Freedom to Read website
American Library Association
Animoto video of 2013 banned books
Youtube video videos
Top 10 Challenged/Banned books 2013
Join teens from around the country to choose the best 10 books for teens in 2014
Voting has started!!
All votes must be entered by October 17th
Vote on line at http://www.ala.org/yalsa/teenstopten ot see Mrs. Griffith
MHS Library Wins Grants!!!
The MHS library was selected by the Illinios School Library Media Association as 1 of 42 schools (out of 200) to receive a set of Abraham Lincoln award books from Library Book Selection Services - a $350 value!!
The MHS Library was selected by the American Library Association's Youth services division to receive a set of Teen TopTen books for 2014. Total value of the grant is $350!!.
The libraries in Marion Unit #2 recieved a Back to Books Grant sponsored by the Illinois State Library. Our project is called the 3 E's of Library- Enjoyment, Education and Enrichment. With these fund the libraries purchased non-fiction and fiction books to suppliment the cirriculum and our collections: The High School purchased books to meet the goals of Common Core in the areas of English & Math, as well as books to meet STEM initiative in Science.
Hours of Operation: 7:30 - 3:40
Jenna Griffith , Library Media Director
Judy Sims , Library Media Aide
The MHS Library serves it's 1,200 students and 100 faculty & staff on a daily basis to meet their library and Audio Visual needs. With our updated library management system - Follett Destiny, students and staff can access our collection of over 10,500 items from school or home at any time. To schedule library times or for other questions please contact Mrs. Griffith at 993-8196 ext 239 or at the e-mail above.