Library Media Center

FTMS West ~ Jan. 2017

Teacher information: Library Resource Reservations

Staff and faculty can check out a variety of equipment through the FTMS East Library Media Center.

Available resources:

  1. Chromebook Carts (2)

  2. Laptop Cart (1)

  3. FlipCam (3)

  4. Media Lab (1)

Checkout Process

Reserve and Pick Up Equipment

  1. Watch the FT Tech Tips video on Chromebook Suggested Practices.

  2. Check the calendar below and fill out the Google Form "West LMC Resource Reservations". (Form Below)

  3. On the day you are scheduled to pick up your equipment, go to the Library Media Center where you will check out the materials at the circulation desk between 2:30-2:45.

  4. If you notice any problems with the equipment, please make sure to note it on the Google Form titled

Return Equipment

  1. On the day you are scheduled to return your equipment, return it to the Library Media Center circulation desk between 2:15-2:30.

  2. The Library Media Center staff will check that the equipment and all accessories are present and that everything is working order and in good condition. The follow items should be checked by the teacher prior to drop-off.

  1. All Chromebooks are present.

  2. All Chromebooks are plugged into the correct spot.

  3. All mice are returned to the box in their individual baggies.

For additional information, check out the FT TECH TIPS website.

If you need posters printed or lamination, please email Michelle and Sam.


The Young Hoosier Book Club meets during PRIDE on WHITE Mondays.

Jan. 9

Jan. 30

Tinker Tuesdays will be on WHITE Tuesdays. The focus is on STEAM.

Jan. 3

Jan. 24

Scholastic Book Fair Volunteer Sign-Up

I'm gathering a team of enthusiastic, creative, and talented volunteers to help out at our upcoming Scholastic Book Fair, and I would like to invite you to help out.

Please take a moment to view our sign-up webpage to see what roles interest you. Spread the word to your friends and invite them to help us have the best Book Fair ever!

If you need to contact me, please use the email address below. Thank you!

Samantha Warner

Harry Potter Night

Thursday, Feb. 2nd, 5:30-7:30am

7620 East Edgewood Avenue

Indianapolis, IN

Save the date! West's 2nd annual Harry Potter Day will take place on Thursday, February 2nd with activities throughout the day and a special literacy event at night from 5:30-7:30 including a Quidditch tournament, dance, and breakout room.

We will also be hosting several competitions such as original fiction, art, costume, and photography contests all centered around this year's theme: Fantastic Beasts.

Special enrichment packs including a copy of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, family discussion questions, and fun things to do will be available for purchase after winter break. More information will be coming soon!

RSVPs are enabled for this event.