Library Rules & Procedures

The library rules and procedures are also listed on the orientation folder that each student is given at the beginning of school.

Rules Borrowing Hours
Computer Use   Parent Information


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Be Safe - Walk Be Kind - Whisper Be Responsible - When you browse, put books and other materials back in the right place. When you borrow, return materials on time.

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The borrowing period is two weeks. Books may be renewed, unless they are on reserve for another student. Magazines may be borrowed for a one week period. The borrowing limits are as follows:

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The library is open during morning recess (10:00 - 10:15) Monday through Friday. It is open for afternoon recess (12:45 - 1:00) every day EXCEPT Wednesday. On Wednesday C's Time Groups are meeting in the library from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m., and it is closed to other students.

The library is also open for the half hour before and after school. Parents are encouraged to join their children during this time.

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Computer Use

The Library and Lab computers are available for all students. Student Internet access is available only with a signed AUP and Internet License or direct supervision by a teacher. Inappropriate or careless use of the computers will result in the loss of computer privileges.

Students will receive instruction in computer use and ethics. Students in grades 4 through 6 will have the opportunity to complete the Internet Tutorial and pass the Licensing Exam to earn their Internet License. With the License, they will be allowed to use Internet computers without direct supervision.

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Parent Information

Parents are welcome to visit the library and apply for a library card to borrow materials from the collection. On Fridays parents may borrow CD's or videotapes (to be returned on Monday).

You are invited to join your children during our before or after school hours and use our computers and peripherals.

The librarian will be happy to show you resources to help you find excellent children's literature for you and your child to share.

Parent volunteers are also welcomed. Please contact Mrs. Foster if you are interested in volunteering!

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