MLII-101: Information Sources, Systems and Services
Tutor Marked Assignment
Course Code: MLII-101
Coverage: Assignment Code: AST/TMT/ Jul. 2021/Jan.2022
Units: 1-19 Total Marks: 50
Answer all questions.
1.1 “Each information analysis and consolidation (IAC) product serves various categories of
user groups”. Elaborate the statement with reference to different types of IAC products.
1.2 Discuss the objectives, organisational structure, activities and recent projects of UNESCO
concerning information organisations.
2.1 Distinguish between Data centres and Data Banks. Explain the structure, functions and
services of data centres with suitable examples.
2.2 Describe the categories of information system professionals involved in database system
design and management.
3.1 Discuss the role of house journals in enhancing the organisational image and providing the
products and services of the organisation.
3.2 Differentiate between reviews, state-of-the-art reports and trend reports. Explain their value
and benefits as information consolidation products.
4.1 Define intelligent agents. Discuss the characteristics and types of intelligent agents.
4.2 Enumerate the components of mass media. Explain the role of media persons as sources of
5.0 Write short notes on any two of the following:
b) Electronic newsletters
c) Mass Media
d) Internet as an aid to information sources
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