ERIC Number: ED042483
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
A Guide for Montana School Libraries; A Manual of Basic Library Procedures for Montana Schools, Developed by Montana Teachers and Librarians.
Montana State Dept. of Public Instruction, Helena.
Basic procedures for setting up a new school library or for maintaining an established one are described to help economize the librarian's efforts and assist in establishing effective organization. Use of this guide to streamline library routine will give librarians more time to assist school personnel and to develop a better total library program. Subject areas covered include: (1) school library services, (2) library personnel, (3) library quarters, (4) developing the collection, (5) ordering materials, (6) processing and shelving, (7) classification and cataloging of library materials, (8) weeding and discarding, (9) repair of materials, (10) inventory, (11) loan or circulation system, (12) student aide and library clubs, (13) teaching the use of the library and (14) library reports. Appendix A contains basic professional aids for school libraries, Appendix B is a display of sample cards and Appendix C has sample regulations for loan desk procedures to be followed by student aides. (NH)
Publication Type: N/A
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Authoring Institution: Montana State Dept. of Public Instruction, Helena.
Note: Revised edition