Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission,
Government of Tamil Nadu,
Government Arts colleges,
Directorate of Public Libraries,
Anna Centenary Library,Chennai
Date of Examination:24-02-2017 FN and AN
- Date of Notification 21.11.2017
- Last date for submission of application 20.12.2017
- Last date for payment of Fee through
- Bank(State Bank of India or Indian Bank) 22.12.2017
Date of Written Examination
Paper – I (Library and Information Science) 24.02.2018 FN 10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M
Paper – II (General Studies) 24.02.2018 AN 02.30 P.M. to 04.30 P.M
Application are invited to the following of Posts through the TNPSC to the Tamilnadu public Libraries,Arts and Science Colleges and Anna Centenary Library, Chennai.
Name of the Posts:
- College Librarians,21+ 9C/F
- District Library Officers-9
- Assistant Librarian and Information Officer-3
TNPSC Syllabus Unit 10,
UNIT-X : QUANTITATIVE TECHNIQUES AND INFORMETRICS,
(i) Informetrics - Genesis, Scope and Definition; Librametry, Bibliometrics,
Scientometrics and Webometrics
(ii) Classical Bibliometrics laws - Zip’s Law, Lotka’s Law, Bradford’s Law of
Scattering; Generalized Bibliometrics distributions. 80-20 rule, Price’s Law
relating to scientific productivity; Analysis of use statistics.
(iii) Growth and Obsolescence of literature - Various growth models; Aging factor
and half-life: real vs. apparent; synchronous vs. diachronous.
- Citation analysis - Bibliographic Coupling and Co-citation Analysis
(v) Bibliometric indicators: Impact factor, h-index, g-index,i-10;Mapping of
Science; Citation Index.
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