Gulf Coast Library In-house Classification System

Basal Readers | Skills | Supplementary Reading | Kits | Oversize
Activites | Tests | Textbooks | Secondary level


Basal Readers
The Basal Readers are arranged on the shelf first by publisher, then by series.
Publisher Abbreviation
Addison-Wesley Publishing Company A-Wk
Allyn and Bacon, Inc. Allyn
Charles E. Merrill Publishing Co. Merrill
Economy Company Economy
Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich HBJ
Holt, Rinehart and Winston H R & W
Houghton Mifflin Company HMC
Laidlaw Brothers Laidlaw (also Laid Br)
Macmillan Mcmillan
Scott, Foresman and Company Scott, F
Call# example is:

Curr Lab
BASAL
HMC
H M Read

 


Skills
The materials in the Skills area are grouped alphabetically by publisher because most of them deal with the development of reading skills.
Publisher Abbreviation
Addison-Wesley Publishing A-W
Allyn and Bacon, Inc. Allyn (also A &B)
American Guidance Service AGS
American Teaching Aid ATA
Barnell Loft,Ltd. Loft
Cambridge Book Company Cambrdg
Center for Applied Research in Education Ctr Ap R
Charles E. Merrill Publishing Co. Merrill
Continental Press, Inc. Contl Pr
Dexter and Westbrook D-W
Dreier Educational Systems Dreier
EMC Corporation EMC Corp
Follett Publishing Company Follet
Ginn and Company Ginn
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich HBJ
Holt, Rinehart and Winston H R & W
Jamestown Publishers Jamestwn
Judy/Instructo Company Judy/Ins
Lowell & Lybnwood, Ltd. L & L
McGraw-Hill McGraw-H
Midwest Publications Company Midwest
Nystrom Nystrom
Oceana Educational Communication, Inc. Oceana
Pitman Learning, Inc. Pitman
Prentice-Hall P-H
Scholastic, Inc. Schlstic
Schoolhouse Press SH Press
Science Research Associates SRA
Scott, Foresman Scott F (also Foresman)
Steck-Vaughn Company Steck-V
Teachers College Press Tchr Col
Univ. of Wis. - Madison ???????
VOCAB Incorporated Vocab
Vocational Studies Center Voc S C
Weekly Reader Wkly Rea
Call# example is:

Curr Lab
SKILLS
Cambrdg

 


Supplementary Reading
Publisher Abbreviation
Cambridge Book Company Cambrdg
D.C. Heath & Company Heath
Ginn& Company Ginn
Harper & Row Publisher Harper
McGraw-Hill McGraw-H
Prentice-Hall P-H
Science Research Associates SRA
Scott, Foresman and Company Scott, F
Teaching Resources Teach Re
Call# example is:

Curr Lab
Supp. R
Cambrdg Kits

 


Kits
Kits vary in size and style. Most of the kits in the Curriculum Lab here are in boxes. They are shelved in the cabinets by subject (such as Mathematics) and general (such as "lesson planning").

Call# examples are:

Curr Lab
Educ.
KIT
Curr Lab
General
KIT
Curr Lab
Language
Art
KIT
Curr Lab
Math
KIT
Curr Lab
Reading
KIT
Curr Lab
Science
KIT
Curr Lab
Soc St.
KIT

 


Oversize
This collection is a mixture of big books (display size) which are housed in plastic bages and hung on a rack. some include a guide and/or samll books - those have been designated as a "KIT".

Call# examples are:

Curr Lab
OVERSIZE
ACTIVITY
GENERAL
B
Curr Lab
OVERSIZE
PE
1119
P366
1987b
Curr Lab
KIT
PS
8553
.O465
T4x
1989
Curr Lab
PZ
7
.b81698
1991

 


Activites
These materials were found to be easier for customers to locate if they were classed in"Activities", then in subject areas since they are often looking for 'activites ' to include in lesson plans

Call# examples are:

Curr Lab ACTIVITY BULLETIN BOARDS Curr Lab ACTIVITY GENERAL 
A
Curr Lab ACTIVITY LANGUAGE ARTS Curr Lab ACTIVITY MATH Curr Lab ACTIVITY MUSIC Curr Lab ACTIVITY READING
Curr Lab ACTIVITY SCIENCE Curr Lab ACTIVITY SEASONAL Curr Lab ACTIVITY SOCIAL SCIENCES Curr Lab ACTIVITY SPELLING Curr Lab ACTIVITY WRITING  

 


Tests
The education and psychology tests are filed in alphabetical order by title on the shelves. Abbreviations for the tests are used as part of the call #. Examples are as follows:
Test title Abbreviation
 
(Frostig) Developmental test of visual perception FDTVP
(Wepman) Auditory discrimination test WADT
AAMD Adaptive Behavior Scale ABS
ABS: AAMD Adaptive Behavior Scale AAMB
Behavioral characteristics progression BCP
Brigance diagnostic comprehensive inventory BRIGANCE
Brigance diagnostic inventory of early development BDIED
Brigance diagnostic inventory of basic skills IBS
Brigance diagnostic inventory of essential skills IES
Burks' behavior rating scales BBRS
Cognitive skills assessment battery CSAB
Cornell critical thinking test CCTT
Cornell conditional-reasoning test, form x CCORT
Cornell class-reasoning test, form x CCIRT
Detroit tests of learning aptitude DTLA
Developmental test of visual-motor integration VMI
Group phonics analysis GPA
Hawaii early learning profile HELP
Illinois test of psycholinguistic abilities ITPA
Individual phonics criterion test IPCT
K-ABC: Kaufman assessment battery for children K-ABC
Keymath: diagnostic arithmetic test KDAT
Kuder DD occupational interest survey KDISF
Kuder E general interest survey KGIS-E
Learning style inventory LSI
of basic skills DIAG. CIBS
Peabody individual achievement test PIAT
Pictorial test of intelligence PPVT
Piers-Harris children's self concept scale PHCSCS
Ross test of higher cognitive processes RTHCP
Slosson intelligence test SIT
SOMPA SOMPA
Test of language development TOLD
The test of written language TOWL
The instructional environment scale TIES
Vineland adaptive behavior Scales VABS
WAIS (Wechsler Adult intelligence scale WAIS
Wechseler intelligence scale for children WISC
Woodcock reading mastery tests WRMT
Woodcock-Johnson psycho-educational battery WJPB

 


Textbooks
The textbooks are divided into elementary, and secondary levels. Within each level the subject and publisher are indicated.
Publisher Elementary Level
Abbreviation
A.N. Palmer Palmer
Addison Wesley A-W
Allyn and Bacon Allyn
American Book Co. ABC
Barnell Loft Loft
Benefic Press Benefic
Bobbs-Merrill Bobbs-M
Bureau of Marine Resources BMR
C.A. Bennett Bennett
C.E. Merrill Merrill
Dale Seymour Publications Seymour
DC Heath Heath
Fearon-Pitman Pitman
Field Educational Publications Field
Follett Publising Co. Follett
Follett Educational Corp. Follett
Ginn Ginn
Glencoe Publishing Co. Glencoe
Globe Book Co. Globe
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich HBJ
Harper & row, Inc. Harper
Hayes School Publishing Co. Hayes
Holt, Rinehart and Winston HR & W
Houghton Mifflin Company HMC
Laidlaw Brothers Laidllaw (also) Laid Br
Lippincott Lipp (also J.B.L)
Lyons and Carnahan Lyon & C
MacMillan McMillan
McCormick-Mathers M-M
McGraw-Hill McGraw- H
Midwest Publication Co. Midwest
Modern curriculum Press MCP
Noble and Noble Noble
Random House Random
Science Research Associates SRA
Scott, Foresman Scott, F.
Silver Burdett Co. Burdett
Steck-Vaughn Steck-V
W.C. Brown Brown
Zaner-Bloser Z-Bloser

Call# examples are:

Curr Lab
TEXT BK.
ELEMENT.
Art
Benefic
Curr Lab
TEXT BK
ELEMENT.
Art
Bennet
Curr Lab
TEXT BK.
ELEMENT.
Business
A-W
Curr Lab
TEXT BK.
ELEMENT.
Business
Bennett

 


Secondary level
I have listed the Publisher for the Secondary Level only if it has not been previously listed above, in the Elementary Level.
Publisher Abbreviation
 
Activity Resources Company ARC
American Heritage Pub. Co. AHP
AMSCO School Publications AMSCO
Belwin Mills Pub. Corp Belwin
Burgess Pub. Co. Burgess
Gregg Division, McGraw-Hill Gregg
Grosset & Dunlap Grosset
Interact Interact
Jamestown Publishing Jamestwn
K.E. McRoberts McRobert
L.W. Singer Co. Singer
McDougal Littell McDougal
New American Library NAL
Pitman Learning Pitman
Prentice-Hall P-H
R.D. Irwin Irwin
Rand McNally Rand
Scholastic Book Services Schlstic
Scribner Scribner
Southwestern Pub. Co. S-W
W.B. Saunders Saunders
West Pub. Co. West

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