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NET SET Examination Chronology of Library and Information Science

NET SET Examination Chronology of Library and Information Science (Useful for Paper II)
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Development in Libraries (United Kingdom)

1st Library act ant National Level in the world- 14 August 1850 Public Library and Museum Act-1964 UGC-UK (Parry Committee Report)-1964 Various Reports 1) 2) 3) 4) Adams Report-1915 Mitchell & Kenyon Report-1924 McColvin Report-1942 Robert Report-1959

Development in Libraries (United States of America)

Pioneer of Social Libraries- Benjamin Franklin Boston Public Library Act-1848 1st General library Law-1956 Library of Congress-1800 Library of Congress Shared Cataloguing service-1901

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National Libraries of the worlds

State Lenin Library, Moscow National Library of IndiaBibliothec Nationale, Pris (National Library, France) National Diet Library, Japan National Library, Germany Library of Congress, USA

1862 1835 1440 1948 1912 1800

Library Associations World and India

Library Association (UK)-1877 now Known as Chartered institute of Library and Information Professionals (From 2002) American Library AssociationAssociation of Special Libraries and Information Beureaux -ASLIB IFLA-1929 Special Library Association(SLA) FID UNESCO India Library Association IASLIC RRRLF 1877 (now name changed in 2002 as CILIP) 1876 1926 1929 UBC-1974, UAP-1976 1909 1982 1945 1933 1955 1972

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Library Classification
DDC by Melvil Dewey Expansive Classification by C.A. CutterLibrary of Congress Classification Subject Classification by J. D. Brown Colon Classification Bibliographic Classification by H. E. Bliss International Classification by F. Rider 1876 1879 1902 1906 1933 1935 1961.

Cataloguing and Bibliographic Description Standards, Subject Headings

Library of Congress Subject Headings Sears List of Subject Headings (SLSH) AACR first published MARC AACR-I CCF ISBD UNIMARC AACR-II

1898 1923 1908 1966 1967 1972 1974 1977 1978

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Indian States Library Acts

No. State 1. Tamil Nadu Name Tamil Nadu (formerly Madras) Public Libraries Act. Andhra Pradesh Public Libraries Act. Nature of Law library cess (10%) on property tax. library cess (8%) on lands and buildings; library cess (6%) on lands, 3. Karnataka Karnataka Public Library Act buildings, vehicles and profession. 4. Maharashtra 5. West Bengal 6. Manipur Maharashtra Public Libraries Act West Bengal Public Libraries Act Manipur Public Libraries Act No library cess No library cess No library cess library cess (5%) on property tax 7. Kerala Kerala Public Libraries Act and not less than 1% of State expenditure on education. 8. Haryana 9. Mizoram 10. Goa 11. Gujarat 12 Orissa 13 Rajasthan 14 Uttar Pradesh 15 Uttrakhand 16 Pondichery Source: And Haryana Public Libraries Act Mizoram Public Libraries Act Goa Public Libraries Act Gujarat Public Libraries Act Orissa Public Library Act Local bodies to levy cess No library cess Surcharge on IFML @ 0.50 ps. Per ltr. And 0.50 No library cess No library cess 1989 1993 1993 2002 2002 2005 2005 2005 2007/2008 1989 1967 1979 1988 1965 Year 1948

2. Andhra Pradesh


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Library Networks World

Online Computer Library Centre (OCLC) Research Library Group (RLG)-RLIN Joint Academic Network (JANET) Consortium of University Research Libraries (CURL) China Academic Library & Information System Australian Academic & Research Library Network 1997 1998 1967 1974

Library Networks India

NICNET CALIBNET ERNET INFLIBNET DELNE ADINET MALIBNET MYLIBNET UGC INFONET HELINET UNESCO Contributions (Library Networks) Asia and Pacific Information Network (APIN) Information Society program for Latin America and The Caribbean (INFOLAC) Global Network for Education in Journalism Orbicom UNESCO Network for Associated Library (UNAL) UNISIST Programme 1971 1999 1994 1986

1977 1986 1986 1988 1992 1993 1993 1994 2002 2003

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Library Related Software Library Management Software and Digital Library Software
CDS/ISIS WINISIS SOUL GREENSTONE DSPACE KOHA NEWGENLIB EPRINTS 1985 Distributed in 1995, Version 1.31 launched in November 1998. 2000 1997 2002 2000 2007 2000

Operating Systems


1969 1991 1982 1985

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Programming Languages

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Pre-Coordinate Indexing 1 2 3 4 5 6 Kaisers systematic Indexing Chain Indexing Relational Indexing- J.E.L.Farradane Coats Subject Indexing- E.J. Coats PRECIS-Derek Austin POPSI- G. Bhattacharya 1950 1963 1974 1964 1911

Post-Coordinate Indexing 1 UNITERM- Martimer Taube 1953

Year of Pub. Science Citation Index Social Science Citation Index Arts & Humanities Citation Index 1974 1973 1978

1 Rogets Thesaurus 1852

NET SET Examination Chronology of Library and Information Science Scopus J-Store (1995) Emeralds Science Direct ERIC J-Gate (2001) Project MUSE (1993) EBSCO Pubmed IndMed Abstract and citation database of research literature Journal Storage Full text Journal Publishers full-text scientific database


Education Resources Information Center, is the world's largest digital library of education literature J-Gate is an electronic gateway to global e-journal literature Online database of more than 200 journals from nonprofit publishers Reference Databases citations for biomedical articles from MEDLINE A Bibliographic Database of Indian Biomedical Literature is an indexing of medical and other biomedical journals from India not cover in Medline The INIS Database, contains over 3 million bibliographic records Library and Information Science Abstracts is an international abstracting and indexing tool designed for library professionals and other information specialists Genamics JournalSeek is the largest completely categorized database of freely available journal information available on the internet. The database presently contains 95320 titles. Journal information includes the description (aims and scope), journal abbreviation, journal homepage link, subject category and ISSN. The American Economic Associations electronic bibliography, EconLit, indexes more than thirty years of economics literature from around the world. Compiled and abstracted in an easily searchable format, EconLit is a comprehensive index of journal articles, books, book reviews, collective volume articles, working papers and dissertations Research Papers in economics. Collaborative volunteer effort to enhance the dissemination of research in economics. The database contains information on more than 585,000 items A global catalog of library collections.


Genamics JournalSeek



OCLC Worldcat

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Libraries & LIS Training in India

National Library of India Delhi Public Library DRTC, Bangalore Raja Ram Mohan Roy Library Foundation Connemara Public Library Khuda Baksha Oriental Public Library Asiatic Society Library, Mumbai Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute, Pune Rampur Raza Library, Uttar Pradesh Sarasvati Mahal Library National Medical Library, New Delhi 1917 1774 1918 (Became public Library) 1947 (became NML on 1st April 1966.) 1951 1962 1972 1890 1891