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Hialeah-Miami LakesHigh School Library Media Center<br />ORIENTATION <br />
WELCOME & BEINVENIDOS<br />Welcome to the Hialeah-Miami Lakes High School <br />Library Media Center<br />Library Media Sp...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Goals of the Library Media Center Orientation<br /><ul><li>Demonstrate knowledge of ...
Identify specific parts of books and print materials, and what is found in each part.
Understand expectations and procedures in the media center – demonstrate use of correct procedures as a student at Hialeah...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Parts of the library:<br />                How many parts do you remember?<br /><ul>...
 Non-Fiction
 Biographies
 Reference
 Periodicals
 Computers
 Internet access</li></ul>     . . . any others?<br />
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Fiction fic·tion(fík′shən ) n. Fiction books are made up.  The story is imaginary, e...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />This is an example of a book that is part of the fiction collection. <br />The story...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />What is true about a book in the fiction section?<br />Fiction contains:   (choose t...
True facts from history, nothing made up
Print only – never any images or other graphics</li></li></ul><li>HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Hurray!<br />You s...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Non-fiction n.<br />    Non-fiction books are not pretend or imaginary.  They are ab...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />This is a non-fiction book. <br />It contains text and photographs that examine the ...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />      What describes a non-fiction book best?(Select the best answer)<br /><ul><li>N...
There are more pictures in non-fiction at Hialeah-Miami Lakes Media Center than there are words.
Non-fiction is created from the author’s   imagination.
Non-fiction often teaches you how to do   things as well as providing details on a topic.</li></li></ul><li>HIALEAH-MIAMI ...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Library Media Center Guidelines<br />You must have an official yellow pass signed by...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Library Media Center Fines:<br />There is a five cents per day per book fine for lat...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Hours and Checkout of Materials:<br />The Library Media Center is open from 7:00 a.m...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />		What hours will you find the media center open<br /> 		for student use?  <br /><ul...
 Quite often the media center is open late – check with a  media specialist
You must be with a teacher if you want to use the media center, otherwise it isn’t open for students</li></li></ul><li>HIA...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Review and answer question again!Hours and Checkout of Materials:<br />The Media Cen...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Biography<br />bi·og·ra·phy (bī- ŏg′rə-fē )n.<br />    a biography is the written hi...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />This book is an account of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  It is written, c...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /> A biography is a resource that contains(Select the bestanswer)<br />Information abo...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Hurray!<br />You selected the best answer which is a biography is a description of a...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /><ul><li>Reference Booksref"er*ence('re-f –rn(t)s n.</li></ul>   a work (such as a di...
HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />What are reference books?<br />Reference books are available for check out overnight...
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  1. 1. Hialeah-Miami LakesHigh School Library Media Center<br />ORIENTATION <br />
  2. 2. WELCOME & BEINVENIDOS<br />Welcome to the Hialeah-Miami Lakes High School <br />Library Media Center<br />Library Media Specialist: <br />Mrs. Gloria Flores<br />
  3. 3. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Goals of the Library Media Center Orientation<br /><ul><li>Demonstrate knowledge of the arrangement of the library media center and what is located in each section.
  4. 4. Identify specific parts of books and print materials, and what is found in each part.
  5. 5. Understand expectations and procedures in the media center – demonstrate use of correct procedures as a student at Hialeah-Miami Lakes High School.</li></li></ul><li>HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Whatwill this presentation do for you?<br />This presentation is designed to help you become familiar with the library media center at Hialeah-Miami Lakes High School. <br />You will have a chance to review information that you already know as well as learn new things.<br />There are question and answer slides for you to practice with, that tests your ‘library lingo’ knowledge.<br />This presentation allows you to work at your own pace and <br /> re-visit information as needed. Have fun! <br />
  6. 6. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Parts of the library:<br /> How many parts do you remember?<br /><ul><li> Fiction
  7. 7. Non-Fiction
  8. 8. Biographies
  9. 9. Reference
  10. 10. Periodicals
  11. 11. Computers
  12. 12. Internet access</li></ul> . . . any others?<br />
  13. 13. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Fiction fic·tion(fík′shən ) n. Fiction books are made up. The story is imaginary, even if it is based on something that might have happened, or people who may have existed. Fiction is not real.<br />
  14. 14. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />This is an example of a book that is part of the fiction collection. <br />The story is imaginary, even if some parts are based on real places, people, events, or things.<br />The author (J. K. Rowling) made the story up. <br />
  15. 15. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />What is true about a book in the fiction section?<br />Fiction contains: (choose the best answer) <br /><ul><li>Details about a persons life – it could be the author’s</li></ul> life or the life of someone else<br /><ul><li> A story from the author’s imagination
  16. 16. True facts from history, nothing made up
  17. 17. Print only – never any images or other graphics</li></li></ul><li>HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Hurray!<br />You selected the best answer which is fiction is a story from the author’s imagination.<br />
  18. 18. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Non-fiction n.<br /> Non-fiction books are not pretend or imaginary. They are about things that are real. Non-fiction books can be about people, about places, about things – they can be history or geography, crafts, weather, sports, even science fair projects or dinosaurs . . .<br />
  19. 19. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />This is a non-fiction book. <br />It contains text and photographs that examine the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks and minerals.<br />Non-fiction often teaches you how to do things as well as providing details on a topic.<br />
  20. 20. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /> What describes a non-fiction book best?(Select the best answer)<br /><ul><li>Non-fiction books are made-up. Not real.
  21. 21. There are more pictures in non-fiction at Hialeah-Miami Lakes Media Center than there are words.
  22. 22. Non-fiction is created from the author’s imagination.
  23. 23. Non-fiction often teaches you how to do things as well as providing details on a topic.</li></li></ul><li>HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />The best answer is non-fiction often teaches you how to do things as well as providing details on a topic.<br />
  24. 24. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Library Media Center Guidelines<br />You must have an official yellow pass signed by your teacher in order to use the LMC when you are not with one of your teachers. <br />No food, drinks, gum, or personal electronic devices are permitted.<br />Please work quietly so you don’t disturb other students in the LMC.<br />Always use the main entrance to enter and leave the LMC.<br />
  25. 25. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Library Media Center Fines:<br />There is a five cents per day per book fine for late books – please return your books on time for others to use. Or renew your books without penalty BEFORE they are due!<br />You will be charged a fine for lost or damaged books. The fine will be assessed according to the damage and price of the book. <br />
  26. 26. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Hours and Checkout of Materials:<br />The Library Media Center is open from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. <br />You need a pass from a teacher in order to visit the library during school hours. You do not need a pass before and after school.<br />You may check out 5 books for 2 weeks at a time. Or renew your books if you need more time!<br />
  27. 27. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /> What hours will you find the media center open<br /> for student use? <br /><ul><li>The media center is open before, during and after school (7:00 am - 3:00 pm).
  28. 28. Quite often the media center is open late – check with a media specialist
  29. 29. You must be with a teacher if you want to use the media center, otherwise it isn’t open for students</li></li></ul><li>HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />The best answer is The media center is open before, during and after school<br /> (7:00 am - 3:00 pm). <br /> You rock! Are these questions<br />too easy or are you paying attention to details ? <br />
  30. 30. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Review and answer question again!Hours and Checkout of Materials:<br />The Media Center is open from :7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. <br />You may check-out 5 books at a time for 2 weeks.<br />You need a pass from a teacher in order to visit the library during school hours. You do not need a pass before and after school.<br />
  31. 31. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Biography<br />bi·og·ra·phy (bī- ŏg′rə-fē )n.<br /> a biography is the written history of a person’s life written by someone else.<br />
  32. 32. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />This book is an account of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It is written, composed, and produced by another person.<br /> (This particular book is a “photo-biography”.)<br />
  33. 33. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /> A biography is a resource that contains(Select the bestanswer)<br />Information about a person’s death certificate, not about the person’s life.<br /> Facts and photos about a place or time in history, not about people.<br /> Description of a person’s life; the who, what, when, where, and maybe even the how, concerning the person the book is about.<br />
  34. 34. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Hurray!<br />You selected the best answer which is a biography is a description of a person’s life; the who, what, when, where, and maybe even the how, concerning the person the book is about. <br />
  35. 35. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /><ul><li>Reference Booksref"er*ence('re-f –rn(t)s n.</li></ul> a work (such as a dictionary or encyclopedia) containing useful facts or information. <br />
  36. 36. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />What are reference books?<br />Reference books are available for check out overnight. They are online also!<br /> Almanacs, atlases, calculation & conversion tools, calendars, dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, periodical directories, style & writing guides, literary criticisms, and more.<br />
  37. 37. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />What are reference books?(Select the best answer)<br />They are books you check out for pleasure reading.<br />Reference books are usually collections of information, such as dictionaries (collections of word meanings in alphabetical order) or almanacs. <br />Reference books and other reference material can be checked out for two weeks at a time.<br />
  38. 38. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Good job again!<br />Reference books are usually collections of information, such as dictionaries (collections of word meanings in alphabetical order) or almanacs. <br />You’re a star!<br />
  39. 39. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /><ul><li>Periodical (pe·ri·od·i·cal) pîrˈē-ŏd′-ĭ -kəln. </li></ul> A publication issued at regular intervals of more than one day. Some periodicals are published every week, some every month, others every two months or even once or twice each year. They are produced regularly. You might think of them as “magazines”.<br />
  40. 40. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /><ul><li>Popular periodicals come in many styles, often a pleasure to look at.
  41. 41. Lots of graphics (photographs, drawings, etc.).
  42. 42. Articles are usually short, written in simple language.
  43. 43. The purpose of periodicals (sometimes called magazines) is to entertain the reader, to sell products, and/or to promote a viewpoint.</li></li></ul><li>HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br /> What are periodicals?(Select the best answer)<br /><ul><li>Periodicals usually have very long, very difficult to read articles in them.
  44. 44. This type of material is published one time, unless there is a revised copy published at a later date.
  45. 45. Popular periodicals come in many formats,often pleasing to look at. The purposeof popular periodicals is to entertain the reader.</li></li></ul><li>HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />BRAVO!<br />The best answer is popular periodicals come in many formats, often pleasing to look at. The purpose of popular periodicals is to entertain the reader.<br />
  46. 46. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Electronic Resources/Computers<br />The library media center has access to on-line databases. Databases are collections of information arranged for ease and speed of search and retrieval. <br /> You have access to these databases in the LMC and/or in your classroom and at home!<br />http://destiny.dadeschools.net<br />
  47. 47. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Electronic Resources<br />(from a computer with internet access…anywhere, anytime)<br />Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia<br />Destiny (LMC district catalog)<br />Facts on File<br />Newsbank<br />Username & password: miamidade<br />SIRS<br />Worldbook Reference Center<br />
  48. 48. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />REFERENCE RESOURCES ONLINE:<br />Gale databases<br />Gale eBooks (Reference books in media center)<br />Literature criticism online<br />Testing & Education Reference Center<br />Your library ID, barcode, or other ID: Trojans<br />(for all the resources listed on this page)<br />
  49. 49. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />The HML Media Center is for student, faculty and staff to use and enjoy. We are here to help and assist you in locating information, using the computers and finishing your projects and assignments. <br />Welcome to all “y bienvenidos a todos!”<br />
  50. 50. HIALEAH-MIAMI LAKES MEDIA CENTER<br />Created by Mrs. Flores, HML Media Specialist 2010<br />
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