Junior High Library Map

 

To find a book in our library:

  • check the OPAC (online catalog) at one of the computers in the library. You can search by title, author, subject, series, and keyword
  • use the Dewey Decimal Classification system to locate nonfiction books by subject Dewey Decimal System
  • read the student reviews on Destiny Quest for suggestions
  • ask for help!

Book Collections

Fiction:

·          includes books that are written imaginative literature such as science fiction, fantasy, historical fiction, mystery, romance, etc.

·         Fiction books are shelved by the first 3 letters of the author's last name

Nonfiction:

·         includes books that are true such as philosophy, art, sports, history, geography, etc.

·         Nonfiction books are shelved using the Dewey Decimal system

Biography:

·         includes nonfiction books written by a person about their own life or the life of someone else

·         Biographies are shelved by the first three letters of the last name of the person of whom the book is written.

Reference:

·         includes books such as dictionaries, atlases, encyclopedias, and other resources for research in science, history, etc.

Arkansas:

·         Fiction and nonfiction books that cover various topics concerning the state of Arkansas

·         These books are arranged in fiction and nonfiction sections

Parent and Professional:

·         includes books about dealing with mental, emotional, and educational needs of teens that parents and teachers address

New Books:

·         includes books recently purchased for the library and books recently donated

·         These books are arranged in fiction and nonfiction sections