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Library Information

Library Mission
The mission of the Albany Middle School Library is to nurture lifelong readership, ethical and effective research, and compassion for one's community and the larger world.

Library Policies
Students may use the library before school, after school, during lunch, during passing periods and during class with their teacher’s permission. Students can check out books, use computers for school work, print out assignments, work on homework, sit and read quietly and hang out with friends.
Library Lessons
ELA classes at all grade levels visit the library at least once a month for lessons on a variety of topics including: using the library catalog, understanding the organization of the library, the research process, searching databases, website evaluation, plagiarism, copyright, bibliographic tools, and more. Teachers also have the opportunity to sign up for additional library time to access research materials for various projects.
Library Hours
The AMS Library is open during lunch time, and it's always busy and packed. Come and check it out!
Monday: 7:45–4:00
Tuesday: 7:45–4:00
Wednesday: 7:45–2:15
Thursday: 7:45–4:00
Friday: 7:45–4:00