School libraries are increasingly becoming campus community centers where students go not only to find 和 read books for pleasure 和 research, but also to meet with peers; seek tutoring; attend talks, readings 和 performances; learn information science skills; 和 play with games 和 puzzles. 为此目的, the 十大网赌平台推荐 library is a creative 和 vibrant communal space that allows for independent reading 和 study, collaboration with peers 和 teachers, 和 a variety of extracurricular 和 social events. It is a dynamic space used by early childhood through grade twelve, filled with a sense of discovery.
Encompassing books from the Kenwood Academy, the St. Agnes School 和 十大网赌平台推荐, the library houses over 12,000种图书, ranging from rare, mid-ni网eenth century titles (think the Gustave Doré-illustrated Inferno) to the most recent Caldecott, Newbery 和 National Book Award winners. Students enjoy access to over 15,000 eBooks through Overdrive, which they may access anywhere, as well as a variety of research databases 和 interlibrary loan through the Capital Region BOCES School Library System. Apple computers are available for student use.
Students in Early Childhood through Sixth grade visit the library on a weekly basis for story time, book checkout 和 library class. Lower school students read a diversity of authors 和 do activities 和 projects including scavenger hunts, story reflections, book 和 author presentations, group story performances, 和 visual-timeline 和 poster making. 中学 library classes emphasize research skills 和 discerning between sources; media literacy; public speaking 和 presentation skills; 和 proficiency with technology. Upper school students periodically visit the library for research classes 和 seminars for their core courses.
的 library also houses the Writing Center, a peer-based tutoring program, where upper school students may seek help on any writing-based assignment from trained junior 和 senior writing tutors.
Conveniently 和 powerfully browse the 十大网赌平台推荐 Library. You also have access to the BOCES interlibrary loan system.
Browse a LS/MS school-friendly catalog.
Choose from over 10,000 电子书 for your laptop, tablet, or phone! New titles are continuously added. Audiobooks are also available.
Encyclopedia with entries written by experts, primary sources, multimedia, 和 research tools.
Spanish-language version of Britannica for lower 和 middle school students.
搜索 the New York Virtual Online Electronic Library. NOVEL contains information in all disciplines from magazines, 报纸, scholarly journals, reference books, 地图, 以及视觉艺术.
Format MLA, APA 和 Chicago style citations.
Supplement your study or teaching of literature with multimedia resources.
Review a variety of writing resources.