Quiz 1: Formats of Library Resources

Review the readings for the preceding section, Part One. Then select the one best answer to each of the questions below. When you finish the quiz, click "Submit Answers" to send your answers.

  1. Formats of library materials include
  2. Your answer:
    print
    multi-media
    electronic
    all of the above


  3. Electronic resources in libraries can include
  4. Your answer:
    tables and chairs
    CD-ROM databases
    The Internet
    choices b and c above


  5. Access points for finding information in libraries include
  6. Your answer:
    keyword, street address, telephone number, subject
    author, title, keyword, subject
    author, title, subject, telephone number
    telephone number, street address, author, subject


  7. The library catalog tells users
  8. Your answer:
    which books and other materials the library owns
    the addresses of publishers
    which librarians are on staff
    none of the above


  9. Different types of library catalogs include
  10. Your answer:
    directories
    radios, cable television, and direct television
    card, book, and computer catalogs
    lab manuals


  11. Library bookshelves are sometimes called
  12. Your answer:
    pamphlet files
    links
    chains
    stacks


  13. Books are arranged on shelves by
  14. Your answer:
    subject areas
    formal classification systems
    a and b
    none of the above


  15. To classify their books, many public libraries mainly use the
  16. Your answer:
    Dewey Decimal Classification System
    Leeuwenhoek Classification System
    National Library of Medicine Classification System
    County Library Classification System


  17. To classify books and other materials, college and university libraries mainly use the
  18. Your answer:
    Leeuwenhoek Classification System
    Library of Congress Classification System
    County Library Classification System
    National Library of Medicine Classification System


  19. To classify materials, many major health sciences libraries or collections use the
  20. Your answer:
    Reader's Guide Classification System
    National Library of Medicine Classification System
    County Library Classification System
    Leeuwenhoek Classification System


  21. The Biomedical Library at UCLA mainly uses the
  22. Your answer:
    Dewey Decimal Classification System
    Leeuwenhoek Classification System
    County Library Classification System
    National Library of Medicine Classification System


  23. A listing for a book in a library catalog is called
  24. Your answer:
    a pamphlet
    an abstract or treatise
    a file or treatise
    a record or entry


  25. Periodical indexes provide access to information in
  26. Your answer:
    catalogs
    periodicals
    books and dictionaries
    lab manuals


  27. Periodicals include
  28. Your answer:
    journals, newspapers, and magazines
    magazines, abstracts, dictionaries
    pamphlets, magazines, and abstracts
    journals, newspapers, and pamphlets


  29. Periodical indexes allow users to search for articles by
  30. Your answer:
    library addresses
    PIN numbers
    subject
    publisher addresses


  31. A citation for an article in a periodical index includes
  32. Your answer:
    call numbers
    title of the article; title and date of the periodical; author(s); page, issue, and volume numbers
    author(s): subject; address; date; call numbers
    call numbers; title of the publisher; and subject heading


  33. Reference resources called "periodical abstracts" are indexes that include citations for each article listed, and also
  34. Your answer:
    directories of authors
    telephone numbers for the publishers
    summaries of the articles
    references for the articles


  35. In a periodicals index, the topic listings under which articles are found are called
  36. Your answer:
    laboratory manuals
    CD-ROMs
    hypertext
    subject headings


  37. In a library using the Dewey system, books on Human Anatomy would be in section
  38. Your answer:
    QS
    WB
    570
    QM


  39. In a library using the Library of Congress system, books on Human Anatomy would be in section
  40. Your answer:
    QM
    570
    WB
    QS


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