Eiland Middle School Library
Welcome to the 2014-2015
School Year
Dear Parents,
I look forward to reading, learning and growing along with you and your student! Sixth grade students will visit the library for checkout, special programs, scheduled classroom visits and during activity time (5th period). 7th and 8th grade students will visit the library for checkout, special programs and during scheduled classroom visits.


  • Technology will play a large roll in your child's experience in the EMS Library. The EMS Library is equipped with an iPad cart (30), three Chromebook carts (30 each), apple tv, wifi, projectors, desktop computers, an automated library circulation system,an online card catalog, ebooks, a high volume color printer and poster printer.
  • Library lessons will stress good Digital Citizenship, helping your child make safe and ethical decisions when using the Internet.
  • Students will be learning research and computer skills that support lifelong learning and curriculum needs.
  • The library has a Creator Space where students can make, tinker and create.
  • We have special events being planned, including guest speakers, a book fair, and reading contests.
  • Our book collection is growing and we are adding selections that meet the interest of students and Common Core Curriculum demands.
  • If you would like to volunteer to help in the library, please let me know. We’d love to have you.


Thanks,
Jenny Vowell
Librarian