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LONG BEACH HIGH SCHOOL MEDIA CENTER
Betsy Hertz
Librarian

Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year.
Our vision is to provide a safe environment for all students to reach their full potential by providing quality academic, social, and culturally diverse opportunities of learning. It is our mission to challenge every student to think critically, take responsibility for their actions, work collaboratively within our community, and commit to being college and career ready. As a school, we are committed to excellence and up for the challenge of preparing every student to become global scholars.
Library Hours

Open to students and Staff
Library Hours: 7:30-4:00

Closed daily from: 11:05-11:32 and for1st lunch.

Library Celebrations!

about 1 month ago

By Betsy Hertz

Library card sign-up month

September
Visit your school and local library to sign up for a library card.

banned books week

September 23-29, 2018
www.bannedbooksweek.org

banned website awareness day

September 26, 2018

www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy/bwad

2018 teens' top ten voting

Now through the end of teen read week on October 13, 2018, teens can vote for their 3 favorite titles from our list of nominees.

www.dogobooks.com/voting/2018-teens-top-reads

teen read week

October 7-13, 2018

teenreadweek.ning.com

National Friends of the library week

October 21-27, 2018
www.ala.org/united/events_conferences/folweek

read for the record

October 25, 2018

www.jstart.org/read-for-the-record/

international games week

November 4-10, 2018
games.ala.org/international-games-week/

Picture book month

November 
picturebookmonth.com/

teen tech week

March 3-9, 2019
teentechweek.ning.com/

freedom of information day

March 16, 2019

School library month

April 2019
www.ala.org/aasl/slm

D.E.A.R. drop everything and read

April 12, 2019

National Library week

April 7-13,  2019

choose privacy week

May 1-7, 2019
www.chooseprivacyweek.org

national library legislative day

May 7-8, 2019