Destiny Card Catalog Lesson
Screen – Basic Search
Ways to Search: Keyword, Title, Author, Subject, Series
Search Term – “Dogs” Subject search
Using Browse Subjects Tab
Results ---- Search Subjects tab
Change order of listing – Sort By drop down menu
Change to Call Number order
Basic info on this screen
Author # of
Also demonstrate searching by title, series, author, and keyword
Next show how to look for award winning books in our collection
This system is very similar to the previous Card Catalog software.
Most of the changes are cosmetic….basic information still the same.
Responses to questions during demonstration.
Number of requests for assistance from students using card
Destiny Card Catalog Sheet
Susan is searching for the book Missing May. She is unsure of the
author. Which search do you think she should select?
____ keyword ____title ____author ____subject ___ series
Robert wants to check out the next title in the Ranger’s Apprentice
series. He does not know the title? How can he locate the next title in
this series? -
Name two ways to find out if our library has a specific Newbery
Award winning title.
If you are not sure if your use an “a” or an “i” before the “t” when
spelling Dalmatian – what symbol would you use when spelling the
word to get the list of books about Dalmatians? ______________
One way to narrow down the number of books you get in a search is
to use one of these words “and, “or”, “not”. How would you tell the
computer to search for dog books but not to include books on
We have several books by different authors which have the same
title. How can you know which book you want when you only know