Welcometo theThomas E. Bowe School LibraryAssistantChristine Grehlingerx3411Our media center is automated using the Destiny Automation System.
Students can access the book collection from a web-based card catalog. The media center
is open to all students throughout the morning. The media center provides the following services for students:
- Borrowing of books and magazines
- Use of reference books
- Access to computer web-based catalog
- "Access to knowledge is the superb, the supreme act of truly great civilizations.
Of all the institutions that purport to do this, free libraries stand virtually alone in accomplishing this mission."
- Toni Morrison
- Get together @ the Library
"Once you learn to read you will be forever free." Frederick Douglass
The library gladly accepts donations of age appropriate books and magazines. Donations may be added to the library collection or shared with classroom teachers. We also gladly take abandoned houseplants, out of style holiday decorations, and lonely aquarium fish. The fish will go in the aquarium at Bullock School.BOOKS OPEN THE DOORS TO DISCOVERY
- BOOK FAIR
A Scholastic Book Fair will be held during the parent-teacher conferences in November, November 14 - 16. Classes will be invited to visit during the week. Family Night will be held that Wednesday night from 6 to 8 pm. The Book Fair will also be closed during Lunches. The Book Fair is a fund raiser for the library programs such as Read Across America and author visits.