Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Library and Information Science Education

LIS QUIZ SERIES

1.The first ever library school was started by Melvil Dewey in USA in
1876
1887
1926
1933

2.WA Bordon, initiated training in librarianship in India in
1876
1877
1911
1923

3. In India LIS education started for the first time at the university level in Punjab University, Lahore in 1915 by
Melvil Dewey
WA Bordon
S.R.Ranganathan
Asa Don Dickinson

4.Madras Library Association (MALA) started a School of Library Science for training college and school librarians in the state of Madras
1909
1926
1927
1929

5.Who was the first university in India to offer one-year postgraduate diploma in library science
Punjab University
Banaras Hindu University
University of Madras
Calcutta University

6.Who was the second university after University of Madras to start a postgraduate diploma course in 1941.
Punjab University
Banaras Hindu University
University of Madras
Calcutta University

7.Who was the first university to start a doctoral programme in library science in the entire British Commonwealth.
Punjab University
University of Delhi
Banaras Hindu University
Calcutta University

8. The first to introduce M. Phil programme in Library and Information Science in 1980 is
University of Delhi
Punjab University
Banaras Hindu University
Calcutta University

9.The first PhD was awarded in 1957 to D.B. Krishna Rao from the University of Delhi. Who was his guide?
Asa Don Dickinson
Ranganathan.
W.A.Bordon
None of the above

10.Which University started B.Lib.Sc for first time in the country
Punjab University
Banaras Hindu University
Aligarh Muslim University
University of Madras

2 comments

Deeparani Sj said...

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Anonymous said...

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