Saturday, March 9, 2019

Libraries were full of ideas – perhaps the most dangerous and powerful of all weapons

Libraries were full of ideas – perhaps the most dangerous and powerful of all weapons

LIBRARIANSHIP STUDIES QUOTE OF THE DAY


"Libraries were full of ideas – perhaps the most dangerous and powerful of all weapons." 
Sarah J. Maas (b. 1986. American fantasy author) in her novel Throne of Glass.


I have found the most valuable thing in my wallet is my library card

I have found the most valuable thing in my wallet is my library card

LIBRARIANSHIP STUDIES QUOTE OF THE DAY


"I have found the most valuable thing in my wallet is my library card." 
Laura Bush (b. 1946. Librarian and wife of George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States)


Bad libraries build collections, good libraries build services, great libraries build communities

Bad libraries build collections, good libraries build services, great libraries build communities

LIBRARIANSHIP STUDIES QUOTE OF THE DAY


"Bad libraries build collections, good libraries build services, great libraries build communities." 
--R. David Lankes (Professor and Director of the School of Library & Information Science at the University of South Carolina, the Follett Chair at Dominican’s Graduate School of Library & Information Science, and recipient of the American Library Association’s 2016 Ken Haycock Award for Promoting Librarianship) 


When in doubt go to the library

When in doubt go to the library

LIBRARIANSHIP STUDIES QUOTE OF THE DAY


"When in doubt go to the library." 
J.K. Rowling (b. 1965. British novelist, screenwriter, and producer, best known for writing the Harry Potter fantasy series) 


An autographed copy from the Library's Walt Whitman Collection identifies which of the FRBR entities:

(a) Manifestation

(b) Work

(c) Expression

(d)  Item

An LC bar code as an identifier is an attribute of which of the following FRBR entities:

(a) Item

(b) Work

(c) Expression

(d) Manifestation

Is the webcast (physical carrier) of Barbara Tillett's presentation "FRBR: Things you should know but are afraid to ask" an attribute of the FRBR entity Expression?

(a) Yes

(b) No

Publisher/Distributor/Manufacturer are attributes of which of the following FRBR entities:

(a) Item

(b) Work

(c) Expression

(d) Manifestation

An edition/issue statement (such as Voyager version 7.2) identifies which of the following FRBR entities?

(a) Manifestation

(b) Work

(c) Expression

(d) Item

A Statement of Responsibility identifies which of the following FRBR entities:

(a) Item

(b) Work

(c) Manifestation

(d) Expression

The designation of volume/issue/date of a serial (e.g., volume 1, number 1 (September 2010) identifies which of the following FRBR entities:

(a) Item

(b) Work

(c) Manifestation

(d) Expression

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Library and Information Science Education

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A performance of Beethoven's 9th Symphony is an attribute of which of the following FRBR entities:

(a) Item

(b) Work

(c) Expression

(d) Manifestation

Which of the following FRBR entities is identified by the attributes characterizing regularity and frequency of issue for a serial?

(a) Item

(b) Work

(c) Manifestation

(d) Expression

The language in which Pride and Prejudice was written is:

(a) An attribute of Manifestation

(b) An attribute of Item

(c) An attribute of Work

(d) An attribute of Expression

Friday, March 8, 2019

Which of the following FRBR entities is identified by the attribute characterizing coordinates for a cartographic image or object?

(a) Item

(b) Expression

(c) Work

(d) Manifestation

Which of the following FRBR entities is identified by the attribute characterizing medium of performance for which a musical work was originally intended

(a) Item

(b) Expression

(c) Work

(d) Manifestation

Which of the following attributes identify the FRBR entity Work? Choose one or more that apply.

(a) Title

(b) Intended audience

(c) Form of work

(d) Date of work

(e) Language

How is Attribute defined in FRBR model?

(a) A set of characteristics which serve as the means for users to identify a particular entity

(b) A set of physical characteristics which help users identify a particular entity

(c) Assigned identifiers and contextual information which help users identify a particular entity