Library Terminology for Fiction Stories

Students refer to classes by “subject,” we tell students to search for books “By Subject,” and we use “Subject” to explain the Dewey Decimal System. Let’s make our school library consistent and kid-friendly by using the term “Subject” for Fiction, too! #NoSweatLibrary Continue reading

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Helping School Librarians Understand Dewey 900s Countries

Many School Librarians are confused by the organization of Countries in the 900s History & Geography. This School Librarian explains how Dewey’s numbering is assigned geographically rather than politically because a nation’s political affiliation may change but it’s place on the Earth doesn’t. #NoSweatLibrary Continue reading

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