Library Resource Organization Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is a library collection?

Question 2 2. In the bookstore model of library organization, what non-fiction category might you have?

Question 3 3. How many books is it usually reasonable for a first grader to check out at a time?

Question 4 4. Which of the following types of fiction might you display separately from the general collection?

Question 5 5. When organizing fiction books according to reading levels, you should...

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Question 6 6. A MARC record is a

Question 7 7. The purpose of cataloging is to:

Question 8 8. You are creating a MARC record for a book that is about gardening. You cannot find a subject heading under the Sears List of Subject Headings with that concept. Which subject would make the most sense to choose?

Question 9 9. One thing that catalogers would NOT need to note in their record is _____.

Question 10 10. A patron asks, ''I'm looking for a book that is by Katherine Paterson, but I can't remember the title'' would be an example of which type of cataloging?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following strategies might you use to promote new acquisitions to first grade students?

Question 12 12. What does it mean to promote library acquisitions?

Question 13 13. What should you remember when using digital technologies to promote acquisitions and services to families?

Question 14 14. Using a _____ is a great way to make interactive virtual displays promoting your library.

Question 15 15. When promoting acquisitions and services to colleagues, what might you keep in mind?

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Question 16 16. How many main subject categories are within the Dewey Decimal System?

Question 17 17. How are books organized in the library?

Question 18 18. Who invented the Dewey Decimal System?

Question 19 19. What is the name of the number on the spine of a library book?

Question 20 20. What year was the Dewey Decimal system introduced?

Library Resource Organization Chapter Exam Instructions

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