1. “Scitation” is the online host service of

(A) American Institute of Physics
(B) University of Maryland
(C) Society for Industrial Research
(D) Oxford University

2. The process of surrogating, repackaging and compaction of the primary literature that results in creation of secondary journals, is

(A) Newsletter
(B) Abstracting and Indexing Periodical
(C) House Journals
(D) Electronic Journal

3. Which of the following is not a language of DBMS?

(D)  All the above

4. How do we render the name ‘Bernardo Augustine De Voto’?

(A) Voto, Bernardo, Augustine De
(B) De Voto, Augustine, Bernardo
(C) Bernardo Augustine, De Voto
(D) De Voto, Bernardo Augustine

5. Which reference tool defines Reference service as “….that phase of work which is directly concerned with assistance to readers in securing information and in using the resources of the library in study and research”?

(A) Encyclopedia of Librarianship
(B) Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science
(C) ALA Glossary of Library Terms
(D) ALA World Encyclopedia of Library & Information Services

6. Indian National Advisory Board for Libraries was setup in 1966 by

(A) Association of Indian Universities
(B) Ministry of Education
(C) Planning Commission
(D) University Grants Commision

7. The process of establishing headings and providing ‘Cross references’ is called

(A) Access points
(B) Headings
(C) Authority control
(D) Bibliographic Records

8. Which set of rules is applicable for exchange of files over Internet?


9. The first printed works are called

(A) Impensis
(B) Incunabula
(C) Impression
(D) Imprimatur

10. Which Law of Library Science, restated with emphasis on information as a dynamic, continuum and never ending phenomenon?

(A) Fifth Law
(B) Fourth Law
(C) Third Law
(D) Second Law

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