Presentation on theme: "PLUG-INs Information Fujairah Colleges"— Presentation transcript:
1 PLUG-INs Information Literacy @ Fujairah Colleges WELCOME TO THE LIBRARY
2 What is in the college library? What is a library?What is in the college library?What can you do in the college library?
3 A library is a special place for students and people who love reading. What is a library ?A library is a special place for students and people who love reading.A library can be a building or a special room in a building. Or, a library can be a website or place on the Internet.
4 What is in the college library? The library has information in many forms.For example, the library has books.
5 There are many different kinds of books in the college library. For example, there are dictionaries.
6 There are story books, also called graded readers. There are encyclopedias.There are story books, also called graded readers.
7 There are travel books, computer books and art books. Just to name a few.
8 You can read some books directly on a computer. We call these E-Books.
9 But, are books the only things in the library? No ! There are many other things in the college library.
10 The library has magazines. It has newspapers.It has maps.
11 The library has special academic kits for teachers and students. The library has DVDs.The library has CDs.The library has special academic kits for teachers and students.
12 What can you do in the library ? Also, youcan use a computer.Of course,you can read and study.
13 You can watch a DVD in the library. You can listen to a CD.Or, you can make photocopies& scan something.
14 The college library has a website you can use in the library or from home. There are online dictionaries, encyclopedias, magazines & many other things.
15 library.hct.ac.ae The library address is easy to remember: Or, you can link to this page from many placessuch as theHCT Portal.
16 We will learn about the online information in future PlugIn lessons. Now, a few rules about the college library.
17 Do not shout or call your friends across the room. First of all, pleasebe quiet in the library.Do not shout or call your friends across the room.Next, please do not use mobile phones in the library.
18 do not eat or drink in the library. Pleasedo not eat or drink in the library.Mice and bugs will come to the library for food and sugar.
19 Please, put rubbish in the bins. Finally, remember to take your books, folders and pencils when you leave the library.
20 If you have any questions or need help, ask your friendly librarian. Please visit the library every day.