Library Procedures

These policies should be followed at all times. Following these policies will help maintain order and efficiency, which allows for a better working environment for both Alder staff members and students.

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OPERATION

  • 7:30am - 2:05pm Monday thru Friday
  • ID Badge and Pass from Classroom Teacher required at all times! 
  • Sign in at Front Desk with your pass and ID.
  • You cannot leave the media center without permission and a pass.
  • No food, gum or beverages are permitted in labs or main area of the media center.
  • Clean up before you leave.
  • No computer games are permitted.
  • If you have a problem with a computer notify us immediately. DO NOT try to fix the problem yourself.
  • Return books, magazines and chairs to where you found them.
  • Respect the "quietness" of the Media Center.

CHECKING OUT BOOKS AND PERIODICALS

  • Every student must have their student I.D. Badge to sign out materials from the Media Center.
  • Unless put on reserve by a teacher, books may be signed out for 10 school days.
  • Students may borrow 2 books, 1 book and 1 playaway, or 1 book and 1 magazine.

AVOID THOSE NASTY FINES! RETURN YOUR BOOKS AND PERIODICALS ON TIME

  • A Fine of $.05 a day is charged for each day a book is overdue.
  • Once a student has more than $.50, they may not continue to borrow library materials.
  • A lost book will carry a fine up to the purchase price of the book.
  • Outstanding obligations will result in the withholding of final reports cards.
  • If you have a problem paying your fines contact Mrs. Yacovelli.