Library Overview

  • General Information

    Stacy Dawson, Library Media Specialist

    (601) 987-3528

    Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the North Jackson Elementary Library Media Center is to ensure that students are effective users of ideas and information and to promote a love of reading and lifelong learning in a welcoming environment. The library media center strives to provide the school community with a wide range of materials on appropriate levels that will encourage growth in knowledge and foster information literacy.

  • Online Card Catalog

    Search the Library's Online Card Catalog (must be on a JPS computer) by clicking here: Online Card Catalog

    Extra Links

    Jackson-Hinds Library System
    http://jhlibrary.org/
    Search the Jackson-Hinds Library System's card catalog, find upcoming library events, and more through your local public library!

    Dictionary.com & Thesaurus.com
    http://dictionary.reference.com/ and http://www.thesaurus.com/
    Free website to quickly look up definitions and pronunciations of words, as well as synonyms and antonyms.

    Fact Monster
    http://www.factmonster.com/
    Free website with referenced facts and information. Website includes atlas, almanac, dictionary, thesaurus, and encyclopedia links and information.

    Khan Academy
    https://www.khanacademy.org
    Free website (sign-up required) featuring videos on specific skills and information. Includes all grade levels and subject areas. Practice exercises and quizzes are also available.

  • MAGNOLIA

    MAGNOLIA logo MAGNOLIA provides online resources for publicly funded K-12 schools, public libraries, community college libraries, and university libraries in Mississippi.

     

     

    Search the Card Catalog


    No password is required, but you must be on a JPS computer.

    Search our Insignia Online Card Catalog.

     

    Accelerated Reader

    https://hosted227.renlearn.com/91255/
    Online quiz program to test student’s comprehension of a book or story. Points are earned toward incentives offered at school. Students are given their username and passwords from their homeroom teachers. Quizzes are only open during school hours.

    AR Book Find

    http://www.arbookfind.com/UserType.aspx
    Look up the reading level and point value of all books with an AR quiz.