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Library Practice Handbook

Welcome to the Library Practice Handbook for Students.   You can move around the handbook by using the table of contents located below.  Please study this handbook thoroughly at the beginning of each semester as this will answer many of your questions.  Refer back to it as you continue through this semester class.


Make sure to know your duties, the rules, library procedures, and how to use the various search methods to locate material.


On the assignment page you will find all your assignments listed along with their due dates -- don’t be late with these.  Each of the assignments contains a full set of instructions.

  • Circulation Guide
  • Shelving Guidelines
  • Guide to the Dewey Decimal System
  • Performance Grading Rubric
  • Library Practice Assignments