When your class first comes to the library, please be seated and wait for teacher direction unless otherwise directed by an adult. This is an instructional or quiet area; treat it as such.
The computers that we have in the library are for your use. They are only to be used to:Check your Skyward account.Do your homework.Print items that are preapproved by the library staff.There is NO GAMING.
Our graphic novel section is located on the wall at the end of the fiction section, near the ramp.
This area has a quiet, cozy reading area as well as many magazines and new books for your browsing needs.
You may check out one magazine at a time.The picture books are organized with the fiction books on the left-hand shelf and the nonfiction picture books are on the right-hand side.
The fiction collection begins by the magazines and free reading area.
The fiction section is organized in alphabetical order by the author’s last name.
The reference collection begins at the ramp and winds its way around the instructional space of the library. These resources are great for research and quick facts.
These books are organized by subject and include a lot information about sports, pets, and other topics that you are interested in learning more about.
Fiction books are placed on the shelf alphabetically by author’s last name.<br />
The Reference Collection begins at the ramp!<br />and winds its way around the instructional space of the library.<br />
Nonfiction is in the center of the library.<br />
Check out counter- please have library materials ready and your ASB card out.If you don’t have your ASB card, clearly state your student ID number.<br />
Please have books ready, with barcode facing up and your ASB card in hand. <br />
Library Hours and Policies<br />Open 8:10<br />Open for lunches, unless a class is in for check out and a lesson.<br />11:45-12:13<br />12:30-12:53<br />Close at 3:30<br />Remember: If you have overdue items, you will not be able to check out additional books until they are returned.<br />
Using the Library Catalog<br />Go to www.tahomasd.us<br /><ul><li>Select Student Learning from the top menu bar.</li></li></ul><li>Using the Library Catalog<br />Select School Library Catalogs from the left-hand menu.<br />
Using the Library Catalog<br />Select Tahoma Middle School to navigate to the library home page.<br />
Using the Library Catalog<br />Our homepage has many valuable resources for research and homework. Worldbook is definitely worth exploring!<br />Select the Catalog tab to begin searching for books.<br />
Using the Library Catalog<br />Type a keyword, title, author or series into the search bar and select the enter button on your keyboard to get your search results.<br />
Locating Books in the Library.<br />Note the call number of the book that you select to check-out. Be sure it is available before going to the shelf to locate it.<br />