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Welcome to the Library
All materials in the library are organized into different sections.  Each book in the library has a call number which is printed on a spine label and placed on the spine of a book.  The call number provides information about where the book can be located in the library.

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Everybody Section (Picture Books)
Everybody Books are picture books which can be shared by children and adults of all ages.  An E on the label indicates that the book is a picture book (Everybody book) and is located in the Everybody section of the library.  These books are shelved in alphabetical order according to the author's last name.

Example:  The Very Hungry Caterpillar written by Eric Carle has the following call number:

E
CAR  (First 3 letters of the author's last name)

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Fiction Section
F on the spine of a book indicates that the book is a fiction and they are novels.  We have both hard cover and paperback novels in the library.  Fiction stories are imaginary stories.  They could also take place in a real setting and include some historical figures.  

Fiction books are arranged by alphabetical order according to the author's last name.

Example:  Run by Eric Walters has the following call number:

F
WAL (First 3 letters of the author's last name)

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Non-Fiction Section
Non-fiction books are books that contain true information or facts. They are organized by Dewey Decimal System.  It is a system used to classify and shelve books in the library according to 10 basic categories.
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Reference Materials Section
We have a variety of reference materials which students can use in the library.  These materials remain in the library so that they can be used by everyone during the school day.

Reference Materials include:

1.  Encyclopedias
2.  Atlases
3.  Dictionaries
4.  Thesauruses
5.  Almanacs

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Magazines
We have a variety of magazines available to students.  Our magazine collection includes:

  • Ask
  • Calliope
  • Fuel
  • National Geographic
  • National Geographic for Kids
  • Owl
  • Odyssey
  • Sports Illustrated for Kids
  • Verve
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Graphic Novels
A graphic novel is a long comic book.  We have a variety of graphic novels that would appeal to both boys and girls.  

 
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