About the BookThe book is an attempt to meet the needs of those who aspire to achieve high positions in the field of Home Science. For lectureship/Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) they need to clear the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by University Grants Commission. The book will be useful to them. It will also be beneficial for those who are desirous to get admission to Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, M. Phil. and Ph.D. programmes in Home Science and are required to qualify objective type tests in Home Science.
A large number of prestigious organizations and national level institutions conduct objective type tests in Home Science for the recruitment of HS Personnel in Catering, Preservation, Resource Management, Interior Designing, Hobby Centers, Health Centers; as Nutrition Counsellors and Nutrition Experts, Research Assistants, Food Scientists, Demonstrators or Food Analysts; in Grooming Centers, Old Age Homes, Fabric & Apparel Designing, Human Development, and Rehabilitation Centers for Children with Special Needs. These organizations are Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Delhi Administration, Staff Selection Commission, medical institutions/ organizations, etc. The book will meet the requirements of all those preparing for these exams in the subject of Home Science.About the Author/sKiran Yadav obtained her B.A. in Home Science, with Sociology and Hindi from Purvanchal University, Jaunpur; M.A. in Home Science from VPS Purvanchal University, Jaunpur; B.Ed. from VPS Purvanchal University, Jaunpur; and Advanced Diploma in Computer Application from WWEI, Varanasi. She worked as Lecturer at Sant Keenaram P.G. College, Sonbhadra. Presently she is actively involved in professional activities at national and international level. She has been honoured by some social and educational organizations. She has attended many seminars/conferences and contributed papers on Home Science in reputed research journals and newspapers.
Om Shashi Shekhar Singh obtained his B.A. with English and Economics from Purvanchal University, Jaunpur; BLIS from MG Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi; MLIS from Bundelkhand University, Jhansi; ADCA from WWEI Varanasi; Office Automation from TSRA Varanasi; and Microsoft PS from Microsoft, India. He has qualified UGC NET and is presently pursuing Ph.D. on IIT Libraries. He worked as Library Assistant at BVAC (NIHRD) Varanasi from July 2002 to Dec 2003. He also worked with NVS New Delhi as a Librarian and is presently at JNV Mewat, Haryana. He is actively engaged in professional activities at national and international level. He has been honoured by social and educational organizations and is a life member of ILA, UPLA, IASLIC, SIS, DLA, KLA and MALA. He has attended many international and national seminars, conferences, workshops, and contributed several research papers that were published in leading research journals and conference proceedings. Three books on LIS are to his credit.