Glossary of Library Terms
There are currently 6 Terminology in this directory beginning with the letter F.
A defined category of information in aÂ record, such as author (AU), title (TI), or keyword (KW).Â Users can search for terms in an onlineÂ catalogÂ orÂ databaseÂ using specified fields.Â Field names and the information contained within them can vary in databases; always check the Help screens orÂ ask a librarian.
Library patrons recieve fines for overdue items and lost materials. For more information about library fines, clickÂ here.Â
See the entry for theÂ Information Literacy Learning Center.Â
(a) A printing size in which each sheet of paper is folded only once after printing.Â Usually, this results in a large (in terms of height and depth) volume.
A note or reference at the bottom of the page. See the entry forÂ citation.Â
The complete text of an article, book, or other item.Â The full text may be in Microsoft Word, HTML, or pdf format.Â For a tutorial on how to find full text inÂ library databases, clickÂ here.