DSSSB Technical Assistant (Library) Exam 07th August 2021 Solved Questions with Explanations (61-70)


DSSSB Technical Assistant (Library) Exam 07th August 2021 Solved Questions with Explanations (61-70)

61. Ranganathan has defined reference service as __.

Answer: (C) Personal service
Notes: Ranganathan defines Reference Service as “Personal service to each reader in helping him to find documents, answering his interest most pin-pointedly, exhaustively and expeditiously.”

62. The three types of analytical entries in CCC are author analytical, title analytical and __ analytical.

Answer: (C) Subject
Notes: Classified Catalogue Code (CCC) of Ranganathan mentions three types of Analytical Entries: (i) Author Analytical (ii) Title Analytical (iii) Subject Analytical.

63. Analytical entry is prepared for __.

Answer: (C) Part of a document
Notes: AACR-2 glossary defines an Analytical Entry as “An entry for a part of an item for which a comprehensive entry has been made".

64. National Union Catalogue (NUC) is compiled, maintained and printed by __.

Answer: (C) Library of Congress
Notes: The National Union Catalog (NUC) is a printed catalog of books catalogued by the Library of Congress and other American and Canadian libraries, issued beginning in the 1950s. The National Union Catalog (NUC) is divided into two series: the Pre-1956 Imprints is a 754-volume set containing all older records in a consolidated alphabetical format, while post-1955 volumes continue to be published serially.

65. Which of the following areas is NOT a part of the description prescribed by AACR-II?

Answer: (D) Address and location

66. Rules for Dictionary catalogue, first time introduced by __.

Answer: (A) C. A. Cutter
Notes: Charles Ammi Cutter (1837-1903) was an American Librarian who devised the ‘Rules for a Printed Dictionary Catalogue’ in 1876.

67. Handling of refrence questions of fact finding nature is known as __.

Answer: (D) Ready reference service
Notes: Ready Reference Service or Short Range Reference Service is concerned with providing answers to fact finding questions, such as what, where, who, when and how.

68. An entry that is made for the subject of a chapter in a book is referred to as __.

Answer: (A) Cross Reference Entry

69. 'Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education' is a draft prepared by __.

Answer: (D) ACRL
Notes: The Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education were prepared by the ACRL and approved in January 2000.

70. Referral service means __.

Answer: (B) Directing the reader to the correct source

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