LIS MCQs about Library Management – Quiz-2

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LIS MCQs about Library Management

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51. What do the two letters CO represent m the acronym POSDCORB?
A. Cooperation
B. Coordination
C. Corporation
D. Communication
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52. How many principles are there for designing organizational structure?
A. 10
B. 7
C. 9
D. 8
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53. If management is the spirit of the organization, then what is organization of the library?
A. Head
B. Heart
C. Spirit
D. Brain
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54. Which one is the simplest and oldest organizational structure?
A. Line organization
B. Line and staff organization
C. Departmentation
D. Operational organization
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55. The principle of the Scaler Chain represents which hierarchical order of the staff?
A. Left to right order
B. Top-to-bottom order
C. Right to left order
D. Bottom to top order
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56. What is called that element of management that deals with analyzing the activities and programmed of libraries to design
organization structure? 

A. Direction
B. Planning
C. Organization
D. Staffing
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57. Remainder stands for:
A. Books that were ordered but not received
B. Outdated books which are out of demand
C. Very old books
D. Low discount on the above
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58. The system which does not have input/output or the environment IS called:
A. Open system
B. Closed system
C. System
D. Good system
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59. ‘Check Card’ is prepared in:
A. Network system
B. Kardex system
C. Two-card system
D. Three-card system
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60. Job analysis means:
A. Analyzing the job in different distinct items
B. Preparation for selection
C. Deciding the wages
D. Delegation of job
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61. Budget is a:
A. Mechanical device
B. Control device
C. Financial method
D. All the above
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62. The system is made of various:
A. Persons
B. Services
C. Functions
D. Components
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63. GOC stands for:
A. Goods Order Committee
B. Government Office Committee
C. Government Order Committee
D. Good Offices Committee
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64. Whether the library is a system:
A. Yes, it has its sections as the system has
B. Library is separate from a system
C. Quite impossible
D. No, it cannot be a system
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65. The system is a set of units which have:
A. No relation
B. Some interrelations
C. No organization in them
D. No attraction between them
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66. The planning of the library building is a team work, who amongst the following should not be a member of the Building Committee of the library? 
A. Librarian
B. Architect
C. Library Committee
D. Assistant Librarian
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67. Which of the following is false about a system?
A. It is a set of components
B. It also interacts with the environment
C. It is influenced by the environment
D. It is operational by the environment
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68. Conceptual skill is related to the:
A. Supervisory managers
B. Top managers
C. Middle managers
D. All of the above
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69. What is essential for the smooth running of a system?
A. The change should be done m the staff of the system
B. The study of the system should be done from time to time
C. The change should be done the aims of the system
D. The stability should be established in function of the system
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70. What is a Pamphlet?
A. A document of 300 printed pages
B. A document of 500 pages
C. A document of less than 49 printed pages
D. A document of less than 80 printed pages
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71. Nowadays what types of items are being procured in modern libraries?
A. Book only
B. Periodical only
C. Thesis, microforms,
audiovisual, floppies, discs, etc.
D. All of the above
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72. What is the most important element of the organization of libraries?
A. Library
B. Library building
C. Finance
D. Report
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73. What is a periodical?
A. Which appears m parts or volumes at regular intervals
B. Which is a periodical published for the libraries
C. Which appears m English language
D. Which appears m a year regularly
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74. Which of the following is not characteristic of a periodical publication?
A. It is a regular publication
B. It appears in parts or volumes at regular intervals
C. It has a distinguishing number for each successive volume
D. All the above
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75. Which of the following pairs is not correct about the types of books?
A. General and Reference books
B. Simple and Composite books
C. Single and Reference books
D. Handbooks and Textbooks
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76. What are the problems and difficulties with reference to the acquisition work of the periodicals?
A. Problems in selection
B. Problems in ordering
C. Problems in receiving
D. Problems in accessioning
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77. What is information marketing?
A. Marketing of books
B. Marketing of library periodicals
C. Marketing of library product and services
D. Marketing of library services
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78. The team planning for a library building consists of:
A. The library authority
B. The librarian
C. The architect
D. All the above
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79. What are very important categories of documents in a library’s collection, particularly in research libraries?
A. Pamphlets
B. Periodicals
C. Patents
D. Specifications
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80. What is the meaning of the Modular form of library building?
A. One hall is constructed at every story
B. The building is in the form of model
C. The building has circular rooms
D. The area of the rooms may be increased or decreased
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81. What is called serial publication?
A. Published after a definite period of time
B. Published after a definite period of time by the same name
C. Published from time to time
D. Published by different names at different times
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82. What is the main and important task regarding the documents for collection development in the libraries?
A. Selection of the documents
B. Acquisition of the documents
C. Accession of the documents
D. Procurement of the documents
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83. Nowadays which types of material have entered in the mainstream of collection development m the libraries?
A. Pamphlets
B. Periodicals
C. Print materials
D. Non-print materials
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84. What is the purpose of Standards and Specifications?
A. To ensure uniformity and reliability
B. To promote standardization and quality control
C. To simply produce and distribution
D. All the above
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85. To whom the weightage is given in selecting the documents for the library?
A. Theory of management
B. Types of documents
C. Selection principles
D. Demand principles
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86. What is called the documents which are bound m paper and the information contained in them may not be available from any other

A. Serials
B. Books
C. Pamphlets
D. Periodicals
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87. What types of materials are available in microforms?
A. Back files of newspapers only
B. Out-of-print materials only
C. Periodical publications only
D. All the above
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88. What is a Patent?
A. A document of the libraries
B. An agreement with the government
C. An agreement between government and an inventor
D. An agreement between librarian and publisher
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89. Acquisition· work of the documents comprised:
A. Selection and procurement
B. Selection and accessioning
C. Selection, procurement and technical processing
D. Selection, procurement and accessioning
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90. If the value of profits is more as compared to the cost involved, then what will be the position of the system?
A. The system is suitable
B. Balanced equally
C. Neither suitable nor misfit
D. The system is a misfit
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91. What are the major types of non-print materials for libraries?
A. Machine-readable forms
B. Audio-visuals
C. Microforms
D. All the above
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92. What is called that document that contains ·descriptions of technical requirements for a product, material, process or service which is designed to meet the purchaser’s particular needs?
A. Patent
B. Pamphlet
C. Specification
D. Standard
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93. What is recently developed computer-based material which has become very important to modem libraries for collection development?
A. Bibliographic databases
B. Patents
D. Specification
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94. What is called that document that is formulated by agreement, authority, or custom of sponsors to define a product, material, process, quality, construction, operating characteristics, performance, etc.?
A. Standard
B. Patents
C. Pamphlet
D. Specification
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95. Standards and specifications should be collected by the libraries of:
A. Political field
B. Social field
C. Academic field
D. Industrial field
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96. The 3 cards systems are mainly used in the libraries for:
A. Circulation of books
B. Serial selection
C. Book selection
D. Acquisition and control of serials
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97. In Demand Theory, the demand is differentiated according to:
A. Variety of the documents
B. Value of the documents
C. Volume of the documents
D. All of the above
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98. The sources of finance for university the library is/are:
A. University budget
B. Provincial Government
C. Federal Government
D. All of the above
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99. The term scientific management was coined by:
A. Louis Brandeis
B. Luthans
C. Taylor
D. Mayo
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100. In which system of placing orders for serial publications one Bottom card is prepared for each serial?
A. Three cards system
B. Two cards system
C. One card system
D. Kardex system
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So, these are the MCQs 51-100 for Library Management.

MCQs of Library Management


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