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Destiny Quest Library Mobile App - Access this at home!
Check out the new Destiny Quest library mobile app! Now you can search and access library resources in a way like never before--from any iOS or Android mobile device! View your student account information including checkouts, holds and outstanding fines anytime, even after the school day ends! To get started, view the detailed demo video- How to Setup the Destiny Quest Mobile App

Access Follett eBooks - Instructions HERE! 

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs

The Prints aLibrary Of Congres logo.pngnd Photographs Online Catalog (PPOC) contains catalog records and digital images representing a rich cross-section of still pictures held by the Prints & Photographs Division and, in some cases, other units of the Library of Congress. The Library of Congress offers broad public access to these materials as a contribution to education and scholarship.



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The next meeting of the Pioneer Book Club will be Tuesday, A Girl Called Fearless.jpg‚Äč

April 5,  @ lunch in the library.


We will discuss   ....  

A Girl Called Fearless

by Catherine Linka


Pick up your copy in the library today!


Put your creativity into action by developing a book trailer!   Create an intriguing and exciting video book trailer for one of JLG’s recent high school selections. Use special effects, animation, music, etc. to engage the viewers and make them want to read the book. Students in grades 9 through 12 can submit entries for the contest.

For details click the link above.



  • First Place Winner
    School will receive 3 free JLG Categories for one year (36 newly-published books.) Student will receive trophy and $150 iTunes card.
  • Second Place Winner
    School will receive 2 free JLG Categories for one year (24 newly-published books.) Student will receive trophy and $75 iTunes card.
  • Third Place Winner
    School will receive 1 free JLG Category for one year (12 newly-published books.). Student will receive trophy and $50 iTunes card.

Cool Tools for Digital Art and Music Creation!

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Tales of Us (app: iOS) Free
Double-exposing photographs was once considered a photographic mistake, but with Tales of Us (an app designed by Indie singer Goldfrapp), users can craft their own double exposures with thoughtful intention. Photo enthusiasts can layer two pictures and either “enhance,” “tone,” or remove the color for dazzling results.
Good for: solo exploration.


Chordion (app: iOS) $3.99 
A wide-ranging app that beginners and experienced musicians can enjoy. The beauty of Chordion is that it allows the playing of harmony and melody at the same time. Simply pressing on a hexagon selects a chord, while a keyboard on the right can be played without the possibility of a sour note. Creations cannot be saved in-app, but users can save to Dropbox or via iTunes file sharing. More advanced users will appreciate the drum machine and the ability to change the reverb, envelope, timbre, and much more.
Good for: solo exploration.


Check Out These Great Books!


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Check Your Patron Record!

Check your student library patron record regularly.

  1. See what books are on loan and what books are overdue.
  2. See if you have any fines.
  3. Lost a book? Pull up your student record and see if the book has ...more

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YALSA 2016 Best YA Fiction

Six of Crows.jpg Six of Crows   By Leigh Bardugo

 Presented an offer too lucrative to refuse, gang leader Kaz Brekker and his team of convicts, runaways, and thieves set out to smuggle an imprisoned scientist from an impenetrable Fjerdan fortress, only to face treachery and betrayal along the way.

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Barbara Leighty
Library Media Technician III

Sue Williams
Library Media Technician II

7:30 A.M. to 4:15 P.M.

(Circulation Desk closes at 4:00 P.M.)

Library Books -- Two weeks

eBooks - Two weeks                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Audio Books - Two weeks

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Poetry Foundation

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The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture. It exists to discover and celebrate the best poetry and to place it before the largest possible audience.