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  • 1. Arcadia High School Library Orientation Tour What’s in the Library and how do I find it? Fall 2013
  • 2. Welcome to the AHS Library Tour Enter the Library through the turnstiles
  • 3. Library Hours when school is in session • 7:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday – Thursday • 7:00 am – 4:30 pm Fridays Peer Tutoring 3:00 - 4:00 pm Mon. – Thurs. Library hours are subject to change at the end of semesters, before holidays and finals. Changes in the hours will be posted on the doors and in the student bulletin.
  • 4. Mrs. Swensson will check textbooks in and out here at her desk, and help you find library books. She can repair your textbooks and tell you about fines and lost books. r fo t! is th ee h ed rs Ne w e s an
  • 5. Textbook check out here rary Check lib here ooks out b You need to remember the 2 different places to check out books or textbooks - You always need your ID card!
  • 6. an ooks you c y Textb t ud to use to s borrow ry – ask at in the libra k eckout des the ch r i s fo h ed t Ne et! she r swe an
  • 7. TV and DVD/VCR player Student bulletin showing on TV Nee d ans w this er s h f or eet ! Non-fiction books Biographies 921 Find books here in the online Library Catalog
  • 8. Non-fiction books are arranged by subject using Dewey Decimal Classification numbers
  • 9. After you find the call number for a non-fiction book, find the number on a shelf
  • 10. for this Need t! shee er answ Fiction books on the shelf by author’s last name
  • 11. Close up look at Fiction books shelved by author’s last name
  • 12. oks erence bo Ref n th e ave REF o h R fo r el and big lab Reference Reference books are used to look up information, are shelved in a special place and stay in the library
  • 13. fo r ! is et th e d sh ee er N sw an Foreign language dictionaries in the Reference section
  • 14. English dictionaries in the Reference section by the computers
  • 15. Encyclopedias in the Reference section
  • 16. s thi ed Ne for r we s an eet! sh Library Computers with Internet connection for doing school work Library printers are networked to all library computers - you must bring your own printer paper (you may only print 5 pages)
  • 17. Hole punch, staplers, paper cutter and tissue Copy machine - $.15 per copy i th s r fo d rs ee e N w s an ! et he
  • 18. Now go back to the Library Tour page and watch “How do I find a book in the Library?”