1. A technique displaying graphic information on screen, pixel by pixel with bits held in main memory is

(A) Bit handling
(B) Bit mapping
(C) Bit pattern
(D) Bit matrix

2. ZOTERO is a –

(A) Content Management System
(B) Reference Management System
(C) Serials Management System
(D) Bibliographic Reference Management System

3. A network in which the host computer controls different nodes which further control other nodes, is known as

(A) Star Network
(B) Ring Network
(C) Hierarchical Network
(D) Multipoint Network

4. Impact factor is devised by

(A) Eugene Garfield
(B) Alan Pritchard
(C) David Hume
(D) Louis Brandeis

5. Historical/Government records related to an organization are maintained in

(i) Achieves
(ii) Museums
(iii) Repositories
(iv) Government libraries


(A) (i) and (ii) are correct
(B) (ii) and (iii) are correct
(C) (i) and (iii) are correct
(D) (ii) and (iv) are correct

6. According to Machlup the difference between information and knowledge is

(A) Information increases with use, whereas knowledge is constant.
(B) Information is stimulatory, whereas knowledge is practical.
(C) Information is shareable, whereas knowledge is one’s property.
(D) Information is piecemeal, fragmented, particular, whereas knowledge is structured, coherent and universal.

7. “Web of Science” is

(A) A Citation Index
(B) A Bibliography
(C) An Abstracting Service
(D) All of the above

8. In MARC 21, subject access fields are

(A) 3xx
(B) 4xx
(C) 5xx
(D) 6xx

9. Transformation of traditional libraries to hybrid / digital libraries is

(A) Crisis Management
(B) Re-engineering
(C) Change Management
(D) Project Management

10. Limitations of Bibliometrics is/are

(i) Analyzing research and development trends
(ii) Describing text, not necessarily meaning and context
(iii) Identifying the active areas of research
(iv) Citation bias


(A) (ii) and (iv) are correct
(B) (i) and (iii) are correct
(C) (i), (ii) and (iv) are correct
(D) (ii) and (iii) are correct

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