Library Behavior
Using the Catalog
Dewey Decimal System
Checking Out Books
Books

100

The one way you move around in the library

What is walk?

100

The word (or words) that you type in to start looking for a book

What is search term?

100

Fiction or nonfiction--the type of books that have Dewey Decimal System numbers

What is nonfiction?

100

The number of books a fifth-grader can check out at one time

What is five?

100

The person who writes a book

What is the author?

200

You use this to mark the place of a book you have taken off the shelf

What is a paint stick?

200

The type of search you use to find the most results

What is a keyword search?

200

The number of main categories in the Dewey Decimal System

What is ten?

200

The loan period of a book from the PK library?

What is one week?

200

The page that includes the name of the book and the name of the company that made the book

What is the title page?

300

The way your voice should be whenever you are in the library

What is quiet?

300

The type of catalog search you use when you know who wrote the book you want

What is an author search?

300

The part of the catalog record where the Dewey Decimal number is

What is the call number?

300

The number of times a book can be renewed at the PK library?

What is three times?

300

What we call the year in which the book was made

What is the copyright year?

400

You should bring these every week on your library day

What is your library books?

400

"The book's address" in the catalog search result

What is the call number?

400

The place on the book where the Dewey Decimal number can be found

What is the spine label (or spine)?

400

The reason you should put books in the basket on the white thing

What is to renew them?

400

Fantasy, mystery, sci-fi...

the general term for a type of fiction

What is genre?

500

The person to whom you give a book if you did not use a paint stick

Who is Ms. Barbara?

500

You need to do this before the computer will let you rate or review a book

What is log in?

500

The Dewey Decimal System category for science

What is the 500s?

500

The place we go to borrow books without having to pay to use them

What is the library?

500

The alphabetical list of specific topics and page numbers at the back of some informational books

What is the index?