Presentation on theme: "BUENA PARK HIGH SCHOOL Library Orientation"— Presentation transcript:
1 BUENA PARK HIGH SCHOOL Library Orientation “Home of Scholars and Champions”
2 What will be covered? Library staff Library Layout Navigating the libraryHoursCheckout, renewals, and overdue booksLibrary and computer rulesPrintingUsing “Call Numbers” to find a bookOur websiteAccessing the Library CatalogQuiz
3 Key WordsHere are a few key words to remember while the presentation occurs.Take a moment to write these words down on a sheet of paper.Listen for these words as the slides are presented.Here are the words: Catalog, Dewey, Fiction, Call Number, Copies, Data Base, Games, Website, ID Card, Non-Fiction, and Biography
4 Media Research Coordinator Library StaffDr. PosthumaMedia Research CoordinatorMrs. RemalaLibraryTechnician
5 Literature Room South Side of the Library Fiction, literature, biography and reference books are housed in this room.This room may be used for:Quiet readingReader TheatreGroup/individual presentation
6 Technology Room Center of the Library This room may be used for:Internet researchPowerPoint, Word and Excel creation/ presentationLibrary orientationOnline magazine database search (Elibrary)
7 Humanities Room/Career Center North Side of the Library Nonfiction books are housed in humanities room.This room also houses the Career CenterThis room may be used for:Group discussionsSearch for BPHS library books online
8 Non-FictionShelved by Dewey Decimal Number then author’s last name (except for 920’s and 921’s)000 Generalities 100 Philosophy and Psychology200 Religion300 Social Science400 Language500 Natural Science and Mathematics600 Technology (Applied Sciences)700 Arts800 Literature900 Geography and History
9 Circulation Desk and Textbooks Check-out books with your ID cardReturn books at the book returnPay 5 cents per copy when printing from the computers
10 Library Hours7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.We are open before school, during break, at lunch and after school
11 Reference books – 1 day if allowed BOOK CHECKOUTIT'S AS EASY AS1 ID2 ITEMS3 WEEKS3 book maximumReference books – 1 day if allowed
12 Overdue Books Books are checked out for 3 weeks If you have any overdue library books, you will not be allowed to check out anymore items until the overdue books are returned, renewed or if lost, paid for.
13 Books Renewals Regular books may be renewed three times Reference books – no renewalBooks with holds pending cannot be renewed
14 Lost or Damaged Books Please treat our books with care and respect. Students will be required to pay for the costs of lost or damaged books.
15 The “call numbers” are also used to look up your book Library WebsiteUse the “Academics” tabThe library also has DATA BASES available on the website that can be accessed from home with passwords which are available in the library.The “call numbers” are also used to look up your book
16 Tech Miscellanea Save all your work to “My Documents.” You may use a flash drive as a backup.No games, chat, or other inappropriate sites or activities! Don’t know what’s inappropriate? Ask!You may your work to yourself if you have prior permission from the library staffChoose the printer “hp 4250” printer to print.Remember to LOG OFF when you leave.
17 Printing or Making Copies Printing from computers -- $.05 per copyCopy machine -- $.10 per copy
18 No head phones, music players, or cell phones General Library UseNo food or drinksNo playing games on computersNo head phones, music players, or cell phonesNo hats or hoodsShow pass when sent by your teacher
19 FICTION is filed by author’s last name Using Call Numbers to Find a Book. -Each book’s Call Number is the Address of that book in the LibraryFICTION is filed by author’s last nameFBlumeFICBlume
20 Using Call Numbers to Find a Book NON-FICTION is filed by Dewey Number & author’s last name940Churchill
21 Using Call Numbers to Find a Book BIOGRAPHIES are a sub-group of non-fiction. They are filed by the last name of the subject of the biography921Shakur
22 Using Call Numbers to Find a Book REFERENCE is filed by Dewey number and the author’s last nameR510BernoulliREF500Euclid
23 Accessing Library Catalog Or OPAC (On-Line Public Catalog)From Home and at School:Go to the library website and click on “BPHS Library Online Catalog”“Call numbers” are also used to look up a book
27 What did we discuss? Library staff Library layout Navigating the LibraryHoursCheckout, renewals, and overdue booksLibrary and computer rulesPrintingUsing “Call Numbers” to find a bookOur websiteAccessing the Library CatalogQuiz
28 BPHS Library Orientation Quiz Student QuizStudents may visit:BPHS Library Orientation QuizTo take a short Library Orientation QuizThis quiz may also be accessed on the BPHS Library website. Click on Library Orientation and then click on Quiz link.
29 Teachers: Please contact Mrs Teachers: Please contact Mrs. Remala if you would like to take your class for a tour of the library.Thank you Go Coyotes!