Katz

7. What are the methods of user education?
Direct method
Indirect method
Combination of direct and indirect methods
All the above

8. Which is an indirect method of user education?
Publicity
Conducted tour
Informal meetings
Orientation lectures

9. Which is not a documentation service?
Current awarness service
Selective Dissemination of Information
Reprographic service
Document delivery

10. Which is not an example of Current Awareness Service?
An indexing bulletin
A reading List
Current Contents
SDI

11. Who is father of bibliography?
S R Ranganathan
Conrad Von Gesner
Robert Constantin
William A Katz

12. The first and foremost step in literature search is
identifying search terms
selection of indexing and abstracting journal
checking secondary publications
interaction with the user

13.Which is not come under the category of bibliographical services?
Codes :
Current Awareness Service(CAS)
Selective Dissemination of information (SDI) Service
Literature Searching Service
Translation service

14.Routing of periodicals is
SDI
CAS
Indexing service
Abstracting service

15. Who had given the Minimal, Middling and Maximum theories of reference service?
CM Winchell
S R Ranganathan
James I Wyer
Samuel Rothstein

16. DESIDOC is documentation centre for
Indigenous Knowledge
Defence Science
Rural Development
Khadi & Village Industries

17. INSDOC has been merged with ______ and is now known as NISCAIR
DESIDOC
DELNET
NASSDOC
NISCOM

18. Which of the following are review type services ? (i) Current Awareness (ii) Trend Reports (iii) News Clippings (iv) State of the Art Report
(i), (ii), (iii) are correct.
(i), (iii), (iv) are correct.
(ii) & (iv) are correct.
(ii) & (iii) are correct.

19. Assertion (A) : Online services incur heavy investment at the initial stage. Reason (R) : Online services are costlier than print
Both (A) and (R) are true.
(A) is true, but (R) is false.
(A) is false but (R) is true.
Both (A) and (R) are false.

20. Assertion (A): User profile is an essential component of SDI service. Reason (R): SDI is a personalized current awareness service.
Both (A) and (R) are true
Both (A) and (R) are false
Both are partially true
(A) is true but (R) is false

21. Assertion (A) : Reference service is the hub of alllibrary activities. Reason (R) : It is provided in the shortest possible time
(A) is true, but (R) is false
(R) is true, but (A) is false
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the right explanation of (A)
Both (A) and (R) are true, and (R) is the right explanation

22. Assertion (A) : Provision of services outside the library regular service centre or outlet is essential to reach more and more patrons. Reason (R) : Library extension services help libraries to cover larger population of patrons.
(A) is true but (R) is false.
(A) is false but (R) is true.
Both (A) and (R) are true.
Both (A) and (R) are false.

23.Translation service is intended to overcome
Codes :
Space barrier
Language barrier
Jargon barrier
Cultural barrier

24. Live chat is a
Reference service
Virtual reference software
Ready reference service
Referral service

25. A special library offers services to
Staff of all kinds of organisation
Staff of the parent organisation
widely distributed group of users
people of that particular community


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UGC NET JUNE 2014: UNIT TEST 3: INFORMATION SOURCES

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1. Where can we find all latest papers published in Library Science?
Dictionary
Yearbook
Trade Catalogue
Indexing/Abstracting serials

2. Which is not a broad category of reference sources
Primary
Dictionary
Secondary
Tertiary

3.When IFLA announced "Universal Bibliographic Control" as one of its core programmes?
Codes :
1972
1973
1974
1975

4.The Indian National Bibliography is being brought out by the National Library since
1954
1955
1956
1957

5. Which is not a type of bibliographies?
Analytical
Descriptive
Historical
Prescriptive

6. The word `index' is derived from ______ word `indicare' meaning `to point out' or `to show'
Greek
French
Latin
German

7. Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) first published in
1970
1971
1972
1973

8. Glossary is a
dictionary of words of a language giving meaning in another language
phrases with brief explanations
list of terms and explanations of specialized or technical nature
None of the above

9. _____ was the first person to use `thesaurus' for English dictionary in 1852
Robert A. Dutch
MC Arthur
Henry George Liddell
Peter Mark Roget

10. Anagram is a
Word that is opposite in meaning to another.
Word formed from the initial letters of a group of words
Words or phrase made by rearranging the letter of another word or phrase
Smallest meaningful unit into which a word can be divided

11. Subject encyclopaedias are also known as...
Cyclopaedias
Circle of knowledge
Encyclopaedia
Modern encyclopaedias

12. In 77 AD who produced the first encyclopaedia 'Historia Naturalis'?
Aristotle
Pliny
Plato
Terentius Varro

13.Paul Scalich used the word 'encyclopaedia' for the first time in his work
Codes :
Encyclopaedias Seu Orbits Methodical
Encyclopaedia Septem Tomis Distincta
Encyclopaedie du xviii Siecle
Encyclopaedia Britannica

14.The first edition of `Encyclopaedia Britannica' appeared in Edinburgh in ____and stopped print version in_____
1766-2000
1767-2004
1768-2012
1769-2013

15. Propaedia in The New Encyclopaedia Britannica denotes
gives outline of knowledge
contains brief information
containing knowledge in depth
All the above

16. Which is not a checkpoint for evaluating encyclopaedias are
Authority
Scope and purpose
Treatment
Year of publication

17. Rules and regulation for government servents can be located from
General handbooks
Statistical handbooks
Official handbooks
Historical handbooks

18. Tables present _______data in ______form
Numerical, tabular
Textual, tabular
Articles, research report
All the above

19. Keesing 's Record of World Events is a
Directory
News digest
Handbook
Index to newspapers

20. Which is not a Indian publications providing standards information.
BIS Handbook
Standards Monthly Addition
Manak Doot
Annual Book of ASTM Standards

21. Index Medicus published by
Indian National Library of Medicine
United States National Library of Medicine (NLM)
American Library Association
CILIP

22. The Science Citation Index (SCI) is made available online through the_______database
Web of Science
Web of Knowledge
Web of Social Science
Proquest

23. Who publishes 'Current Contents'
Codes :
Institute for Scientific Information
Thomson Reuters
Thomson Scientific
FID

24. Ulrich's Periodicals Directory was published since 1932 and also now supplied on-line as
Ulrichsnet
Ulrichslink
Ulrichsonline
Ulrichsweb

25. A gazette give information about?
Geography locations
History of places
Official annoucements and notice
Old records

26. From 1969, "India Who's Who" published by
INFA Publications
Ministry of HRD
Ministry of Internal Affairs
National Library of India

27. Which following types of publications are excluded in Indian National Bibliography
Keys and Guides to Textbooks
Musical scores
Periodicals and Newspapers
All the above

28. Fodor's Guide is an example of
Handbook
Travel guide
Gazetteer
Atlas

29. Indian Science Abstracts is a _______ abstracting journal
Monthly
Semi-monthly
Weekly
Bi-annual

30. The Guinness Book of World Records is comes under category of
General handbooks
General directories
Professional directories
Official handbooks


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UGC NET JUNE 2014: UNIT TEST II : Library and Society-Updated

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1. Dr. S.R.Ranganathan enunciated Five Laws of Library Science in 1928, when it was published as a book
1928
1929
1930
1931

2. Location of the Library should be at a central place, which law strongly emphasizes this statement
First law of library science
Second law of library science
Third law of library science
Fourth law of library science

3.The word 'Organism' is a ________
Codes :
Scientific term
Library science term
Sociological term
Biological term

4.Clay tablets libraries were existed in
Egypt
China
India
Assyria

5. Calcutta Public Library was opened to public on
21st March 1836
21st April 1836
21st May 1836
21st June 1836

6. The new Imperial Library of India opened on 30th January 1903 in the Metcalf Hall. Who is its first librarian?
Lord Curzon
K.M. Asadullah
John Macfarlane
B.S. Kesavan

7. The National Library of India was opened by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad on 1st February 1953, in connection with the _____________ Jubilee celebrations of the library.
Silver
Golden
Diamond
Platinum

8. A National Library for the Blind and the Physically ' Handicapped already situated in
New Delhi
Chennai
Kolkatta
Dehradun

9. The Library of Congress, the National library of the United States of America situated in
Texas
New York
Washington
Ohio

10. The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals(CILIP) was formed in 2002 2 by the merger of the __________ Institute of Information Scientists
ALA
LA
ILA
ASLIB

11. Who is the first female president of ALA?
Theresa Elmendorf
Mary Wright Plummer
Camila Alire
Clara Staton Jones

12. The Association for Information Management formerly known as
Association of Special Libraries and Information Management
Association of Special Libraries and Information Centre
Association of Special Libraries and Information Bureaux
Association of Special Libraries and Information Business

13.FID was dissolved in
Codes :
2000
2001
2002
2003

14. The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions established in the year 1927 in _________.
Hauge
Edinburgh
Brussels
London

15. Who is the first life member of ILA?
A C Woolner
K M Asadullah
S.R.Ranganathan
C.D.Sharma

16. Indian Association of the Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS), Established in
19th December 1969
19th December 1968
19th December 1967
19th December 1966

17. UNESCO Public Library Manifesto was formulated by UNESCO in
1949
1972
1994
2012

18. The INSDOC (Indian National Scientific Documentation Centres) was established in 1952 with the assistance of
UNO
UNESCO
IFLA
ILA

19. Model Public Library Bill in 1963 under the chairmanship prepared under chairmanship of
M. D. Sen
Venkatappaiah
S.R.Ranganathan
C.D.Deshmukh

20. What is Red Letter Day in the history of Britain?
The day British Library was setup
British Museum was established
British Library Legislation became a reality
British Library Association formed

21. World's first library act was enacted in
India
USA
UK
Germany

22. Indian office library located in
UK
USA
Canada
India

23.Mudaliar Commision in India was specially setup for the development of
Codes :
Primary education
Secondary education
Higher education
All the above

24.National Library Week celebrated every year in India during
14-20 August
14-20 September
14-20 November
14-20 December

25. BLAISE an online service provided by
Library of Congress
British Library
NISCAIR
INIS

26. UNISIST was launched by
WHO
FAO
UNESCO
IAEA

27. In which of following state gets fund through Library Cess
Tamil Nadu
Maharashtra
West Bengal
Manipur

28. CALIBNET was sponsored by
NISSAT
NISCAIR
UNESCO
DELNET

29. National Information Centre for Crystallography located in
Lucknow
Bangalore
Chennai
Pune

30. Which is not a publication of IASLIC?
IASLIC Newsletter
IASLIC Bulletin
Journal of Librarianship
Indian Library and Information Science Abstracts

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