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    If you would like to speak with Mrs Astarita, Media Specialist, please email her.
    patrastarita@paps.net

     

     

    2021 Back to School Presentation

     

    Welcome to the Library Media Center 
    Patricia Astarita, Library Media Specialist
    x 26-437
    patrastarita@paps.net
     Mission Statement
    To teach students how to find information, grow an appreciation for literature, and protect every individual's right to free expression. Our highest priority and proudest achievement is in providing a welcoming, safe, tolerant, and comfortable space for the whole school community.

    Goals:
    • Teach information literacy skills that will enable students to find reliable sources.

    • Inspire students to read.

    • Promote and protect the constitutional right of free expression.

    • Provide the most current print and digital research resources.

    • Model and encourage empathy, mindfulness, and social responsibility. 

    • Provide an environment that nurtures curiosity, imagination, and collaboration.

     

     

    Library Fast FAQs                                    

    • How many books can I check out? 2
    • How many weeks can I keep a book? 2 weeks
    • Are there late fees for overdue books? No
    • If I lose or damage a book, will I have to pay for it?Yes
    • When is the library open? 8am - 2:35pm
    • Can I come to the library during recess? Yes,with a library lunch pass.
     
  • Add to Our Collection

    If there is a resource you think our Library should have click the link above providing as much information as possible so that it can be purchased. Be sure to include the title and the author.

     

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  • On Our Shelves,

    come in to the Library today to check out these books or get your name on the waiting list.

     

    Long Way Down

    Long Way Down is the story of 15 year old Will, whose older brother was just killed.

     

    Sunny St James

    Twelve-year-old Sunny St. James navigates heart surgery, reconnections with a lost mother, first kisses, and emerging feelings for another girl.

    underdogs

    When Will has a football in his hand, life can't touch him–his dad isn't so defeated, his town isn't so poor, and everyone has something to cheer for. 

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