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MJHS 5th gr. library skills vocab

Fiction Made-up story
Biography Story of someone's life
Non-Fiction "True" books
Atlas Book of maps
Almanac Book of facts and statistics
Dewey Decimal System System of classifying books by subject
Call number Shows where to find books on the shelf.
Barcode How the computer identifies a book.
Copyright When the author registered the work as their own
Blurb 2-3 paragraphs to interest you in the book.
Illustrations all the pictorial material in a book.
Table of Contents A list of sections/chapters and the page they are begin on.
Index An alphabetical list of terms in the book and what page they are on.
Encyclopedia A book with articles on many subjects.
Database Collection of information searchable by computer.
Search Engine Tool that enables you to find things on the Internet.
Internet A vast network of smaller networks that use common communication designs.
Search Term Words you use to search electronically.
Hits What the results of a computer search are called.
Google World's largest search engine.
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