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  • 1. Welcome to the Stevenson Middle School Library
  • 2. Do you know your way around the nonfiction section?
  • 3. Where can I find a book about … • Elephants • Cooking • Cars • Drugs • Countries • Family problems • Drawing
  • 4. You will use the Dewey Decimal System • 000 Generalities • 100 Philosophy and Psychology • 200 Religion • 300 Social Science • 400 Language • 500 Natural Science and Mathematics • 600 Technology (Applied Sciences) • 700 Arts • 800 Literature • 900 Geography and History
  • 5. There are 10 main categories. This is a picture of our nonfiction collection. Where you will find the categories.
  • 6. 000s Generalities
  • 7. You will find… • Books like Ripley’s Believe it or Not • Almanacs full of facts
  • 8. 100s Philosophy and Psychology
  • 9. You will find… • Books about UFO’s. • Books about alien abductions and paranormal activity • Books about mysterious places like the Bermuda Triangle • Optical illusion books
  • 10. 200s Religion
  • 11. You will find… • Books about Mythology and Legends • Books about Christianity, Judaism, Islam and Buddhism and other religions • Bibles stories
  • 12. 300s Social Science
  • 13. You will find… • Books about divorce • Books about blended families • Books about death • Teen pregnancy
  • 14. 400s Language
  • 15. You will find.. • Books to teach you Spanish, Chinese, German, French, Sign Language and many other languages.
  • 16. 500s Natural Science and Mathematics
  • 17. You will find… • Books about your body from the circulatory system to the vitamins it needs. • Books about animals like elephants, monkey and bears. • Books about outer space • Books about our planet Earth • Books about dinosaurs
  • 18. 600s Technology (Applied Sciences)
  • 19. You will find… • Cookbooks • Books about your health from having asthma to sports injuries • Books about computers • Books about inventions
  • 20. 700s Arts and Recreation
  • 21. You will find… • Books about music from rock and roll to classical • Books about learning to draw • Books filled with jokes • Books about sports
  • 22. 800s Literature
  • 23. You will find… • Poetry Books from Haiku poems to hilarious poems. • Books of plays • Books about writing • Books with children’s literature
  • 24. 900s Geography and History
  • 25. You will find… • Books about America • Books about Texas • Books about foreign countries like Spain, Canada, and Australia • Books about wars like World War II and the Holocaust • Books about Native American Tribes
  • 26. Always ASK, if you need help!