ERIC Number: ED151026
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
What You Always Wanted to Know about the Card Catalog and Were Afraid to Ask!
DuPree, Sherry Sherrod
The library media program presented in this booklet is intended to equip students and interested users of the card catalog with basic library skills. It has been designed to assist classroom teachers and library media specialists in teaching and disseminating information on the card catalog using Dewey Decimal skill activities. Contents of the booklet consist of: (1) pretest; (2) guide to the card catalog; (3) parts of the card catalog; (4) call number of a card catalog; (5) post test; and (6) answer key. Each activity is accompanied by a series of questions to test students' comprehension of the material presented. Activities contained in the booklet were based on concepts developed and tested on fourth through twelfth grade students. Two methods instructors may use in administering this booklet are suggested. (Author/JPF)
Descriptors: Cataloging, Class Activities, Classification, Dewey Decimal Classification, Elementary School Students, High School Students, Junior High School Students, Library Catalogs, Library Instruction, Library Skills
Displays for Schools, Inc., P.O. Box 163, Gainsville, Florida 32602
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Displays for Schools, Inc., Gainsville, FL.