Study Guide

Field 042: School Librarian
Test Design and Assessment Blueprint

The test design below describes general testing information. The assessment blueprint that follows is a detailed outline that explains the knowledge and skills that this test measures.

Test Design

Format Computer-based test (CBT)
Number of Questions 100 multiple-choice questions
Time* 105 minutes
Passing Score 220

*Does not include 15-minute CBT tutorial

Assessment Blueprint


Domain Objectives Standards Approximate Test Weight
I The School Library Program 0001–0002 1–2 20%
II Information, Technology, and Knowledge 0003–0004 3–4 20%
III Inquiry, Instruction, and Assessment 0005–0007 5–6, 10 30%
IV Program Administration 0008–0010 7–9 30%

Each objective in the assessment blueprint corresponds to one or more of the REPA Indiana Educator Standards for this field. Those standards can be accessed in the PDF below.

REPA Indiana Educator Standards

Domain I–The School Library Program

0001 The School Library Program (Standard 1)

0002 The School Librarian (Standard 2)

Domain II–Information, Technology, and Knowledge

0003 Information and Technology Resources (Standard 3)

0004 Information and Knowledge (Standard 4)

Domain III–Inquiry, Instruction, and Assessment

0005 Independent Learning and Inquiry (Standard 5)

0006 Social Responsibility and Collaborative Inquiry (Standard 6)

0007 Instruction and Assessment (Standard 10)

Domain IV–Program Administration

0008 Communication and Collaboration (Standard 7)

0009 Collection Development and Resource Management (Standard 8)

0010 Program Administration (Standard 9)