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Submission Information and Quiz


Students who have been told by their instructor that they can use this tutorial to earn extra credit or as a required part of their course must submit the quiz electronically. Please make sure to fill out all of the required elements and the quiz will automatically be graded and sent to your instructor.

Please note: an asterisk * denotes a required element.

I. Submission Information:

A. *Your Last Name:
  *Your First Name:
  If you want to receive the results of this quiz,
please include your e-mail address:
B. Please provide the following:
  Course (e.g., ENGL):
  Course Number (e.g., 102):
  *Instructor's Last Name:
  *Instructor's First Name:
  *Instructor's E-mail:
C. *On what campus are you taking this course?
  Germantown Rockville Takoma Park/Silver Spring Distance Education WD&CE
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F. Please give us feedback on the tutorial or anything else you want to tell us.

II. Quiz:

1. You can use e-books through the MC Library Catalog without logging in, even if you are at home.
  a. True
  b. False
2. Which classification scheme does Montgomery College use to organize the books in its libraries?
  a. Dewey Decimal scheme
  b. Library of Congress Classification Scheme
3. Since the MC Library Catalog provides information on items physically owned by the Library, which of the following would not be searchable through the Catalog?
  a. Graphic Novels
  b. CDs & DVDs
  c. Newspaper articles
  d. Books
4. Take a look at this screen shot. Which of the following statements is true?
Jean-Michel Basquiat The Radiant Child (MC Library Catalog record)
  a. This is not a book; it can be checked out
  b. This is a book; it can be checked out.
  c. This is not a book; it cannot be checked out.
5. Items in the library are sometimes put in special or separate locations based on their size or type of use.
  a. True
  b. False
6. If a catalog record for a book says the book’s location is theTakoma Park Reference Collection, which statement below is true?
  a. The book is in the Art Library and cannot be checked out.
  b. The book is in Takoma Park and can be checked out for 1 day.
  c. The book is in Takoma Park and can be checked out for 3 weeks
  d. The book is in Takoma Park but cannot be checked out.
7. Put these two items in “call number order” – which one should come first?
  a.  AZ 103.F53 1965
  b. AM 5 .W52 1970
  c. AM 5 .Z1 1980
  d. AN 241 .P81 2000
8. Call numbers enable the library staff to keep items in order so that both you and they can find things quickly.
  a. True
  b. False
9. To find out which floor of the library your book is on, you should:
  a. Start at the ground floor and work your way up, checking each shelf as you go.
  b. Use the call number from the Holdings information area of the book’s record in the Catalog.
10. Put these two items in “call number order” – which one should come first?
  a. GR 525 .W34 1971
  b. GR 525 .B5 1970

Comments or questions can be sent to: Jenny Hatleberg, Librarian,Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring

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