Paredes Library Report

January 2016

Library Usage

Circulation Statistics

Total items circulated: 1043

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

January 2016 Circulation Statistic Breakdown

Individual Students Served by the Library

831 total individual students were served by the library during the month of January, 2016.

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

Individual students served in January, 2016

Classes Served by the Library

26 classes were served by the library during the month of January.


The following teachers came to the library with their classes: Bowers (3), Carpenter (3), Erazo (3), Malleske (3 x 2 = 6), Medrano (2), Price (3), Southern (3 x 2 = 6).


During the annual library inventory, it is impractical to have whole classes visit the library. Inventory was conducted January 11 - 26.


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

Classes served by the library in January, 2016

Non-Library Usage and Closures

Non-library usage of the library during the month of January, 2016 included Awards Assembly Parent Reception (required closure of 3 periods), MOY II testing (3 periods), and AISD Dual Language Parent Meeting (1 period).


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

Workroom Tasks Completed by Librarian

Month of January, 2016


  • Completed annual inventory of library materials
  • Cataloging/Processing/Repairing of Books/Periodicals/Media/Equipment: 71 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: 5
  • Check the Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts below for the library's social media presence for the month of January, 2016
  • Updated library website
  • Created new Paredes Middle School website using new AISD-provided website builder (I serve as volunteer webmaster)

Student Aides and Parent/Community Volunteers

Student Library Aides: 6


Parent volunteer hours for January, 2016: 8


Community volunteer hours for January, 2016: 8

Report prepared by Mary Faye Randolph, Librarian

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