• Library Policy

    Library Hours:

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 7:45-4:00

    Wednesday: 7:45-5:00

    Schedule

    The library is open on Wednesday from 7:45 AM to 5:00 PM for family night. Students must come with a parent or adult on family night. Library will be open on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 7:45 AM to 4:00 PM unless otherwise noted. Students who come without a class must have permission from their teacher or will be sent back to class. Teachers can check for library schedule on the library webpage, under the
    Library Policies link. Flex times are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. If you have scheduled time in the library and are going to be absent that day, please make arrangements with the substitute plan so they may attend. Please contact me for make up times.

    Circulation

    The library circulates books from its general collection for two weeks. Kinder- 2 nd grade 2 books 3 rd -5 th grade- 3 books Users are responsible for the replacement cost of lost or damaged items. Students will not be cleared for transfer, school withdrawal, or graduation, until all late and lost/damaged fees are paid in full.

    Inter-Library Loan (ILL)

    Inter-library loan is a service that provides students and faculty access to information resources not available at the Chester Jordan library. Through ILL, these resources may be borrowed through other libraries within the district. Requests for ILL are made through the circulation desk.

    Computer Use

    Students may use the computers available in the library if the use is in accordance with the district’s Acceptable Use Policy.  If a student deviates from district policy, he or she will be warned once to stop. If the behavior persists, the student will be asked to leave the library. Guest accounts for computer use are available for parents and community members on a temporary basis. Please see a library staff member for assistance with a guest account.

    iPad/Computer Sets Permanently Assigned to Teachers

    Teacher's Responsibilities:

    • Teachers are responsible for the iPad/Computers in their classrooms.
    • Make sure that all iPads are stored in a secure manner daily.
    • Report damaged iPad(s) and/or charger(s) to library staff immediately.
    • File a police report immediately if an iPad is stolen.
    • Teachers are responsible for conveying proper computer and iPad usage to students and for establishing consequences when proper use is not followed.

    Class set iPad use will be in accordance with the school district's Acceptable Use Policy.

    Student's Responsibilities:

    Student iPad and computer use will be in accordance with the district’s Acceptable Use Policy  and may be used in class for school purpose/teacher directed activities only.

    Challenged Material Policy

    The Chester Jordan library follows the challenged material policy established by the district. For any questions about the policy, or to challenge material available at the Chester Jordan library, please contact the librarian.