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Welcome To The Dcms Library

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introductory show for middle school students.

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  • 1. Welcome to the DCMS library
  • 2. A place where you can find mystery, adventure, scientific exploration and so much more.
  • 3. Reading makes you:
    Clever
    Worldly
    Special
    Important
    Knowledable
  • 4.
  • 5. Librarian:
    Ms. Schaeffer
  • 6. Library clerk:
    Mrs. Harms
  • 7. This is a NO GUM ZONE!!!Also no candy, suckers or anything like it.
  • 8. Coming to the library
    You can come to the library as a group with your teacher.
    You can come to the library from a class.
    Go to the class first so the you will not be counted absent
    Ask if you can go to the library
    Your teacher will give you the red hall pass as your library pass.
    The pass must be visible all the time you are in the library.
  • 9. Library procedures:
    Return books to the book slot at the end of the counter. Do not put them anywhere else.
    Log on to a card catalog computer
    Start
    All programs
    Library programs
    InfoCentre catalog
    Key word search
    Author search
    Title search
  • 10. Library procedures, (cont.)
    You locate books in the library by call number
    Get the call number of the book you want
    Locate the correct section of the library
    Locate the book you want
    Bring it to the check out counter (under the sign)
    Give your name to the clerk or librarian
    Books are checked out for a two week period
    You can have two books at a time
  • 11. Very important information!!!!
    If you have an overdue book, you will not be able to check out another book until the overdue material is either returned or paid for.
    No exceptions
  • 12.
  • 13. Overdues follow you!!!
    If you end your 7th grade year with an overdue book, it will still be overdue the next fall and you will not be able to check out a book.
    RETURN YOUR LIBRARY BOOKS!!!!
  • 14.
  • 15. A TOUR OF OUR LIBRARY
  • 16. Sections of the library:
    • Fiction (F or Fic)
    • 17. Organized by first three letters of authors last name
    • 18. Non-fiction (call numbers)
    • 19. Call numbers group books by related subject matter. Eg. 700’s – art or 92 – biography
    • 20. Also used the first three letters of authors last name.
    • 21. Paperbacks (PB)
    • 22. These are all fiction books but they have their own section of the library because of their popularity.
    • 23. Organized by first three letters of authors last name.
  • Sections of the library (cont.)
    Easy
    Fiction and non-fiction books
    32 pages or less
    More illustration than text
    Wide range of reading levels.
    Reference
    These books cannot be checked out.
    Reading area there for you to use these materials.
    Encyclopedias
    Atlases
    Special interest materials
  • 24. Special Collections
    • Classics
    • 25. Tried and true stories
    • 26. Teachers love you to read these
    • 27. Organized by authors last name
    • 28. Biographies
    • 29. 92 call number
    • 30. Organized by first three letters of the person, not the author.
    • 31. Story collection (SC)
    • 32. Each book has several stories in it.
    • 33. Usually by the same author
    • 34. Organized by author’s last name.
    • 35. Hi interest
    • 36. Smaller number of pages and so shelved with the easy section.
  • We have a great library.
    It is important that everyone helps to keep it that way.