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Types of Library Books
The different types of library books and information about them.
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Library Information Skills
12/15/2009

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Fiction Books
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aren't true stories; can be based facts or real people, places, or events
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Fiction genres
Definition
historical, fantasy, science fiction, realistic
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Hard Cover Fiction spine labels
Definition
white; has FIC and first three letters of author's last name
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Paperback Fiction spine labels
Definition
yellow: has first three letters of author's last name
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Nonfiction Books
Definition
informational books; facts on people, places, and things
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Nonfiction genres
Definition
reference, poetry, myths, legends, fairy tales, sports, how-to, biographies
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Nonfiction spine labels
Definition
white; Dewey Decimal number and first three letters of author's last name
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Reference Books
Definition
has reliable and accurate information
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Five types of reference books
Definition
almanac, atlas, dictionary, encyclopedia, thesaurus
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Research
Definition
To study something in a detailed and accurate way; to get information
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Almanac
Definition
statistics
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Atlas
Definition
maps
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Dictionary
Definition
definitions
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Thesaurus
Definition
synonyms
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Encyclopedia
Definition
a lot of information on one subject