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Library Hunt

Library Vocabulary

How is the Dewey decimal system shelved? NONFICTION
What does the "F" stand for on the spine of a book? FICTION
What do you call the person who writes a book? AUTHOR
What do you call the person who creates pictures in a book? ILLUSTRATOR
What is another way to describe the name of the book? TITLE
What do you call the company that produces the book? PUBLISHER
How are nonfiction books organized on the library shelf? SUBJECT
Who is the man that created our current library system of cataloging? DEWEY
Where can you find a call number or book address on a book? SPINE
What do you call the outside of the book? COVER
What do you call a book of maps? ATLAS
What do you call a book of synonyms and antonyms? THESAURUS
What kind of book is about a person's life, written by another person? BIOGRAPHY
What section of the library will you find an encyclopedia, a dictionary and an atlas? REFERENCE
Created by: meadowlarkgal