Collins-Rhodes Elementary School Library Media Center
Contact

Shari Piccini

Phone: (251) 221-1229

Welcome

The library media program at Collins-Rhodes will enable individuals to become information literate and effective lifelong readers.

Library Hours
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.

Our library operates on combination fixed and flexible schedule. This means that there are scheduled times for teaching as well as flexible time for the students to come into the library as needed.

Staff
Mrs. Shari Piccini is our library media specialist. She attended WP Davidson High School( 1982), Spring Hill College (1985, BS Elem. Ed.) and the University of South Alabama (1992,M.ED. in Educational Media).

Mrs. Piccini is married and has five children, all boys!

Calendar

VOLUNTEERS

Ms. Ashley Hailes is our library volunteer. Ashley graduated from McGill-Toolen Catholic High School and currently attends Bishop State. She is pursuing a degree in Early Childhood education and has plans to be a  library media specialist.

BOOK CHECK OUT

Students may visit the library during open checkout times to check out a book or they may checkout a book when they come with their class. Books may be checked out for two weeks and renewed as needed.

First Grade - One Book
Second - Fifth Grades Two Books

Lost or Damaged Books

No late fines will be assessed. If a book is misplaced and can't be found or damaged so that the book must be removed from the collection the student may not check out a book until the book is returned or the the cost of the book has been paid.

Books that are lost or damaged are subject to a replacement fee. Special repayment plans are available on an individual basis.

Links
Destiny Online Card Catalog
Destiny
https://mcpss.follettdestiny.com/quest/servlet/presentquestform.do?site=115&context=saas03_0139762&alreadyValidated=true
Renaissance Place Home Connect
Home Connect
https://hosted240.renlearn.com/79853/homeconnect/login.aspx
Accelerated Reader
Accelerated Reader
If you are at school you can take an AR test when you visit this site.
http://hosted240.renlearn.com/79853
AVL
Alabama Virtual Library
http://www.avl.lib.al.us/
Big Universe
Big Universe
https://www.biguniverse.com/signin/mcpss
AR BookFinder
AR Book Find
Search for a book in your level.
http://www.arbookfind.com
Discovery Education
Discovery Education
http://mcpss.discoveryeducation.com/public:session//login?next=http%3A%2F%2Fmcpss%2Ediscoveryeducation%2Ecom
Mobile Public Library
Mobile Public Library Online
http://www.mplonline.org/
Typing Practice
Practice Keyboarding
http://www.freetypinggame.net
Skills
Education Helper
Practice activities and worksheet for various skills
http://www.edhelper.com
Homework Help
Homework Help
http://www.homeworkalabama.org