Most fiction books areshelved by the author’s lastname.• The Magic Tree House books arewritten by Mary Pope Osborne.• What is the author’s last name?• It is Osborne.• Where do we look for her books?• In the Os.
We would look in the Os for MaryPope Osborne books.• In the Easy Reader section– Look for the Call Number• In the Easy Picture book section– Look for Call Number• In the older Chapter book section– Look for Call Number• In the Paperback sectionEROSBEPOSBFICOSBPBOSB
Easy Easy Fiction PaperbackNotice that the top part of the call number changesdepending on the section.But the bottom stays the same. (OSB for the first threeletters of the author’s last name.)Look at the Spine LabelsEROSBEPOSBFICOSBPBOSB
All the Easy Readers are in alphabetical orderaccording to the author’s last name. Look atthese labels:Look at the Spine LabelsERARNERHAYERJONEROSBERTHA