As librarians, one of our main goals is to connect people with the information that they need. While librarians play a very large part in this process, we must not forget the role our library spaces play in this process. Our libraries should be attractive, yes, but above all, they should be usable and accessible to all patrons.
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Does this book on houseplants go in gardening (635.9), botany (581.6), or interior decorating (747)? For many librarians responsible for cataloging and classifying, this is a common scenario and dilemma when processing new materials. Whether you're new to this task or needing a refresher, a solid knowledge of the basics of Dewey Decimal Classification will help you feel more comfortable using this important tool.
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) collections and programs have become popular resources for families.