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library quiz show for orientation

  1. 1. Mrs. Dix<br />Upper School Library<br />2011<br />Library Quiz Show<br />
  2. 2. Books can be checked out for 10 days.<br />You actually get 14!!<br />2<br />
  3. 3. How many Dewey “hundreds” are there?<br />10<br />3<br />
  4. 4. All non-fiction books have a special organization system. What is it?<br />Numerically by subject<br />This is the Dewey Decimal System!<br />4<br />
  5. 5. Name three things that you can do on the library website (not Edline).<br />Get to research sites, make book suggestions, make comments…<br />Get book club news, watch book trailers, read our Twitter updates for news, look at library photos, connect to the catalog, email Mrs. Dix, IM with Mrs. Dix…<br />5<br />
  6. 6. How can I get extra credit during library skills class?<br />Book Reviews!<br />On the library catalog<br />6<br />
  7. 7. Who created the numbering system in the library?<br />Melvil Dewey, my hero!<br />7<br />
  8. 8. This call number is for a non-fiction book: 832 DER.<br />8<br />
  9. 9. Library Express Days mean that…<br />You need to come to the library for quick tasks like finding a book, renewing a book, returning a book, paying a fine or checking Edline. <br />You should not be in the library longer than 10 minutes.<br />9<br />
  10. 10. Which DDC number would books about aliens be found?<br />000<br />10<br />
  11. 11. Where are the reference materials?<br /><ul><li>along the back wall
  12. 12. by the circulation desk
  13. 13. online databases</li></ul>11<br />
  14. 14. When you print from the Internet, what must you do?<br />Copy and paste into Word.<br />And please think about printing in greyscale!<br />12<br />
  15. 15. What does OPAC stand for?<br />Online Public Access Catalog<br />In other words, it’s the library catalog!<br />13<br />
  16. 16. How can I find a book by Mike Lupica in the library catalog?<br />All of the above<br />None of the above<br />Look in the catalog by title search<br />Use a series search<br />Type in last name, first name and click “author”<br />14<br />
  17. 17. Match the genre to its call number:<br />FAN<br />BAT<br />F<br />OV<br />B<br />Biography<br />Fiction<br />Fantasy<br />Battles<br />Oversized<br />15<br />
  18. 18. What is the call number for a biography about George Washington?<br />B WASHINGTON<br />REF WAS <br />F WAS<br />BIO WAS<br />B WAS<br />16<br />
  19. 19. Name four ways that you can search for a book in the catalog?<br />KATS<br />Keyword<br />Author<br />Title<br />Subject<br />You can also search by Series.<br />17<br />
  20. 20. Are non-fiction books shelved by author, title, keyword or subject?<br />Subject<br />18<br />
  21. 21. Call Number<br />Encyclopedia<br />A system to organize books<br />A page at the beginning of a book<br />Title Page<br />Many volumes of information<br />Fiction<br />DDC<br />Imaginative stories<br />Numbers and letters on the spine label<br />Match the term with the definition<br />19<br />
  22. 22. Biographies are shelved by author’s last name.<br />20<br />
  23. 23. Thanks for playing the Library Quiz Show!<br />Mrs. Dix<br />Upper School Library<br />2011<br />