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Welcome to the Princess Anne Middle School
Library Media Center

 The mission of the Library Media Program is to ensure that staff and students are effective users of ideas and information in a changing world.

 This mission is accomplished:

 by providing the intellectual and physical access to materials in all formats

  • by providing instruction to foster competence and stimulate interest in reading, viewing, and ethically using information
  • by working with other educators to design learning strategies to meet the needs of individual students.

Staff

 

Jennifer Crow

Library Media Specialist

Penny Hutson

Library Media Specialist

Janet Coulson

Library Media Assistant

Library Media Center Hours

Library Hours are 8:50am - 4:00pm daily.

Students may use the Library before school from 8:50am - 9:00am daily. Students must report to the Cafe Homework Center to have their planner signed before going to the library.

Library Media Center Resources

  • Approximately 9000 books
  • 315 professional books for research/projects
  • 261 reference books
  • 7 magazine subscriptions
  • DVD VHS/Audio collection
  • Desktop computers, Laptop computers, iPads, Kindle Fires

Patron Policies:

Students visiting the Library Media Center must have permission and agenda signed with adult authorization.  Code of Student Conduct compliant behavior is a must.  VBCPS filtered internet is provided for academic purposes.  Students who use any computers in the Virginia Beach City Public Schools must obey Acceptable Use Policy.  Students may print their school work, but must ask the Library Media Staff for permission. 

A photocopier is available for student use at 10 cents per page with LMC staff assistance.

Circulation Policies:

  • Students may check out up to three items: books – 2 weeks; magazine – 5 days
  • Overdue items restrict further checkouts.
  • Students are charged for replacement cost of lost or damaged items.

Special Programs

  • LMC Parent Volunteers
  • Panther Power Hour News Show
  • PAMS School Store
  • Book Clubs
  • Candy Sales Club

PAMS/VBCPS also provide Electronic Resources

(You may locate the passwords on the Destiny HomePage under Databases at Home)
eBooks

Citation Machine
Easy Bib

Other Links:

Virginia Beach Public Library