How are book organized in the library?

Books are shelved in multiple ways in the Grand Forks Public_

  • Fiction titles are arranged by author's last name, first name, and then title. The following codes indicate the specific genera
    • X - Mystery Books
    • SF - Science Fiction
    • W - Western
  • Biographies are shelved by author last name
  • Nonfiction books are shelved by the Dewey Decimal System

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1. How do I get a library card?
2. How old do you have to be to get a library card?
3. How many books can I have checked out at one time?
4. Can children be left unattended at the library?
5. Can I check out library materials without a library card?
6. How are book organized in the library?
7. What can I do if the library doesn't have a book I want?
8. How do I request an inter-library loan?
9. How do I check on the status of my loan?
10. I received a notice for a library book I thought I had returned, what should I do?
11. I can't locate a book I checked out. Do I have to pay for it?
12. I let someone borrow my library card and they didn't return the materials. Am I responsible for them?