Library

Amy Toombs, MLIS
Library Information Technology Educator     (LITE)               

@TxBookiemonster

amytoombs@misdmail.org

Library Hours M-F  8:15- 4:15

 

Announcements

LITERARY KNIGHTS info is available on the school website under Activities/Clubs in the About Us section.  

Ask your child about BrainPOP.

See your Librarian for database/encyclopedia passwords.

Library Information & Book Check Out Policy

  • Students may check out two books at a time
  • All books may be checked out for two weeks
  • Students visit our library bi-weekly for instruction and/or checkout with ELA classes
  • Student may come to the library any time during the school day-- just bring a pass

The library catalog and resources are accessible from any device with an Internet connection.

 

 

Library Resources & Helpful Links


 Teaching Books - Time-saving portal to thousands of online resources to explore children's and young adult books and their authors. Immediate access to short movies, audio book readings, book discussions, and more.
      
Britannica - Britannica Online offers quality encyclopedia and related materials for students of all levels. Users can also take advantage of the learning materials, a collection of educational exercises, activities, and study guides.


EBSCO - More than 200 full text and secondary databases are aailable through EBSCOhost ® including Student Research Center for middle and high school students and Searchasaurus and Kids Search for elementary students.


 World Book Web - A collection of resources for differentiated learning including read alouds, text translation, video, ebooks, along with plays and skits to help build reading fluency and content comprehension for all ages.
 

Database Resources

 

 

Suggested Search Engine

Google Custom Search

Citing Sources

 

 

Student Resources

Scholarships 

 

Online Learning 

 

Volunteer Opportunities 

 

Citing Sources 

 

 

Teacher Resources

Need a password?  Contact Mrs. Toombs

 

 

 

Language Arts