Library Goals and Rules

  • The Bens Branch Elementary Library is committed to helping students and staff develop information literacy skills and an enjoyment of reading.

    Goals:
    To help students develop information literacy skills for lifelong learning.
    To provide access to print and non-print materials.
    To help students develop an enjoyment and love of reading.
    To provide leadership, collaboration, and assistance to teachers, staff, and students.

    Procedures:

    Students may check out a maximum of two books.
    Books are checked out for 10 days.
    A student with an overdue item or who owes a fine will not be allowed to check out additional items.
    A student must pay for damaged or lost items checked out in his/her name.
    Students that have lost items from previous schools within NCISD will not be allowed to check out.

    Rules:
    The library is a quiet place.
    Respect and cooperate with teachers and other students.
    Keep library in good order.
    Be responsible for books.
    Keep hands, feet, and objects to yourself.
    Have fun reading!