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Welcome to Downtown Magnets High School
Library & Media Center


Hours

Monday & Friday
(& every other Wednesday)
7.30 a.m. - 3.15 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday

8 a.m. - 3.45 p.m.


Faculty: Class visits by appointment only

Patron Code of Conduct
 
Mission Statement:
The Teacher Librarian collaborates with classroom teachers to teach students how to access, evaluate, and use information and integrate Information & Digital Literacy skills into all areas of learning.

Vision Statement:
 
  • California will lead the nation in student achievement because all educational leaders Support Strong School Libraries.
  • Students will be dynamic, critical, and ethical users of technology.
  • Students will be enthusiastic users of libraries & life‐long readers and learners.
 
California Model School Library Standards -
What students should know and be able to do to succeed
in school, higher education, and the workforce.
Adopted September 16, 2010.
 
 
Standards for the 21st-Century Learner 

1. Students access information
The student will access information by applying knowledge of the organization of libraries, print materials, digital media, and other sources.
2. Students evaluate information
The student will evaluate and analyze information to determine what is appropriate to address the scope of inquiry.
3. Students use information
The student will organize, synthesize, create, and communicate information.
4. Students integrate information literacy skills into all areas of learning
The student will independently pursue information to become a lifelong learner.
AASL Standards for the 21st-Century Learner
Standards for the 21st-Century Learner,
American Association of School Librarians,
American Library Association