MCQs of Library Automation (Quiz 01)

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MCQs of Library Automation (Quiz 01)

The following are the MCQs of Library Automation:

1. One of the following is not open-source software:

A. D space
B. Windows
C. Green-stone
D. Linux
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2. The term “Cyberspace” was first used by:

A. Andrew Pollock
B. William Gibson
C. John Postal
D. Joe Flower
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3. Million Book Project was initiated by:

A. Punjab University
B. Carnegie Mellon University
C. Agha Khan University
D. Michigan University
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4. World Cat is maintained by:

A. Library of Congress
B. Online Computer Library Center
C. American Library Association
D. None of the above
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5. JSTOR is an online system for archiving and accessing academic journals. It is in:

A. Germany
B. UK
C. USA
D. Budapest
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6. Which among the following is a digital library software used in the creation of an in-house digital library:

A. LIBSYS
B. Greenstone
C. Alice for Windows
D. Micro CDS/ ISIS
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7. Annual Convention of INFLIBNET organized to discuss the progress of the library automation and library services is known as:

A. ISCON
B. NACLIN
C. CALIBER
D. INFONET
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8. Blog is a/an:

A. Off-line Journal
B. Internet Journal
C. Web Directory
D. Search Engine
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9. “Dublin Core Metadata” consists of

A. 11 elements
B. 13 elements
C. 10 elements
D. 15 elements
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10. Identify the development in the following library software in the correct chronological sequence.

A. CDS/ISIS, SOUL, Green Stone, D-Space
B. D-Space, SOUL, CDS/ISIS, Green Stone
C. Green Stone, CDS/ISIS, D-Space, SOUL
D. SOUL, D-Space, Green Stone, CDS/ISIS
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11. The following is the search engine for scientific information only:

A. Google
B. SCIRUS
C. Yahoo
D. Alta Vista
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12. OAI stands for:

A. Open Access Initiatives
B. Open Archives Initiatives
C. On-line Archives “Initiatives
D. Online Access Initiatives
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13. Which of the following is a public domain database?

A. INIS
B. AGRIS
C. Chemical Abstracts
D. MEDLINE
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14. The Central Statistical Office for IBM in Pakistan is:

A. DRDO
B. DSIR
C. COBOL-ANSI
D. BARC
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15. RDA stands for:

A. Resource Description Agency
B. Reference Description and Access
C. Reference Description Agency
D. Resource Description and Access
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16. The complete bibliographic details in MARC are available in:

A. Leader
B. Control fields
C. Variable fields
D. Record directing
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17. Conversion of the barcode into electrical signals id done by:

A. Scanners
B. CRT
C. Photosensor
D. UNICODE
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18. Arrange the following library automation software according to their date of origin:
(i) SOUL (ii) KOHA (iii) New GENLIB (iv) LIBSYS
Codes:

A. (iv) (i) (ii) (iii)
B. (i) (iii) (iv) (ii)
C. (iii) (ii) (i) (iv)
D. (i) (iv) (ii) (iii)
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19. Arrange the following Online Systems in the order of their origin:
(i) ERIC (ii) MEDLINE (iii) OCLC (iv) MARC
Codes:

A. (i) (iii) (ii) (iv)
B. (ii) (i) (iii) (iv)
C. (i) (iv) (iii) (ii)
D. (ii) (iii) (i) (iv)
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20. Arrange the following software’s according to their development:
(I) E-Print (II) D-space (III) Greenstone (IV) Koha
Codes:

A. (IV), (III), (II), (I)
B. (III), (II), (I), (IV)
C. (I), (II), (III), (IV)
D. (II), (III), (IV), (I)
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21. Which of the following are library networks?
L INTERNET 2. DELNET 3. NICNET 4. OCLC
Codes:

A. 1 and 2 are correct
B. 2 and 4 are correct
C. 1 and 3 are correct
D. 1 and 4 are correct
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22. NACLIN is sponsored by:

A. INFLIBNET
B. DELNET
C. AGRINET
D. CALIBNET
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23. Assertion (A): Information systems support the promotion of research, development, and innovation relating to the national development of a country.
Reason (R): Information is the basic input to the development
Codes:

A. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation
B. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation
C. (A) is true but (R) is false
D. (A) is false but (R) is true
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24. Assertion (A): Library automation is at a slow pace in Pakistani Libraries.
Reason (R): Lack of online support lead to this situation.
Codes:

A. Both (A) and (R) are true.
B. Both (A) and (R) are false.
C. (A) is true but (R) is false.
D. (A) is false but (R) is true.
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25. Assertion (A): Making information available using GSDL is effective than just putting it on the web.
Reason (R): The information available in digital form can be archived
Codes:

A. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation.
B. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation.
C. (A) is true but (R) is false
D. (A) is false but (R) is true
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26. Assertion (A): Migration is the primary strategy used by most organizations for digital archiving.
Reason (R): Migration preserves the physical presence, content, functionality, and context of the digital object.
Codes:

A. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation.
B. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation.
C. (A) is true but (R) is false
D. (A) is false but (R) is true
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27. Assertion (A): Present-day libraries need to develop social networking tools for their library websites.
Reason (R): It helps to reach out to the patrons where they live and provide service at the
point of need.
Codes:

A. Both (A) and (R) are true
B. Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not the correct explanation.
C. (A) is true but (R) is false
D. (A) is false but (R) is true
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28. Assertion (A): Web OPAC is a computerized library catalog available to the patrons online.
Reason (R): It can be searched by the users within the four walls of the library only.
Codes:

A. (A) is true but (R) is false
B. (A) is false but (R) is true
C. Both (A) and (R) are true
D. Both (A) and (R) are false
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