Library Media Center

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Neville Library Media Center

Librarian - Mrs. Diane C. Martin
Library Assistant - Mrs. Jennifer Street



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"Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them."   Neil Gaiman
Give yourself a gift by getting some good books from your library to enjoy reading during the holidays!

The 2017 Louisiana Teen Readers Choice Neville winner is a tie!
To All the Boys I've Loved Before
(also the state winner!)
Lara Jean writes love letters to all the boys she has loved and then hides them in
a hatbox until one day those letters are accidentally sent. 

We Were Liars
Spending the summers on her family's private island off the coast of Massachusetts with her cousins and a special boy named Gat, teenaged Cadence struggles to remember what happened during her fifteenth summer.
The new great group to read and vote on January 2018 
is in your library NOW!

Chips are given for 90% or better AR scores on our
State Library's Louisiana Teen Readers' Choice books!
We have multiple copies of the LTRC books in your library.
Read at least 2 of the 10, and vote for your favorite in
January. The current list can be found in the Useful Links.

If you love to read,
 and you're willing to discuss books

and try new kinds of books...
Wednesday, December 13, in the library
During both lunch shifts
1st Lunch - Historical Fiction
2nd Lunch - Realistic Fiction

Come by your library for book suggestions!
Bring your lunch, and enjoy our snacks.

Accelerated Reader

Students take AR quizzes only in the library and must have their ID's
 and completed reading logs.
Congratulations! 190 AR goal achievers for the 1st nine weeks!
Candy bars given Oct. 17 and entered  in an iPad mini drawing!

2nd nine weeks last AR quiz days:
Dec. 15 - Collins
Dec. 18 - Donn
Jan. 4 - Herron, Sandifer, Sawyer, and Tucker
Jan. 5 - Cummings, Etzel, and Waters

Home Connect is available to monitor AR progress; 
see links for it and for AR Book Finder in the Useful Links.

A Neville pen is given for the first 100 on any AR quiz.
Candy bars are given each 9 weeks to goal achievers
for teacher-assigned points achieved with 90% accuracy.
An iPad mini drawing for goals achievers is held
each 9 weeks at the Renaissance Assemblies.
Million Word Readers are recognized at the
spring awards assemblies. 

Looking for a book in the Neville library or
doing research?

See the Useful Links to access the Neville Online Catalog, Gale Resources databases, and World Book Advanced Online! Ask us for user names and passwords needed to use them away from school.

28 library and 30 library lab computers available, networked to print,
with Internet access (MCS filter)
 60 Nooks (must have parental consent to check out)
 11,000 books
Printing for assignments: 5 pages free, then .10 per page
Copies: .10 each
Old newspapers, magazines, and paperbacks free for the taking
Maximum 5 books checked out at a time for 2 weeks and may be renewed
Overdue fine of .05 per school day
Students must have ID's to check out books 

A special way to honor friends and loved ones, while supporting the Neville library, is to have a book purchased with your donation. You may do this to celebrate birthdays, the birth of a child, retirement, or someone's life (memorial). Each item will have a bookplate identifying the donor and the person being honored.
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