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UGC NET Library and Information Science August 2016 Solved Paper 3 Questions 1-10 with Answers

UGC NET in Library and Information Science

The National Eligibility Test (NET), also known as UGC NET or NTA UGC NET in Library and Information Science, is the test for determining the eligibility for the post of Assistant Professor and/or Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) award in Indian universities and colleges.

National Eligibility Test (NET) or the NTA UGC NET in Library and Information Science, is also an exam for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for the eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor both in Library and Information Science in Indian universities and colleges. It is also a desired qualification for appointment of the post of librarian in libraries of universities, colleges, and government institutions in India. It has a comprehensive syllabus covering all the areas of Library and Information Science. In this article is given Solved Question Papers of NTA UGC NET exam in Library and Information Science in India. Even if you are from a country other than India, study of these solved UGC NET examination questions and answers will improve your knowledge and understanding of Library and Information Science.

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1. Sayers ‘Canons of classification’ are simplified in ______ principles.

(1) 28
(2) 29
(3) 24
(4) 26

Answer: (2)

2. Classical Theory of Management was propounded by

(1) C. Babbaje and Phillip Kotler
(2) F.W. Taylor
(3) Henery Fayol
(4) Luther Gullick

Answer: (2)

3. Which of the following association has prepared “guidelines for library services to persons with Dyslexia”?

(1) ALA
(2) IFLA
(4) LA

Answer: (2)

4. The in-depth examination of a single instance of some social phenomenon is known as

(1) Cohort Study
(2) Cross-Sectional Study
(3) Case Study
(4) Validity Study

Answer: (3)

5. Granthana, Indian Journal of Library Studies is the publication of

(1) Department of Library and Information Science, Delhi University.
(2) Library and Information Science Professionals Association of Punjab.
(3) Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation.
(4) Indian Library Association.

Answer: (3)

6. Faceted Application of Subject Terminology (FAST) is developed by

(1) British Library
(2) IFLA
(3) OCLC

Answer: (3)

7. Identify the MARC Tag used for variable fields containing data related to subject access to the documents.

(1) 6 XX
(2) 5 XX
(3) 2 XX
(4) 7 XX

Answer: (1)

8. ‘Entropy’ is a measure of

(1) Degree of relevance of Information
(2) Degree of Uncertainty in Information
(3) Quantity of relevant Information
(4) Degree of relationship of Information

Answer: (2)

9. The fundamental equation of Information Science has been put forwarded by

(1) Michel Buckland
(2) Robert Brooks
(3) Marc Porat
(4) Wersig Gernot

Answer: (2)

10. ‘Million Book Project’ was initiated by

(1) Pittsburgh University, U.S.A.
(2) Michigan University, U.S.A.
(3) MIT, U.S.A.
(4) Carnegie Mellon University, U.S.A.

Answer: (4)