New and Notable

What's up in the Small Middle School Library? 1/20/2020

Upcoming Events:

Jan 30-31st- GT testing in the library

Feb 3rd-14th- Mandatory Library Inventory- limited checkout hours during this period of time

Feb 14th and 17th - Student Holiday

View the library calendar here

Austin Public Library Student Cards

If your parents/guardians opted in for an APL card during registration your card should have arrived and been given to you in January.
Congratulations on your new Austin Public Library Card!
Here is some helpful information to get you started using your card:
  • Take a picture of your card number!
  • To access the online virtual library:
Default Password: asid123
If that does not work, use the Resest Your Password/PIN link on the manage accounts page of the catalog:
If email doesn’t work, contact APL Customer Service at 512-974-7475 or
  • REMINDER: No fines on children’s and teen materials-only adult materials!
  • QUESTIONS? Stop by the Small Library
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December Library Stats:

In the month of December:
  • 354 items were checked out (About 39 items per day, the library was open for checkout for 9 days in December!!)
  • 327 students came to the library on their own with a pass. An average of 36 students visited the library on their own each open day in December.
  • The library hosted 28 classes for checkout or or other activities this month .
  • About 900 students came to the library for checkout or other activities in December.

Photos from our Cat Day blanket making in the library:

2019 Lone Star Book List

2019 Maverick Graphic Novel List

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Coming Soon!

New print and digital books from Mackin/MackinVia!