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Librarian Grade IV ,Kerala Common Pool Library-2016

 

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1. Collection of electronic resources that provides direct/indirect access to a systematically organized collection of digital object is known as:
Hybrid library

Virtual library

Digital library

Electronic Library
2. Digital Reference service can be offered through:
Ask your librarian

Consortia

OPAC

TELEX
3. 'Internet Public Library' is being maintained by:
Kerala State Library Council

RRRLF

Drexal University

Delhi University
4. Who organized convention for CALIBER?
DELNET

MALIBNET

NISCAIR

INFLIBNET
5. Who coined the term 'paperless society'?
F.W.Lancaster

Henry Fayol

J.Martin

J.H.Shera
6. The automation word was first used in:
1926

1936

1946

1956
7. ____________ is the collection of data or records in a machine readable format
Search engine

Database

Browser

Network
8. Who says'Library is the heart of the institution'?
S.R.Ranganathan

D.S.Kothari

S.Radhakrishnan

Francis Bacon
9. Andhra Pradesh Public Libraries Act enacted in:
1949

1950

1955

1960
10. Who was awarded with the first Ph.D in Library Science in India?
D.B.Shukla

D.B.Krishna Rao

P.N.Kaula

Pandey S.K.Sharma
11. Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Public Library is located at:
Patna

Ghaziabad

Chennai

Mysore
12. In India Right to Information Act(RTI)was passed in:
2009

2004

2006

2005
13. BERN CONVENTION(1886)is related to:
Standard

Patent

Trademark

Copyright
14. Who provides the ISBN in India?
ILA

National Library of India

NISSAT

RRRLF
15. ILA established in the year:
1935

1933

1973

1943
16. Which library is authorized to receive books under'Delivery of Books Act'?
Karnataka Public Library

Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Public Library

GOA State Central Library

Connemara Public Library
17. ________ is the nodal agency of Government of India to support public library services and systems and promote public library movement in the country
University Grants Commission(UGC)

Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan(NYKS)

Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centres(IASLIC)

Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation(RRRLF)
18. Who was the father of Modern librarianship?
Melvil Dewey

Dr.S.R.Ranganathan

H.E.Bliss

Henry Fayol
19. The Association for Information Management(ASLIB)was established in:
1918

1920

1924

1926
20. National Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped is situated at:
New Delhi

Chennai

Bangalore

Dehradun
21. 'Brain Chamber'is studied in library Science in:
Information Communication Technology

Marketing Management

Universe of Knowledge

Quality Management
22. Which university first started Diploma Course in Library Science?
Madras University

Delhi University

Mysore University

Calcutta University
23. Calcutta Public Library was established in
1863

1831

1836

1857
24. Who introduced the concept of knowledge industry?
Jan Van Dijik

Fritz Machlup

Manuel Castells

H.P.Luhn
25. Who propounded the term Information transfer?
Calvin Moores

J.H.Shera

P.N Kaula

Beesman
26. Handling of Information in the sense of production is called:
Information Industry

Knowledge Distribution

Information Production

Data Industry
27. 'Leaxicon' refers to:
Directly

Bibliography

Dictionary

Encyclopaedia
28. Indian Science Abstract is published by:
National Library of India

Indian Library Association

NISCAIR

INIS
29. ISSN stands for:
International Standard Serial Number

International Serial Standard Number

International Source Service Number

International Service Source Number
30. Patents comes under which category of sources?
Reference Sources

Tertiary Sources

Secondary Sources

Primary Sources
31. What is the suitable reference source to know about the climate of Jammu and Kashmir?
Globe

Gazetteer

Directory

Year book
32. India A Reference Annual is a:
Encyclopaedia

Directory

Year Book

Hand Book
33. Kessing's Record of World Events published from:
New Delhi

London

Paris

New York
34. What is the main record of a library?
Cash Book

Ledger

Issue and Return Register

Accession Register
35. Who states the principle 'Right book to right reader at the right time'?
C.A.Cutter

Henry Fayol

Ranganathan

F.W.Drury
36. Who enunciated X and Y theory of management?
F.W.Taylor

Douglass Mc.Gregor

E.Mayo

Peter Drucker
37. The chain of all posts from top to bottom in libraries is called
Discipline

Authority and Responsibility

Scalar Chain

Equity
38. Description of functions,duties,responsibilities and experiences of a person is called:
Job Analysis

Job Description

Job Satisfaction

Staff Manual
39. _____is a style of management to secure success for the organization
Marketing Management

Quality Control

Production Management

Total Quality Management
40. POSDCORB was coined by:
Luther Gulick and L.Urwick

Henry Fayol

Elton Mayo

F.W.Taylor
41. __________budgeting which is not concerned with past but concerned with the requirements of the future:
Zero Based

Line by Line

Performance

Formula
42. 'Quality Circles' in organization is used in:
Personnel Satisfaction

Personal Estimation

Quality Management

Participation Management
43. 'Bespeaking' means:
Issue and Return of Books

Binding of Books

Reservation of Books

Classification of Books
44. Outdated and seldom used books are withdrawn from the library is known as:
Binding

Shelving

Weeding

Accessioning
45. _____is an activity aimed at increasing communication and understanding between an organization or individual and one or more groups called publics:
Human Relations

Public Relations

Staff relations

Authority Relations
46. How many major editions are published in DDC?
21

22

23

20
47. In DDC the class number '600' denotes:
Pure Science

Technology

Language

Religion
48. KWIC indexing system was developed by:
Ranganathan

E.J.Coates

Melvil Dewet

H.P.Luhn
49. Hentry La Fontain and Paul Otlet were associated with:
LC

UDC

DDC

BC
50. Who gaves the term 'modes of formation of subjects'?
Cutter

Hentry La Fontain

Ranganathan

J.D.Brown
51. English Captial Letter 'E' denotes which subject according to CC?
Chemistry

Zoology

Botany

English
52. A system of ordinal numbers representing the classes in a scheme of library classification is known as:
Class Number

Notation

Collection Number

Call Number
53. DDC 23rd edition was published in:
2011

2012

2013

2014
54. LED stands for in CC:
Latest Effective Decade

Last Effective Decade

Lowest Effective Decade

Largest Effective Decade
55. Phoenix Schedules are part of:
CC

DDC

UDC

LC
56. The standard size of a Catalogue Card is:
7.5 cm x 10.5 cm

6.5 cm x 9.5 cm

8.5 cm x 11.5 cm

7.5 cm x12.5 cm
57. The Principle of Local Variation is mainly applicable in:
Cataloguing

Classification

Administration

Acquisition
58. ____is the world's largest bibliographic database:
World Cat

ITC

NCBI

UCLA
59. RDA is related to:
Classification

Cataloguing

Searching

Circulation
60. AACR2 stands for:
Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules,Second Edition

Anglo-Asian Cataloguing Rules,Second Edition

Anglo-Asian Cataloguing Rules,Second Edition

Anglo-Australian Cataloguing Rules,Seond Edition
61. What symbol is used in the size of the book in physical description area according to AACR-II Code?
Brackets

Full Stop

Comma

Semi-colon
62. Who developed the MARC Format in 1966?
American Library Association

UNESCO

British Library

Library of Congress
63. What is the full form of CCF?
Common Communication Force

Common Communication Format

Classified Catalogue Format

Cataloguing Code Format
64. PRECIS is originated from:
SLIC

POPSI

KWIC

COMPASS
65. The first edition of Classified Catalogue Code(CCC)was published in:
1934

1933

1935

1932
66. The term'Cybrespace'was coined by:
Tim Berners Lee

Ted Nelson

William Gibson

Vannevar Bush
67. A group of 8 bits is called:
Nibble

Kilobyte

Byte

Megabyte
69. Who was the brain child of World Wide Web?
Ted Nelson

Charles Babbage

Vannevar Bush

Tim Berners Lee
70. Which is the Internet browser,developed in India?
Google Chrome

Mozilla Fire fox

Epic

Opera
71. Which of the following is an impact printer?
Laser

Line

Ink-jet

None of the above
72. _______is an Internet standard for electronic mail(email)transmission
SMTP

HTTP

FTP

POP
73. INFLIBNET is an example of:
Local Area Network(LAN)

Metropolitan Area Network(MAN)

Wide Area Network(WAN)

None of the above
74. What is called the topology in which transmission from one central node is sent to other nodes?
Mesh Topology

Ring Topology

Bus Topology

Star Topology
75. In telephone line which media is used for communication?
Flat cable

Twisted pair

Optical fibre

Star Topology
76. How many layers are imagined in OSI reference model?
8

7

6

5
77. CDS/ISIS stands for:
Computerised Documentation Systems/Integrated Set of Information Service

Computerised Documentation Service/Integrated Set of Information Systems

Computerised Documentation Service/Integrated Sources of Information Systems

Computerised Documentation Service/Internal Set of Information Systems
78. NALANDA,the digital library is an initiation of:
INFLIBNET

NISSAT

DRTC

NTT,Calicut
79. Identify Content Management Software from the following:
Koha

SOUL

Joomla

New Genlib
80. Identify open source softwares for library management from the following:
Koha

SOUL

PALibs

Book Magic
81. The winner of ICC cricket World Cup 2015:
New Zealand

South Africa

West Indies

Australia
82. Pradhan Manthri Jan Dhan Yojana(PMJDY)launched by the Prime Minister Narendramodi on:
18th Nov.2015

28th Aug.2014

31st Dec.2015

12th Oct.2014
83. 'Fishing Cat'is the state animal of:
Gujarath

Odisha

Maharashtra

West Bengal
84. In 2014 Govt.of India introduced Aadhar based Digital Life Certificate system for Pensioners known as:
Sukanya Samridhi

Jeevan Parimal

Jeevan Pramaan

Vayomithra
85. Which is the largest Women Empowering Project in Kerala?
Kudumbasree

Mahila Samridhi Yojana

Ashraya

None of these
86. 'Ayyavazhi'is the moral belief system propounded by the social reformer of:
Chattambi Swamikal

Vaikunda Swamikal

Ayyankali

Vaghbadananda
87. Sree Chithira Thirunnal Balaramavarma issued the famous Temple Entry Proclamation on:
23rd Nov.1925

4th Dec.1947

21st Nov.1963

12th Nov.1936
88. Travancore Muslim Mahajanasabha was founded by:
Vakkom Abdul Khader Maulavi

Ali Musaliar

Muhammed Abdul Rahman Sahib

None of these
89. St.Joseph's Press is the first indigenous press in Kerala established at:
Mannur

Mundur

Mannanan

Mankara
90. Savarna Jatha was organized by Mannath Padmanabhan in connection with:
Vaikkom Sathyagraha

Paliyam Sathyagraham

Guruvayur Sathyagraha

None of these
91. The archeologist BB Lal excavated the Mahabharata site in India
Mallam

Hasthinapura

Kosala

Anga
92. The Viceroy who covened Simla Conference in 1945:
Lord Irwin

Mount Batten

Wavell

None of these
93. The Kerala river mentioned in the ancient book Arthasasthra:
Bharathpuzha

Kunthipuzha

Gayathripuzha

Periyar
94. Indian National Congress celebrated the First Independence Day on:
26th jan.1930

26th Jan.1949

1st Jan.1930

31st Dec.1929
95. The first martyr of Revolt of 1857?
Rani Lakshmi Bai

Nana Sahib

Mangal Pandey

Bahadursha II
96. The Central Pollution Control Board constituted in the year:
1964

1974

1984

1994
97. UNESCO recognized the Natural World Heritage sites in India except:
Kaziranga National Park

Nandadevi National Park

Sunderban National Park

Silent Valley National Park
98. In Census 2011 the percentage of Urban Population in India is:
35%

31%

33%

30%
99. The Venue of Summer World Olympics 2016 is:
Rio de Janeiro

London

Beijing

Athens
100. Kalbelia is a dance form originated in the state of:
Gujarath

Assam

Rajasthan

Manipur