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Library

The mission of the library program is to prepare students to be effective users of ideas and information as well as cultivating inquisitive, life-long learners.

 

Staff

Librarian:       Leslie Schoenherr, MLS

Assistant:        Phyllis Martin

 

Hours

7:30-5:30, Monday through Friday

 

Collection & Access

  • 8,000 volumes
  • 50 periodical titles
  • 600 DVDs and videos
  • Databases: 31 Gale databases; Worldbook and Proquest Newspapers
  • Full internet access and more than a dozen desktops for student use. 

 

Circulation

All library materials circulate for a term with due dates in Nov., Jan., March and June.

 

Library Skills Classes

  • Information Literacy for 6th and 8th grades
  • Information Navigation for incoming 9th graders

 

Programs

Book discussions, literary trivia contests, poetry readings, author visits, cartoon & anime contests, and more.

 

On-line Resources

Listed below are some of the on-line resources currently available to the LCA community and directly accessible through the LCA library homepage on Moodle:

  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Gale Powersearch (Infotrac periodicals)
  • Literature Resource Center
  • Biography Resource Center
  • Health Reference Center Academic
  • Full Suite of Gale databases from the Mass Bd. of Lib Commissioners
  • World Book Encyclopedia(English and Spanish version)
  • Proquest Newspapers: Boston & local newspapers
  • Facts on File: Issues & Controversies; Health Reference Center
  • Mass. Board of Library Commissioners
  • Minuteman Library Network
  • Noodletools (an online citation maker and note card organizer)

also,

Check Out These New Titles Added To Our Collection!

 

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