Paredes Library Report

April 2016

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Library Usage

Circulation Statistics

Total items circulated: 858

Breakdowns for type of items and type of patrons are linked below:

April 2016 Circulation Statistic Breakdown

Individual Students Served by the Library

891 total individual students were served by the library during the month of April, 2016.

Breakdowns for time of day and reasons for library visits are linked below.

Individual students served in April, 2016

Classes Served by the Library

17 classes were served by the library during the month of April.


The following teachers used the library with their classes: Ms. Duran (x3), Mrs. Bowers (x6), Mr. Malleske (x3), Ms. Southern (x3), Ms. Medrano (x2) .


Breakdowns for classes served by the library by date and reason for visit are linked below.

Classes served by the library in April, 2016

Use and/or Closure of the Library for Meetings, Testing, Etc.

Usage of the library during the month of March, 2016 that required closure included Awards Ceremonies Parents' Receptions. The library was closed for 3 periods to allow librarian to attend the district librarians' PLC meeting.


Other uses not requiring closure included SSI intervention tutoring.


Library calendar showing non-library usage and closures for the month of April, 2016

Workroom & Other Tasks Completed by Librarian

Month of April, 2016
  • Cataloging/Processing/Repairing of Books/Periodicals/Media/Equipment: 34 items
  • Continued to handle circulation of data projectors and document cameras for teachers in classrooms without innovation stations and those waiting for repairs
  • InterLibrary Loans (ILLs) Facilitated to and from Paredes Library: 2
  • Check the Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts below for the library's social media presence for the month of April, 2016
  • Updated library website
  • Continued developing and updating Paredes Middle School website using AISD-provided website builder (I serve as volunteer webmaster)

Student Aides and Parent/Community Volunteers

Student Library Aides: 6


Parent volunteer hours for April, 2016: 8


Community volunteer hours for April, 2016: 6

Report prepared by Mary Faye Randolph, Librarian

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