Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Multiple Choice Questions on Indexing and Abstracting Periodicals

LIS QUIZ SERIES

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

2.An Index can be
1.alphabetical,
2.classified,
3.chronological,
4.geographical or Time lag
5.numerical

1,2,3
3,4,5
1,2,3,4
1,2,3,4,5

3.. Indexing and abstracting periodicals are access tools to identify and locate the required information which appeared in a particular periodical
Yes
No

4.Which is not a primary functions of Indexing and Abstracting periodicals?
current use function
retrospective search function
comprehensive use function
to help users get over language bather

5.How to measure Qualities of Indexing and Abstracting periodicals?
1.Coverage
2.Time lag
3.Indexes
4.The Bibliographic description
5.Ease in consultation
1,2,3,4
2,3,4,5
3,4,5,1,2
3,4,5

6.Indexing and abstracting periodicals may be exhaustive or selective in coverage of literature depending upon the purpose
Yes
No

7.Science Citation Index (SCI) first published in
1963
1964
1965
1966

8.Current Contents (CC) includes content pages of important journals was published_____
Fact: Now CC updated daily
Daily
Weekly
Fortnightly
Monthly

9.Indian Science Abstracts Published by Niscair
Weekly
Semi-Monthly
Monthly
Bi-Monthly

10.Library and Information Sciece Abstracts published by
Web of Science
Lexis Library
Proquest
Emerald

3 comments

Arun Hambarde said...

Very useful Information

Braj Kishor said...

very useful study material but plz enable copy & save function

prashant jain said...

plz conform SCI first pulication date