Library

Library Hours

Our school library is open to all Holyoke High School students and staff.  See below for schedule:

Monday  7:45 AM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday 7:45 AM – 3:30 PM
Wednesday 7:45 AM  – 2:00 PM
Thursday 7:45 AM – 3:30 PM
Friday 7:45 AM – 3:00 PM

Library Newsletter, 2-4-19

We have received many new books in the library this month.  Some of the new titles include Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro and A Map of Days (the fourth novel of Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children) by Ransom Riggs.  Stop by the library and check out one of our new books or I can recommend a great read! The library is open during school and after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays!

There are some great technology tools and resources that the American Association of School Libraries has published.  They are listed in the following link –    https://docs.google.com/document/d/13i9zMI4jTmKkihMpwDXHrh0KWCtC_pskI28kPN2vJMo/edit.  There is something for everyone including an interactive periodic table, a pen pal site, and many other valuable resources.   There surely is something for everyone!

The Langston Hughes project will be taking place at several locations in Western Massachusetts.  On Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 7:30, UMASS in Amherst will host trumpeter and USC Professor of Music, Ron McCurdy, and the Langston Hughes Project for a performance of “Ask Your Mama:  12 Moods for Jazz.” This performance combines spoken word with jazz, blues, gospel, calypso, and other styles of music. This project will also be available on Wednesday, February 6 at 7:00 in Mills Theater on the Bay Path campus in Longmeadow.  Admission to both UMASS and Bay Path is free and open to the public.

Ellen Stein, Library Media Specialist, Holyoke High School, (413) 534-2020, Extension 1168

Ellen Stein, Library Media Specialist 
estein@hps.holyoke.ma.us
413-534-2020 Ext. 1168

Holyoke High

Library Resources

Destiny Library Catalog – check out our ebooks on FolletShelf.  The username is guest and the password is holyoke

Massachusetts library resources (magazines, journals, the Boston Globe, and Encyclopedia Brittannica)

www.jstor.org  – This source is available within Holyoke High School.  It provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.

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