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    Colebrookdale Elementary School Library
    Librarian - Ms. Moyer
    Colebrookdale Elementary Library

    Philosophy / Goals:

    • to promote students' interest and abilities in reading, listening and viewing
    • to foster the full range of information concepts and abilities students must master to profit from the global resources that are now at their fingertips
    • to develop the full range of abilities that students need to interact effectively with information and to construct meaningful knowledge from that information

    ( fromInformation Power: Building Partnerships for Learningwhich was prepared by the American Association of School Librarians.  ALA: Chicago, 1998.)

    Collection :

    Our library currently holds over 20,000 volumes.  We have extensive reference resources including several recent sets of Encyclopedias, new  Almanacs, Atlases and much more.  Our abundance of wonderful fiction materials are divided by reading level into Easy and Fiction sections.  Students also enjoy a plentiful and updated Biography section and a huge collection of materials to fit their Non-fiction needs. We currently have subscriptions for about 15 children's magazine favorites such as, Odyssey, Dog  Fancy, Cat Fancy, Boy's Life, Sports Illustrated for Kids and several others.

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    Outstanding literature for children:

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