Library Media Center

School Library Media Specialist
Mrs. Longo

Library Assistant
Mrs. Benashski

Mission of the School Library Media Program:

The mission of the school library media program is to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information. The school library media specialist (SLMS) empowers students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information by:

  • collaborating with educators and students to design and teach engaging learning experiences that meet individual needs.  
  • instructing students and assisting educators in using, evaluating, and producing information and ideas through active use of a broad range of appropriate tools, resources, and information technologies
  • providing access to materials in all formats, including up-to-date, high quality, varied literature to develop and strengthen a love of reading
  • providing students and staff with instruction and resources that reflect current information needs and anticipate changes in technology and education
  • providing leadership in the total education program and advocating for strong school library media programs as essential to meeting local, state and national educational goals
  •  --Empowering Learners: Guidelines for School Library Media Programs (2009), p.8



Check out the 2017 intermediate and teen nutmeg nominees on display in our LMC

Learn more about the authors of the 2017 intermediate nutmeg nominees and view some book trailers on the books


Click here for more information on our upcoming scholastic book fair, running from Monday, 11/28 through friday, 12/2.  this is a great opportunity to get some holiday shopping done.  we are Looking forward to seeing you!  



Check Out Our Digital Content:

Destiny Discover provides TE patrons access to over 135 e-audiobooks and over 280 e-books.  To get started, log into Destiny (our online catalog) using your network username and password.  Check out the downloadable e-book or e-audiobook you're interested in.  Next, download the Destiny Discover app onto your Andriod or iOS device.  Once you've downloaded the free Destiny Discover app, type in our school's name and your network username and password to access the item you've checked out.  Please see Mrs. Longo if you are having trouble using Destiny Discover. 


Check out the interactive multi-user e-books available in Rosen Learning Center.  (Please see Mrs. Longo if you need the login information.)


Check out the multi-user e-books available in epointplus.  Click on the above images to access them.  (Please see Mrs. Longo if you need the login information.)




7th Grade Health- First Aid Project

7th Grade Social Studies Resources - India

7th Grade Social Studies Resources - Amazon Rainforest

8th Grade Language Arts Resources - Holocaust

South Windsor Public Schools    1737 Main Street    South Windsor, CT 06074    Phone: 860.291.1200   
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