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UGC NET Library and Information Science January 2017 Solved Paper 2 Questions 11-20 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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11. What is the third part of colon classification?

(1) Schedules
(2) Rules
(3) Classic and sacred books
(4) Index

Answer: (3)

12. Subject entry which refers from the name of a class to its class number is known as

(1) Class Index Entry
(2) Consolidated Entry
(3) Cross Reference Entry
(4) Subject Analytical Entry

Answer: (1)

13. The license for accessing the 'Europa World of Learning Online' is available through

(1) Routledge — (Taylor and Francis)
(2) SpringerOpen
(3) Sage Publications
(4) Elsevier

Answer: (1)

14. What is periodicity of 'Annals of Library and Information Studies' published by NISCAIR, India?

(1) Monthly
(2) Bi-monthly
(3) Quarterly
(4) Bi-annual

Answer: (3)

15. 'Facet publishing' is a division of

(1) American Library Association
(2) Canadian Library Association
(3) Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals
(4) International Federation of Library Associations

Answer: (3)

16. Who differentiated information and knowledge in the following way?
"Information is piecemeal, fragmented, particular; whereas knowledge is structural, coherent and universal"
(1) B.C. Brooks and N.J. Belkin
(3) F. Machlup and U. Mansfield
(2) S.G. Faibisoff and D.P. Ely
(4) J.H. Shera

Answer: (3)

17. Which of the following key teens of references assigned to National Knowledge Commission (NKC) constituted in June 2005 under the Chairmanship of Sam Pitroda for preparing a blue print to reform knowledge-related institutions and their infrastructure?

(a) Build Excellence in Education System and increase India's competitive advantage in the field of knowledge.
(b) Establishment of one "Knowledge Pool" (KP) in each state capital and to check the drop-out rate of school going children in a acquiring knowledge.
(c) Promote creation of knowledge in S & T Labs and improve management of institutions engaged in IPR activities.
(d) Promote knowledge applications in Agriculture and Industry and use of knowledge capabilities in making Government effective, transparent, and accountable.


(1) (b), (c) and (d) are correct.
(2) (a), (b) and (d) are correct.
(3) (a), (c) and (d) are correct.
(4) (a), (b) and (c) are correct.

Answer: (3)

18. In which of the following places the zonal offices of RRRLF are located?

(a) Delhi
(b) Trivendrum
(c) Mumbai
(d) Hyderabad


(1) (a) and (d) are correct.
(2) (a) and (c) are correct.
(3) (b) and (d) are correct.
(4) (b) and (c) are correct.

Answer: (2)

19. Which of the following can be used to measure the research output of an individual?

(a) h-index
(b) benchmark
(c) g-index
(d) Bookmarks


(1) (a) and (b) are correct.
(2) (b) and (c) are correct.
(3) (a) and (c) are correct.
(4) (c) and (d) are correct.

Answer: (3)

20. Identify from the following the Silver Halide process used in reprography:

(a) Exposure
(b) Miniature
(c) Developing
(d) Rinsing


(1) (a), (b) and (d) are correct.
(2) (b), (c) and (d) are correct.
(3) (a), (c) and (d) are correct.
(4) (d), (b) and (c) are correct.

Answer: (3)