Subject class 700.
2. Social Sciences
3. Applied Sciences
Subject class 800.
2. Philosophy and related fields
General Geography and History
Subject class 900.
4. General Geography and History
Which of the following steps in processing
new books received for the library is NOT
a valid procedure?
The books should be separated into
fiction and nonfiction
2. A book card should be prepared by
typing the name of the book and the
authors name on the appropriate lines
The book-card packet should be taped
or stapled to the page facing the
back cover of the book
Each book should be stamped along the
top edge of the book PROPERTY OF
THE U.S. NAVY
8-38. Which of the following statements is NOT
true in regard to the card catalog?
The card catalog is the patrons
index to the library collection
2. The card catalog lists each book in
the library by author, title, and by
The card catalog gives the shelf
location for each book in the upper
left-hand corner of each card kept
in the card catalog
All catalog cards, whether listed by
author, title, or subject, are filed
8-39. For each book, fiction and nonfiction,
processed for the library, at least what
number of catalog and shelf-list cards
should be prepared?
Two for fiction, three for nonfiction
2. TWo for fiction, two for nonfiction
Three for fiction, two for nonfiction
4. Three for fiction, three or more for
Catalog cards should be filed at what
stage of the book processing procedure?
When the processed book is put on the
Periodically, when a reasonable
number of cards has accumulated
When the copy of the packing slip has
As the library attendant has time
In answering questions 8-41 through 8-44, select
from column 8 the library materials that should
be processed in the manner described in column A.
Descriptions B. Library Materials
Each one should be 1.
assigned a number
Special racks should
be used to display 3. Magazines and
Binders should be 4.
used to protect
A list of available
copies should be
posted in the library
Learning Objective: Delineate the
rules and regulations that should
be followed in circulating the
materials in Navy libraries.
Which of the following statements best
expresses the purpose of shipboard
library circulation procedures and
To assure equal access to and fair-
ness in the use of all shipboard
2. To ensure the safety and security
of shipboard library materials
3. To restrict and control the access
of shipboard library materials to
4. To ensure the accountability of
shipboard library materials at all
What is the normal length of time for
which library books are loaned?
3. 6 days