Crhs16 library orientation


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Crhs16 library orientation

  1. 1. Welcome <ul><li>Find a seat </li></ul><ul><li>Six people per table </li></ul><ul><li>Have paper and a pen or pencil ready </li></ul>
  2. 2. Library Orientation CRHS # 16 Library Media Center Ms. Fonseca, Teacher-Librarian
  3. 3. Agenda <ul><li>Library Orientation </li></ul><ul><li>Q&A </li></ul><ul><li>Group Activity </li></ul><ul><li>Book checkout </li></ul>
  4. 4. Library Orientation <ul><li>Hours of Operation </li></ul><ul><li>Library Rules </li></ul><ul><li>Visiting the Library </li></ul><ul><li>Finding a Book </li></ul><ul><li>Dewey Decimal Classification </li></ul><ul><li>Checking Out a Book </li></ul><ul><li>Using the Computers </li></ul>
  5. 5. Hours of Operation <ul><li>Mondays and Fridays, 7:40 A.M. to 3:14 P.M. </li></ul><ul><li>Tuesdays, 7:40 A.M. to 1:38 P.M. </li></ul><ul><li>Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7:40 A.M. to 4:15 P.M. </li></ul><ul><li>The library is open during nutrition and lunch every day. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Library Rules <ul><li>All school rules apply in the library. </li></ul><ul><li>Be polite. </li></ul><ul><li>Treat everything and everyone in the library with respect. </li></ul><ul><li>The library is a place for you to read, study and research. </li></ul><ul><li>No food, drinks, candy, or gum allowed. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Visiting the Library <ul><li>Before and after school and during nutrition and lunch. </li></ul><ul><li>You must have a pass during class time . Show your pass to the person at the circulation desk. </li></ul><ul><li>Sign in on the clipboard at the front desk. </li></ul><ul><li>DO NOT bring food, drinks, candy, or gum into the library. </li></ul><ul><li>If you cannot find the information you need,  ASK THE LIBRARIAN. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Finding a Book <ul><li>Use one of the OPAC stations. </li></ul><ul><li>You may search a book by keyword, title, author, subject, or series. </li></ul><ul><li>You can narrow your search (less but more specific titles) by location, material type, awards , reading level, or interest level. </li></ul><ul><li>Write down the call number and go to the stacks to look for the book. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Collections <ul><li>Non-fiction (000-900s) </li></ul><ul><li>Fiction (author’s last name) </li></ul><ul><li>Reference (REF 000-900s) </li></ul><ul><li>Periodicals </li></ul>
  10. 10. Dewey Decimal Classification <ul><li>It was developed by Melvil Dewey in 1876. </li></ul><ul><li>It organizes all knowledge into ten main classes, each of which are divided into ten secondary classes or subcategories, each of which contain ten subdivisions. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Dewey Decimal Classification
  12. 12. Checking Out a Book <ul><li>You must have a picture ID (school ID, California ID, club affiliation ID) to borrow a book. </li></ul><ul><li>Up to three books for two weeks with one renewal. </li></ul><ul><li>Late fee: $0.10 per day </li></ul><ul><li>Damaged or lost book: $25.00 </li></ul>
  13. 13. Using the Computers <ul><li>Six OPAC-dedicated PCs for catalog search </li></ul><ul><li>Twelve MAC computers for research </li></ul><ul><li>Student I.D. card and a copy of  AUP signed by a parent or guardian on file </li></ul><ul><li>First come, first serve </li></ul><ul><li>Computer for school-related assignments only </li></ul><ul><li>Printer use: $0.10 per page </li></ul>
  14. 14. IMPORTANT ! <ul><li>DO NOT RESHELVE BOOKS! Place them on the carts next to the shelves. </li></ul><ul><li>Have I mentioned NO FOOD, DRINKS, CANDY, and GUM? </li></ul><ul><li>I am here to HELP YOU. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Questions?
  16. 16. Activity <ul><li>You will be working with your table partners. </li></ul><ul><li>You will have 20 minutes to finish the activity. </li></ul><ul><li>Please move around the library carefully. </li></ul><ul><li>Keep the conversation to a reasonable volume. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Activity <ul><li>Answer all the questions from the Library Orientation activity. </li></ul><ul><li>Review your answers. </li></ul><ul><li>Once you are done, send one representative to deliver your work. </li></ul><ul><li>If you finish early, please remain seated and wait until time is up. </li></ul>