Library Orientation

Ideas for Library Orientation

  • Logging into the computer and Destiny
  • Library rules and policies
  • Materials available to students
  • Organization of the library and where books are found, including special collections
  • Fiction and non-fiction, including general description of Dewey numbers
  • Words to know
  • Using Destiny (searching by author, title, subject, wild card characters, and keyword)
  • Webpath Express & Destiny Quest
  • Using the social media aspect of Destiny (sharing lists and rating books)
  • Using Destiny apps (demonstrate ebooks and audio)
  • A general overview of databases (why they are better than websites and which are available)
  • Short quiz on topics covered
  • Beehive book promotion

Website Evaluation (not currently using)

CTESS Documentation

Rubrics for Argumentative and Informational Writing