Discover a world of knowledge at your fingertips. Showcase your library catalogue knowledge and other librarian skills.
How to earn your badge:
Show that you know how to look after books and e-readers.
Show that you can use a library catalogue.
Explain how fiction and non-fiction books are arranged on the shelves.
Why are they treated differently?
Learn what is meant by a reference book or material.
Use some of these references to gather information for a journey with a purpose:
- leisure leaflet or webpage
- bus or train timetable
- almanac or a who’s who
Show how you would search for information using the internet.
Talk to your assessor about:
- books you have read and why you enjoyed them
- information you found from books or websites
- getting books on the internet for e-readers.
Requirements can be adapted to suit each young persons abilities. See our guidance on flexibility.