Parts of a Book
Reference Source
Dewey Decimal
Procedures
General

100

This is the backbone of the book
What is the spine

100

It contains the latest headlines
What is a newspaper

100

Who made up the system that is currently used to organize our school library?
Who is Melville Dewey

100

You can have a book out for this long
What is 2 weeks

100

On the Internet do not give out this.
What is private information

200

The page that lists the title and author
What is the title page

200

You can find longitude and latitude here
What is an Atlas

200

What non-fiction books have on the spine label.
What are numbers

200

You may take out this many books for research
What is 2

200

The words at the top of many of your reference sources
What are guide words

300

Located at the beginning of the book, it directs you to certain chapters.
What is the table of contents

300

This is made up of many "articles." Some are long and some are short.
What is an Encyclopedia

300

How many main categories are there in the Dewey System?
What is 10

300

The large desk where you return and check out books
What is the circulation desk

300

The ten books selected yearly by the State of Connecticut.
What are the Nutmeg books

400

Located at the back of the book it directs you to certain information.
What is the index

400

It contains parts of speech
What is a dictionary

400

The spine label for the fiction book Brian's Winter by Gary Paulsen would look like what?
What is FIC PAU

400

You need a book and Mrs. Doyle is busy. The place you should go first.
What is the on-line card catalog

400

The Encylopedia that you have access to at home for free!
What is The World Book worldbookonline.com

500

Highlighted words are defined here
What is the glossary

500

It contains short, quick facts
What is an Almanac

500

Which book would come first on the biography shelf. Whitey Ford George Washington Walt Whitman
What is George Washington

500

The place where you want to save your document when you come to the library to work.
What is google drive: "the cloud!"

500

The state sponsored website that offers databases such as KidInfobits.
What is Iconn.org