James Monroe High School

Library Home

Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves,
or we know where we can find information upon it.
(Samuel Johnson, 1709-1784)

Book Swap Coming May 1 and May 2

Bring in your gently used books to the library and get tickets to the book swap. Donations due by April 30, 2018.
How to Swap
Search Follett Destiny: See below: Using the Library Widget
Students--please take a moment to fill out this survey about the library.


Test Prep Resources

Use Google Chrome browser to access the Test Prep Resources website.


Library Hunt 

Teachers, these are some of the things your classes could learn in the library. Come on in!
  • Organize research from beginning to end
  • Learn to research using databases from our own Digital Library
  • Become a super savvy searcher by using the library catalog to find vetted websites 
  • Find the perfect book using the library catalog
  • Become cyber-safe
  • Learn the advantages of using our online source citation generator NoodleTools
  • Evaluate websites
  • Use high-level Google search strategies to enhance research
  • Distinguish fake news from real news
Sign up in the library!
Need help with your laptop?
  1. General information and Q & A: www.tinyurl.com/monroelaptop
  2. Activate Microsoft Office (MS Word): www.tinyurl.com/monroelaptopoffice
  3. Can't connect to your home Wi-Fi or get updates: www.tinyurl.com/monroelaptopupdate

For more information about library activities and programs, see the About the Library page.

Melinda Buterbaugh, MLIS
Teacher Librarian
Updated 1/23/2018