Library Orientation

6th Grade

Welcome to FSMS Library

Meet our staff



Mrs. Chavez

Mrs. Mohiuddin Library Assistant

Library Hours

The library is open daily Monday-Friday from 8:10 to 8:50 before school, and library time with your ELA teachers.


You may visit us to read, do homework, research, and use computers for school assignments and projects.

Library Expectations

Our Expectations

  • Respect always towards others and property
  • No food or drinks (including water)
  • Quiet-keep the noise level down
  • A raised hand means silence
  • If you remove a book from the shelf that you do not checkout, put it in return book drop OR on bottom colored shelf.
  • Return books on time
  • No electronic devices are allowed in the library.
  • You must come with a pass from your teacher during classes and show it to us.

Areas of the Library

Circulation Desk
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Paperbacks
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Magazines
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Computers
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Lone Star Books
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Book Checkout

You may check out up to three books for a two week period.

Return books to the return book slots on either side of the circulation desk.

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Don't lose that book!!!!

If you have any overdue books, you may not check anything out and you must sit at the table during ELA reading time..

If you loose the book, you must pay in cash or check to replace it.

Note: If you do not return book or pay for its replacement, your schedule will be withheld.

We want your suggestions for new titles!

Please leave us a note on the red Recommendations boards OR the INPUT mailbox.

Student Resources

HIP Catalog

Reference Books in print & online

e books

Digital Resources - our databases


  • World Book Online
  • Britannica School
  • Gale Databases
  • NetTrekker
  • EBSCO
  • Discovery Education
  • Maps 101

Do not use Wikipedia or Google for projects.

Computer and Printer Information

You may only print 2 pages--no more. Must ask permission.

Know your student ID and password.

Use assigned websites.

No flash drives.

Keep settings as they are.

Use Edmodo backpack to upload assignments to teachers.

Library Programs-The Fun Stuff

Read Across Texas

This program features our Lone Star Books


More information later.

Matchbook Competition

A district wide competition held in May with other middle schools.


Sign up for library club to participate.

Library Club

Meets every other Thursday before school.


8:15 to 8:50.

Book Fairs

Held every Fall and Spring!

Edmodo

Look for how to videos and special announcements.


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