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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Question Bank for UGC-NET - 3

Getting books back from the users and releasing the borrower’s ticket is known as
 A. charging
 B. holding
 C. reserving
 D. discharging
 Answer (D)

While entering the library, the personal belongings of a reader is kept in                
 A. Cloak room
 B. Property counter
 C. Gate counter
 D. Store room
 Answer (B)

Books misplaced on the shelves by readers are restored. This work is referred to as
 A. Shelving
 B. Stock verification
 C. Shelf rectification
 D. Shifting
 Answer (C)

Outdated and seldom used books are withdrawn from the library is known as
A. Shelving
B. Weeding
C. Circulating
D. Guiding
Answer (B)

The objective of library binding is...........of the library materials.
A. Proper organisation
B. accessibility.
C. durability
D. humidity control
Answer (C)

All part and pages of a volume are correctly sequenced in the first stage of binding process known as?
A. sewing
B. guard
C. pulling
D. collation
Answer (D)

Sheets before and after the text of a book are called      
A. End papers
B. Attach cover
C Head bands
D Gilding
Answer (A)

Leather being used as one of the binding materials i.e., ...... is the strongest leather.
A Roan
B. Imitation
C. Pig skin
D. Sheep skin
Answer (D)

........has prescribed certain standards for library binding.
B. ALA .
Answer (B)

A skillful method of providing means mechanism and structural elements to. streamline organizational work is known as
A. Strategic planning
B. Role analysis
C. Work culture
D. Autonomous planning
Answer (A)

On which of the following technologies semantic web is not based?
(B) Ontologies
(C) Cloud seeding
Answer: (C)

World Wide Web (WWW) was first designed by whom?
(A) Charles Babbage
(B) F. W. Lancaster
(C) Ted Nelson
(D) Tim Berner's Lee
Answer: (D)

Which generation computers uses integrated circuits(ICs)?
(A) First
(B) Second
(C) Third
(D) Fourth
Answer: (C)

The concept of Artificial Intelligence (AI) belongs to                                        
(A) Second Generation Computers
(B) Third Generation Computers
(C) Fourth Generation Computers
(D) Fifth Generation Computers Answer: (D)

Computer memory is measured in
(A) Bytes
(B) Kilobytes
(C) Megabytes
(D) All of the above
Answer: (D)

The term "Cyberspace" was first used by
(A) Andrew Pollock
(B) William Gibson
(C) John Postal
(D) Joe Flower
Answer: (B)

The term hypertext was coined by whom?
(A) Ted Nelson
(B) Vannevan Bush
(C) John Brown
(D) J. C. Kith
Answer: (A)

What are three types of basic languages used in computer programming?
(A) Zero, low and high levels
(D) Machine, Assembly and high level lannguages
Answer: (D)

When CD-ROM was prepared and made?
(A) 1985
(B) 1982
(C) 1980
(D) 1977
Answer: (A)

In how many ways switching system can be established?
(A) Two
(B) Three
(C) Five
(D) Seven
Answer: (B)

Which type of switching system is  telephone network?
(A) Circuit switching
(B) Packet switching
(C) Message switching
(D) None of the above
Answer: (A)

Which of the following software  is usful for word processing ?
(C) WordStar
Answer: (C)

NICNET and INDONET are the networks of which category?
(D) IN
Answer: (C)

Who designed analytical engine?
(A) Charles Babbage
(B) Pascal
(C) James watt
(D) Boyl
Answer: (A)

Calculating machine is developed by
(A) Charles Babbage
(B) Pascal
(C) Shakuntala Devi
(D) Boyl
Answer: (B)

What is a bug?
(A) Computer Virus
(B) Error in Computer Configuration
(C) Error in a Programme
(D) None of these
Answer: (C)

Which is not a programming language?
Answer: (D)

ENIAC stands for?
(A) Electronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator
(B) Electrified Numerical Integration and Calculator
(C) Electronic Number Integrator and Calculator
(D) Electrical Numerical Integrator and Calculator
Answer: (A)

ISO-9960 is related with?
(A) Standard for encoding data on CD-ROM
(B) Standard for Computer Hardware
(C) Standard for Information Processing
(D) Standard for Networking
Answer: (A)

ASCII has how many codes?
(A) 256
(B) 526
(C) 265
(D) 254
Answer: (A)

Raw, unevaluated, unprocessed and unorganized facts is known as:
(A)  Data
(B)  Information
(C) Knowledge
(D)  Wisdom
Answer: (A)

INTERNET was initially developed by US Department of
(A)  Commerce
(B)  Defense
(C) Interior
(D) State
Answer: B

Information retrieval is fastest from
(A)  Floppy Disk
(B)  Magnetic Tape
(C) Hard Disk
(D)  None of the above
Answer: C

An University providing Open Access to Sanskrit  dissertations through Internet
(A)  Jawaharlal Nehru University
(B)  Delhi University
(C) Mahatma Gandhi University
(D) University of Madras
Answer: B

In which of the following the term “Truncation” is used
(A) Budgeting
(B) Search Formulation
(C) Coordination
(D) Classified bibliography
Answer: B

The term “Hypertext” was coined by
(A)  Garfield
(B)  Bill Gates
(C) Ted Nelson
(D) Raj Reddy Answer: (C)

UNIX is a
(A) Single user operating system
(B)  Double user operating system
(C) Triple user operating system
(D) Multi user operating system
Answer: *(D)

The CD alphabets in CDS/ISIS stands for
(A) Computerized Documentation
(B)  Condensed Disk
(C) Confirmed Disc
(D)  Compact Disc
Answer: A

LYCOS is a
(A)  search engine
(B)  programming language
(C) database
(D)  database vendor
Answer: A

Electronic telecommunications system joining millions of computers together.
(A) E-mail
(B) Internet
(C) US Mail
Answer: B

Following is not a social bookmarking site:
(A) Digg
(B) Delicious
(C) Sqidoo
(D) Facebook
Answer: (C)

Following is not a network protocol:
(D) Z39.50
Answer: (D)

LOCKOSS (Software) is an international community initiative by:
(A) MIT Libraries
(B) Stanford University
(C) University of Waikato
(D) University of Southampton
Answer: (B)

Identify the odd one from the following:
(A) Koha
(C) SLIM++
Answer: (A)

Following is not a Web 2.0 tool:
(A) Blog
(B) Facebook
(D) RSS feeds
Answer: (C)

PDA stands for:
(A) Personal Digital Assistance
(B) Personal Document Archive (c) Personal Digital Archive
(D) Program Download Accessories
Answer: (A)

PLONE is a:
(A) Content Mnagement System
(B) Digital Library Software
(D) Federated Search Engine
Answer: (A)

Pi is the e-book reading device by:
(A) Amazon
(B) Sony
(C) Infibeam
(D) Nokia
Answer: (C)

Following is an example of microblogging:
(A) Wordpress
(B) Blogspot
(C) Livejournal
(D) Twitter
Answer: (D)

CCF stands for
(A) Common Communication Format
(B) Centre for Communication Format
(C) Committee for Communication Format
(D) Common Curriculum Format
Answer: (A)

In Which five year plan the INFLIBNET was established
(A) Fourth five year plan
(B) Fifth five year plan
(C) sixth five year plan
(D) seventh five year plan
Answer: (D)

INFLIBNET headquarters is located at
(A) Ahmedabad
(B) New Delhi
(C) Bangalore
(D) Chennai
Answer: (A) (Ahmedabad, Gujarat)

Resource sharing is a part of …
(A) Library cooperation
(B) Library administration
(C) Library management
(D) Library cataloguing
Answer: (A)

What is the full form of ERNET?
(A) Engineering Network
(B) Eastern Regional Network
(C) Electronic Research Network
(D) Education and Research Network
Answer: (D)

Which network in India provided the first e- mail service in the country?
Answer: (C)

Who publishes Annals of Library Science and documentation?
Answer: (B)

What is full text e-Resource ?
(C) Science finder scholar
Answer: (D) (American chemical society)

Which one is E-Bibliographic database?
(A) Nature
(B) Blackwell
(D) Springer
Answer: (C)

Virtua accomadates Different version of the
MARC Standard?
(D) SWEMARC/All of above
Answer: (D)

Which  is the journal of Llibrary and
Information Science?
(A) Abacus
(B) Acta numerica
(C) Interlending and Document supply
(D) 4OR
Answer: (C)

The Electronic Library is......................
(A) A Magazine
(B) A Journal Name
(C) A LIbrary
(D) An Encyclopeadia
Answer: (B)

What is e-prints ?
(A) A catalogue
(B)  A journal
(C) A repository Software
(D) An encyclopeadia
Answer: (C)

What  two is a Library Management  Software for small libraries?
(A) Library Solution and Follet
(B) Follet and MSN
(C) MSN and Tar
(D) LYCOS and Live  Search
Answer: (A)

What is APS ?
(A) A Search Engine?
(B) A Full-text e-resourse
(C) Bibliographic database
(D) Library Management Software
Answer: (B)

Which one is Library and Information
Science Journal name?
(A) Reference Reviews incorporating ASLIB Book Guide
(B) Reference Reviews incorporating ASLIB Book journals
(C) Reference Reviews incorporating ASLIB Book Review
(D) Reference Reviews incorporating ASLIB E-Book
Answer: (A)

"Shodhganga" is a national level repository of:
(A) E-Books
(B) E-Journals
(C) E-Theses
(D) Journal Articles
Answer: (C)

Questionnaire is a :
(A) Research method
(B) Measurement Technique
(C) Tool for data collection
(D) All the above
Answer: (C)

Mean, Median and Mode are :
(A) Measures of deviation
(B) Ways of sampling
(C) Measures of control tendency
(D) None of the above
Answer: (D)

‘Cranfield Studies’ are an example of :
(A) Survey Research
(B) Experimental Research
(C) Historical Research
(D) Case Study
Answer: (B)

Research is
(A) Searching again and again
(B) Finding solution to any problem
(C) Working in a scientific way to search for truth of any problem
(D) None of the above
Answer: (C)

Which of the following is the first step in starting the research process?
(A) Searching sources of information to locate problem.
(B) Survey of related literature
(C) Identification of problem
(D) Searching for solutions to the problem
Answer: (C)

A common test in research demands much priority on
(A) Reliability
(B) Useability
(C) Objectivity
(D) All of the above
Answer: (D)

Action research means
(A) A longitudinal research
(B) An applied research
(C) A research initiated to solve an immediate problem
(D) A research with socioeconomic objective
Answer: (C)

A reasoning where we start with certain particular statements and conclude with a universal statement is called
(A) Deductive Reasoning
(B) Inductive Reasoning
(C) Abnormal Reasoning
(D) Transcendental Reasoning
Answer: (B)

Research is conducted to
I. Generate new knowledge
II. Not to develop a theory
III. Obtain research degree
IV. Reinterpret existing knowledge

Which of the above are correct?
(A) I, III & II
(B) III, II & IV
(C) II, I & III (D) I, III & IV Answer: (D)

Which of the following variables cannot be expressed in quantitative terms?
(A) Socio-economic Status
(B) Marital Status
(C) Numerical Aptitude
(D) Professional Attitude
Answer: (C)

The essential qualities of a researcher are
(A) Spirit of free enquiry
(B) Reliance on observation and evidence
(C) Systematization or theorizing of knowledge
(D) All the above
Answer: (D)

In the process of conducting research ‘Formulation of Hypothesis” is followed by
(A) Statement of Objectives
(B) Analysis of Data
(C) Selection of Research Tools
(D) Collection of Data
Answer: (C)

A research paper is a brief report of research work based on

(A) Primary Data only
(B) Secondary Data only
(C) Both Primary and Secondary Data
(D) None of the above
Answer: (C)

One of the following is not an open source software :
(A) D’space
(B) Windows
(C) Green-stone
(D) Linux
Answer: (B) Windows

When RRRLF was established?
(A) 1970
(B) 1971
(C) 1972
(D) 1974
Answer: (C)

Where is the headquarter of RRRLF?
(A) Banglore
(B) Delhi
(C) Calcutta
(D) Lucknow
Answer: (C)

Who provides the ISBN?
(A) Niscair
(B) Nissat
(C) Insdoc
Answer: (D)

RRRLF provides the?
Answer: (B)

“It is a library with little or no physical presence of books, periodicals, reading space or support staff, but are that disseminate disseminate selective information directly to distribute library customers, usually electronically”. Said by whom?
(A) Kay Gapen
(B) Powell
(C) Sherwell
(D) H. G. Wells
Answer: (B)

”A library is a public institution or establishment charged with the care of collection of books, the duty of making them accessible to those who require the use of them and the task of converting every person in its neighborhood into a habitual library goers and reader of books.”Quoted by whom?
(A) Dr S R Ranganathan
(B) K.N.Raj
(C) C.A.Cutter
(D) W.C.Sayers
Answer: (A)

Classification of all types of libraries has been made by-
Answer: (C)

”Special libraries serve a specialist clientele, located within a single establishment or group and all engaged in working towards one common purpose.” Who said this
(A) R.Astall
(C) J.D.Brown
(D) E.C.Richardson
Answer: (A)

Reading centre’s, story hours, exhibitions and reading to literature are forms of …
(A) Extension service
(B) Service of a public library
(C) Both
(D) None
Answer: (C)

Which library first introduced the printed catalog
(A) British Museum
(B) Library of Congress
(C) Lelin State
(D) Imperial Library
Answer: (A)

Informal self education is possible in what kind of library?
(A) National Library
(B) Public Library
(C) Specific Library (D) College Library
Answer: (B)

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