2013-paper -II (Library and Information Science)

1. ‘Incunabula’ are the books printed before
(A) 1500 AD (B) ISSO AD
(C) 1650 AD (D) 1660 AD

2. The Intellectual Property Right is related to
(A) IT Act of 2000 (B) Censorship
(C) Right to Information Act  (D) Copy Right Act

3. The Public Library Manifesto was issued by

4. The Books and Newspaper Delivery Act in India was enacted in the year
(A) 1879 (B) 1867
(C) 1905 (D) 1851

5. ‘Word of Learning’ is

(A) Directory (B) A Hand Book
(C) An Encyclopedia (D) A Tourist Guide

6. ‘Biological Abstract’ is an example for
(A) Slanted Abstract (B) Statistical Abstract
(C) Auto Abstract (D) Graphic Abstract

7. Patents are classified under
(A) Primary source (B) Secondary source
(C) Tertiary source (D) None of the above

8. Directing the users to other libraries for getting the required document or information is known as
(A) Indexing service (B) On-line service
(C) Reference service (D) Referral service

9. An ‘Arry’ is a set of
(A) Coordinate classes (B) Subordinate classes
(C) Main classes (D) Basic classes

10. In pre-coordinate indexing, the coordination of concepts taken place at the time of
(A) Indexing (B) Searching and Retrieval
(C) Storage (D) Document delivery

11. The central concept of TQM is
(A) SWAT analysis (B) Johare’s window
(C) IS0-9002 (D) Quality circles

12. A total number of digits in the latest ISBN are

(A) 10 (B) IS
(C) 13 (D) 9

13. The main component of Third Generation Computer is

(A) Transistor (B) Vacuum Tube
(C) Microchip (D) Integrated circuits

14. A protocol that manages data transfer on the internet is


15. The acronym ‘DOI’ stands for

(A) Digital Object Items (B) Digital Object Identifier
(C) Digital Object Isolates (D) Digital Object Information

16. Meslt is a Thesaurus in the field of

(A) Management (B) Medicine
(C) Mechanical engineering (D) Military Engineering

17. The symbol (=) equals within parenthesis in UDC is used for

(A) Language Common Isolate (B) Racial and Ethnic Groups

(C) Common Auxiliaries of Form (D) Common Auxiliaries of Time

18. The ‘Central Value Distribution’ is known as

(A) Mean (B) Median
(C) Mode (D) Measurement

19. Lotka’s law relates to

(A) Scattering of periodicals (B) Obsolescence of literature
(C) Scientific productivity (D) Seepage of information

20. The convention of INFLIBNET organised to discuss the progress of library automation and library service is known as


21. The main objective of Raja Ram Mohan Roy Library Foundation is to promote

(A) School Libraries (B) College Libraries
(C) Public Libraries (D) Prison Libraries

22. One Gigabyte is equal to

(A) 2000 MB (B) 1024 MB
(C) 1080 MB (D) 1006 MB

23. The output of INIS is

(A) INIS-Atom Index (B) INIS-Bibliography
(C) INIS-Vienna (D) INIS-Abstract

24. The ‘Rules for Dictionary Catalogue’ were developed by
(A) C. A. Cutter  (B) C. A. Babbage
(C) J. D. Brown  (D) Anthony Panizzi

25. HTML is related to

26. The logical operators AND, OR and NOT are devised by
(A) F. W. Laucaster  (B) David Boole
(C) Charles Babbage (D) George Boole

27. URL stands for
(A) Universal Research Locator  (B) Universal Resource Locator
(C) Uniform Resource Locator (D) Uniform Resource Log.in

28. The three display components of PRECIS are

(A) RIN, SIN and Role Operators  (B) Lead, Qualifier and Display
(C) Lead, Qualifier and RIN (D) Lead, Display and Call Number

29. Multiplexer is a data communication
(A) Software (B) Equipment
(C) Process (D) Network

30. Emerald is a database of
(A) Engineering Literature  (B) Medical Literature
(C) Management Literature (D) Agriculture Literature

31. Assertion (A) : Information can be obtained from several sources other than libraries.

      Reason (R) : The scope of library science is narrower than information science.
Codes :
(A) (A) is false and (R) is true (B) (A) is true and (R) is false
(C) Both (A) and (R) are true (D) Both (A) and (R) are false

32. Assertion (A) : Abstract is a concise representation of the content of the document similar to that of original. Reason (R) : Abstract is a time saving device.

Codes :

(A) (A) is true but (R) is false  (B) Both (A) and (R) are false
(C) (R) is true but (R) is false (D) Both (A) and (R) are true

33. Assertion (A) : Cataloguing in Publication Program (CIP) is initiated by Library of Congress. Reason (R) : It helps individual libraries in copying down the data. Codes :

(A) (A) is false and (R) is true (B) (A) is true and (R) is false
(C) Both (A) and (R) are true (D) Both (A) and (R) are false


34. Assertion (A) : Web has become a hub for all activities of library users. Reason (R) : Web is being used as popular publishing media.

Codes :
(A) Both (A) and (R) are true, but (A) is not correct explanation (B) (A) is true and (R) is false
(C) (A) is false and (R) is true (D) Both (A) and (R) are false

35. Assertion (A) : Cost and price are one and the same. Reason (R) : Cost is what it costs to do something, whereas price is a matter of strategic decision.

Codes :
(A) (A) is false, (R) is true (B) (A) is true, (R) is false
(C) Both (A) and (R) are true (D) Both (A) and (R) are false

36. Arrange the following networks according to their year of establishment. (i) BONET (ii) DELNET (iii) INFLIBNET (iv) CALIBNET Codes :

(A) (i) (ii) (iv) (iii)    (B) (ii) (i) (iv) (iii)
(C) (ii) (iv) (iii) (i)  (D) (iii) (i) (ii) (iv)

37. Arrange the following catalogue codes in chronological order of its development. (i) AACR-I (ii) Rules for Dictionary Catalogue (iii) CCC   (iv) ALA Code Codes :

(A) (iii) (ii) (iv) (i)      (B) (i) (ii) (iv) (iii)
(C) (iv) (i) (iii) (ii)     (D) (iii) (iv) (ii) (i)

38. Arrange the following indexing systems according to the year of development. (i) KWIC   (ii) POPSI  (iii) Uniterm Indexing (iv) PRECIS Codes :

(A) (iv) (iii) (i) (ii)         (B) (ii) (i) (iv) (iii)
(C) (ii) (iv) (i) (iii)         (D) (iii) (iv) (ii) (i)

39. Arrange the following work components of WINISIS according to the order of sequence of operation.

(i) FST     (ii) FDT  (iii) Print format  (iv) Work sheet Codes :

(A) (iv) (i) (ii) (iii)       (B) (i) (iv) (ii) (iii)
(C) (ii) (iv) (iii) (i)      (D) (ii) (i) (iv) (iii)

40. Arrange the following professional associations according to the year of establishment.

(i) IFLA (ii) ASLIB (iii) ALA (iv) SLA (USA)

Codes :
(A) (i) (iii) (ii) (iv)           (B) (iv) (ii) (iii) (i)
(C) (iii) (iv) (i) (ii)           (D) (iii) (iv) (ii) (i)

41. Arrange the following abstracting periodicals in order of year of their print publication.
(i) Chemical Abstracts (ii) Sociological Abstracts (iii) Physics Abstracts (iv) Biological Abstracts Codes :

(A) (iii) (i) (iv) (ii)         (B) (iv) (ii) (i) (iii)
(C) (ii) (iv) (iii) (i)         (D) (i) (iii) (ii) (iv)

42. Arrange the following physical forms of catalogues in order of development. (i) Sheaf   (ii) Register (iii) OPAC (iv) Card  Codes :

(A) (iv) (i)         (B) (ii) (i)
(C) (i) (iv)        (D) (i) (ii)

43. Arrange the following components of communication in correct sequence of information flow.
(i) Message (ii) Source  (iii) Medium (iv) Receiver
Codes :
(A) (i) (iii) (iv) (ii)        (B) (ii) (iv) (iii) (i)
(C) (ii) (i) (iii) (iv)       (D) (iv) (i) (ii) (iii)

44. Match the following :

List – I                                   List – II

(a) Librametry             (i) Dubrov and Karenhas

(b) Bibliometrics        (ii) Pritchard

(c) Scientometrics     (iii) S.R. Ranganathan

(d) Informetrics        (iv) Otto Nache Codes :

(a)    (b)     (c)     (d)

(A)   (ii)     (i)     (iii)   (iv)

(B)   (iii)  (ii)      (iv)    (i)

(C)  (iii)   (ii)       (i)    (iv)

(D)   (i)   (iv)      (iii)   (ii)

45. Match the following :

List – I                                                                                  List – II

(a) INB                                                                      (i) INSDOC, New Delhi

(b) National Index to Translations  (ii) ISI Philadelphia to Translations
(c) Current Contents                (iii) Bowker-Sour, UK
(d) LISA                            (iv)  National Library Kolkatta

Codes :

(a)        (b)       (c)        (d)

(A)    (iv)         (i)      (iv)      (ii)

(B)    (ii)        (iii)      (ii)      (iii)

(C)   (iv)         (i)        (ii)       (iii)

(D)   (i)           (ii)       (iii)      (iv)

46. Match the following :

List – I                                                 List – II

(a) POSDCORB             (i) Mc Greger
(b) Prenatal Cataloging  (ii) Abraham Maslow
(c) X and Y theory       (iii) Luther Gullick
(d) Theory of             (iv) S. R. Ranganathan Motivation

Codes :
     (a)   (b)    (c)    (d)
(A) (ii)   (iii)  (i)    (iv)
(B) (iv)   (iii)  (ii)   (i)
(C) (iii)  (iv)   (i)   (ii)
(D) (i)    (ii)   (iv)   (iii)

47. Match the following

List – I                                                 List – II

(a) Anthony Penezzi       (i) CCC
(b) C. A. Cutter          (ii) ALA Code
(c) S. R. Ranganathan     (iii) British Museum
(d) Seymour Lubetzky      (iv) Rules for Dictionary Catalogue

Codes :

(a)      (b)     (c)     (d)

(A)        (ii)    (iii)     (i)     (iv)

(B)        (iii)    (iv)   (i)      (ii)

(C)        (i)      (ii)     (iii)  (iv)

(D)       (iv)      (i)      (ii)   (iii)

48. Match the following :

List – I                                                 List – II

(a) Pen Drive             (i) Browser
(b)Soul                   (ii) Search Engine
(c)Net Scape              (iii) Output Device
(d)Google                 (iv)Library Software

Codes :

(a)      (b)     (c)     (d)

(A)        (iii)    (iv)     (i)     (ii)

(B)        (iv)    (iii)   (i)      (ii)

(C)        (ii)      (iii)     (i)  (iv)

(D)       (iv)      (ii)      (iii)   (i)

49. Match the following :

List – I                                                                                                            List – II

(a) Annals of lib. and Inf. Science                 (i) ISI
(b)Science Citation Index                           (ii) University Microfilm International (UMI)
(c)Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science  (iii)NISCAIR (INSDOC)
(d)Dissertation Abstract International              (iv)Marcel Dekkar

Codes :

(a)      (b)     (c)     (d)

(A)        (i)    (ii)     (iii)     (iv)

(B)        (iv)    (iii)   (ii)      (i)

(C)        (iii)      (i)     (iv)  (ii)

(D)       (iv)      (ii)      (i)   (iii)

50. Match the following :

List – I                                                               List – II

(a)Mnemonics                     (i)Measures of central tendency
(b)Initiation to freshmen        (ii)Economy in cataloguing
(c)Mean, Median and Mode         (iii)Aid to memory 
(d)Law of Parcimony              (iv)User education

Codes :

(a)      (b)     (c)     (d)

(A)        (iv)    (iii)     (i)     (ii)

(B)        (iii)    (iv)     (i)      (ii)

(C)        (iii)      (i)     (ii)     (iv)

(D)       (i)      (ii)      (iv)   (iii)