Objective Question Bank for Library Information Science Ability Test

Objective Question Bank for Library Information Science Ability Test (Hardcover)

By A A N Raju 
Publisher: Ess Ess Publications
Edition: Hardcover
Language: English
ISBN: 8170004268
Publish Date: 2005
Binding: Hardcover

Description


The subject Library and Information Science (LIS) is being taught at the
under graduate and post graduate levels in about hundred universities including
Open Universities and Distance Education Institutes/Centers as well for the
award of B.L.I.Sc. /M.L.I.Sc./M.Phil. and Ph. D. degrees. For the recruitment of
trained manpower at different levels and award of fellowships, many of the
national and state level institutions, government departments and other agencies
have been conducting recruitment/eligibility tests popularly known as National
Eligibility Text (NET), for according eligibility for the appointment of
Lecturers in all subject fields including LIS and Assistant Librarians for
university and college libraries. Many of the state governments have adopted the
NET model and have been conducting State Level Eligibility Tests (SLET) for the
recruitment of Lecturers / Librarians in government degree colleges and other
educational institutions. The second edition of 'Objective Question Band for
Library and Information Science Ability Tests' has been revised, keeping in view
the changing requirements of the candidates appearing for UGC-NET and SLET
examination conducted by state level Institutions/Agencies. The work consists of
four sections, viz: Section A : Multiple Choice, Section B: Matching Section,
Section C: fill in the blanks and Section D: True or False Statements. At the
end of each subsection, answers (Key) are provided. The objective questions in
four major sections and their subsections have been prepared on the basis of the
latest UGC -NET syllabus for LIS . The present work also serves as a handy tool
for those appearing for entrance tests for admission to higher degree in LIS
conducted by the Universities another institutes of higher learning . All
sections have been revised by adding additional new questions by giving more
emphasis to emerging areas in Information and Communication Technology such as:
Digital Libraries, Library Computerization, Networking and allied subject areas.
The author and publisher fervently believe that the present revised edition will
be of great help to those appearing for NET/ SLET and other eligibility tests
and contribute in no small way to their success.




Prof. A. A. N. Raju is formerly Head, Department of Library and Information Science and Dean, Faculty of social Sciences, Osmania University, Hyderabad -500 007.
Prof. Raju published seventy research papers in English and Seventy articles in Telugu in LIS professional journals. He authored and edited Twenty books covering various facets of LIS both in English and Telugu. His earlier books on library classification include DC, UDC and CC; A Study in Comparison (Delhi Ajanta,1984); Universal Decimal Classification (IME, 1991):( Chennai, TR Publications1991); Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC-20): Theory and Practice; A Self Instructional Manual Chennai, TR Publications 1995). and colon Classification: Theory and Practice: A Self Instructional Manual (New Delhi, Ess Ess Publications, 2001)
Prof. Raju has been very actively associated with the professional activities, both at local and national levels. He is Life Member of ILA,IASLIC, ALSD, IATLIS,and APLA He was Vice-President of ILA (1986-87), IASLIC(1998-89 and 1992-93), President IATLIS(1996--98) and presently Vico President, of Andhra Pradesh Library Association APLA, Vijayawada. He was member of U.G.C. Panel on Library Science for two consecutive terms (1991-93 and 1994-96). Recipient of IATLIS-Motiwale Best Teacher Award for 1995.and UGC Emeritus Fellowhip (1999-2001)


SECTION A : MULTIPLE CHOICE


A1. Information, communication, Library and Society


A2. Reference and Information Sources and Services


A3. Information Processing and Retrieval Techniques


A4, Library and Information centers' Management


A5. Information Technology, Information systems and Programs


A6. Research and Statistical Methods


SECTION B: MATCHING


B1. Library Science Periodical and Place of Publication


B2. Book and Author


B3. Technical Term and Meaning


B4. Other Aspects


SECTION C: FILL-IN- THE-BLANKS


C1. Information, Communication, Library and Society


C2. Reference and Information Sources and Services


C3. Information Processing and Retrieval Techniques


C4. Library and Information Centers' Management


C5. Information Technology, Information Systems and programs


C6. Research and Statistical Methods


SECTION D: TRUE OR FALSE STATEMENTS



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Title: Objective Question Bank for Library Information Science Ability Test
Publisher: Ess Ess Publications
Author: A A N Raju
Edition: Hardcover
Language: English
ISBN: 8170004268
Publish Date: 2005
Binding: Hardcover

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