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John Adams High School Library Media Center: Library Home
We are glad you have chosen to visit the library's homepage. The library houses over 16,000 volumes, which includes nonfiction and fiction, reference titles, and an audiovisual collection. The library also subscribes to databases and a substantial e-book collection. The librarians are prepared to teach information literacy classes and provide reference services to students and staff. The facility includes 76 computers to accommodate our diverse learning community.
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Or Read an Ebook from the John Adams Library with the Follett Link Below (Type 'ebook' in search box)
The library is open 5 days a week. It is staffed with a librarian on 'B' days.
MyLibraryNYC offers teacher sets of books, workshops, author visits, and much more.
TeachingBooks.net is a wonderful free service for both teachers and students. Free resources for the books you're reading! Take advantage!
EVENTS IN THE LIBRARY
Poetry Out Loud! Contest - December 15, 2017
Thanks to Ms. Jarrett for arranging this wonderful event.
Mr. Singh's Global class displayed their amazing Medieval villages in the library in November. Good work everyone!
Author and musician James McBride gave an inspiring talk
Thanks to AP Dr. Silverman for arranging Mr. McBride's visit!
Ms. Vatsal spoke on November 20, 2018. The students were given her books a month prior to her appearance.
Ms. Vatsal led a discussion on her writing processes and her interest in early 20th Century history.
Ms. Vatsal was kind to sign copies of her books for the students who attended.
SEARCH THE LIBRARY'S CATALOG
Search the John Adams Library Catalog with the 'Follett Destiny' Box Below
Borrowing an ebook is easy. Click on the Sora icon and find thousands of books in the Queens Library. All you need is your DOE email address (follow this link if you don't know it). You can also take out a physical book at a library near you now. Arrange for a pickup at a library near you. Simply go on the Queens Library website. Happy reading!