Presentation on theme: "Woodward Academy Lower School Library Media Center Orientation."— Presentation transcript:
Woodward Academy Lower School Library Media Center Orientation
Meet the Librarian!
Ms. Haber- Your Librarian Ninth year at Woodward Ninth year at Woodward Undergraduate degree from UT Undergraduate degree from UT (Hook ‘em Horns!) Attended UCLA library school Attended UCLA library school Master of Library Science degree from SCSU Master of Library Science degree from SCSU Loves reading, gardening, running, needle crafts and chocolate! Loves reading, gardening, running, needle crafts and chocolate!
When may we use the library? Monday - Friday Monday - Friday (except Wed. car pool duty! With your class With your class On your own On your own 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. After school online! After school online!
What are the library rules? Use library manners Use library manners Respect others Walk No food or drinks Use computers for school activities Use computers for school activities Treat books with care Treat books with care Beware of dogs! Watch for water hazards! Use a bookmark!
What may we do in the library? Browse for pleasure reading Browse for pleasure reading Take Accelerated Reader tests Take Accelerated Reader tests Work on research projects Work on research projects Do your homework Do your homework Relax and read!
How many books can we check-out? 4 books for 2 weeks 4 books for 2 weeks No fines for overdue books No fines for overdue books Charges for lost books - Charges for lost books - $20 for hard cover $10 for paperback refunds are given when returned
LS Library via the Web
How do we find books in the library? Search the Computer Catalog Find the book’s call number Find the book’s call number Write it down Write it down Locate on shelf Locate on shelf
Basic Search: Visual Search:
How is the library organized? Five main sections: Everybody- picture books E Everybody- picture books E Fiction- made up stories Fiction- made up stories Chapter Books/Novels- Fic Story Collections- SC Story Collections- SC Non-Fiction- Facts/Information Non-Fiction- Facts/Information Use Dewey Decimal System Use Dewey Decimal System Call #s start with Call #s start with Organized by subject Organized by subject Biography- Bio Biography- Bio Reference- REF Reference- REF Fic ROW
Library Floor Plan
Digital Resources from home! eBooks eBooks Follett Shelf Follett Shelf Tumble Books Tumble Books Book Flix Book Flix True Flix True Flix Audio Books Audio Books Tumble Audio Tumble Audio Recorded Books Recorded Books Reference Resources Reference Resources Encyclopedias Encyclopedias Databases Databases
Circulation Desk Check out books upfront Check out books upfront Put return books in the white box on the desk Put return books in the white box on the desk