The library is open Periods 1-5
Please have your school ID card ready and remember to sign in at the front desk!
25 K Reading Marathon Information
Upcoming Library Sponsored Events
Poet Joy Harjo will be speaking at the PHS library on October 20th
Coming Soon to PHS library!
What's new for 2016-17??
from Ms Hoop:
Exciting news! 10th grade ELA scholars are participating in a Big Read symposium on October 28th from 1:12 pm to 2:40 pm in the library at Poughkeepsie High School:
In partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poughkeepsie Public Library, selected classes at PHS are participating in the NEA Big Read of Into the Beautiful North by Luis Alberto Urea. This program is designed to broaden our understanding of our world, our communities, and ourselves through the joy of sharing a good book
The Poetry cafe is coming in April
On March 30, 2016 we will be using old books to make purses. Stop by and make one for yourself.
The Hour of Code
Dec 7-11, 2015
Stop by the library and start coding.
The Cotton Club will be coming to the PHS library
compliments of Ms Anderson's Health classes!
Makers Faire April 27, 2015
All day in the Library Media Center
February 2, 2015
Our maker's space is under construction
Health class presentation of their comics !
April 30, 2014 The Poetry Cafe is back!
Tuesday, Nov 30, 1999: Poetry CafeAnnual reading of poetry created by our students.
Saturday, Nov 30, 2013: Library Book saleSale of new and used books .
Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 to Saturday, Oct 15, 2016: Hispanic Heritage Month TriviaCome by the library and answer some trivia!
The Mission of the PHS library is to graduate career and college ready students who are information literate and true independent learners!
If you got questions,
the library has the answers.
We are the 21st Century Pioneers
Technology is being used in the library:
- to engage our students with content
- to encourage higher order thinking skills
- to collaborate
- to create and build knowledge
The LMC Space
The PHS Library offers students a place to read, study and work independently or collaboratively. We have space for large groups and individual study.
Students have access to print and digital resources and a wide range of technology in the library.
The library is staffed with a Library Media Specialist who can help students access and use the resources and technology.
Our library Using Thinglink
PHS Media Center meeting our students' needs.