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Library Information

Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

How many library books may I check out at any one time?

Students may borrow up to five books at one time. If you have overdue books, please renew them or return them to the library.

How long can I borrow a book for?

Library books may be borrowed for three weeks. You may renew books you are reading, as long as there is no one waiting for it.

If I bring a book back late, is there a fine?

No, we don't charge fines for late books.

What do I do if I can't find a library book I checked out?

Let Ms. Hartley-Maneri or Ms. Thomas know as soon as possible.

I need help with research. What do I do?

Ask your librarians for help!

Circulation Desk

Phone  I  718-534-6537


Kris Hartley-Maneri
Middle School Librarian
Find me at the Knowledge Bar
(718) 534-6537

Megan Westman
Library Assistant
Find me at the Knowledge Bar
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Useful Library Links




Search library databases & find research help


Find passwords to access databases outside of school. 

Search the Library Catalog for Books, eBooks & more

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New Books

Flipster - Digital Magazines

To read a magazine on your iPad:

  1. Tap on a magazine cover & then tap 'Read This Issue' to open it in your browser.
  2. Tap the menu    and select 'Open in App' for offline reading.




Ask en Español  ~ The Atlantic ~  Cicada  ~  Dig  ~  Discover  ~  Ebony  ~  Essence  ~  Kids, Code &  Computer Science  ~  Faces  ~  Iguana en Español  ~  MIT Technology Review ~ Muse ~  National Wildlife  ~ New Moon Girls  ~ New Yorker ~  Newsweek en Español ​ ~ Science News  ~  Scientific American  ~  Scientific American Mind  ~  Sports Illustrated  ~  Sports Illustrated Kids  ~ Teen Vogue ~ Time ~  Wacky But True


Browse our Follett eBook Fiction collection. Find a book & read it anytime, anyplace - just enter your Destiny Library username and password to get started. 

(**For password help, see a librarian or visit the passwords page!**)

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Happenings In & Around the MS Library

Monster Mash-Up Break Activity!

Students decorated sections of a face to create a book of Monster Mash-Ups. They can flip through the different options to make funny, spooky, and scary creations!

Book Cuff Break Activity!

Students work on their DIY Book Cuffs, using recycled books to make wearable art. This low-tech maker activity allows students to engage their STEAM skills in the library!

October Bulletin Board

This October, we're encouraging middle schoolers to CARVE OUT time to visit the library and READ!

Spooky Reads Bulletin Board

This October Bulletin Board asks you to match spooky books in the MS collection to lines from their first chapters! Think you can guess them all? Check in with Ms. Westman or Ms. Hartley-Maneri to earn a prize!

Banned Books Exploration

Middle schoolers explore our Banned Books Week Bulletin Board, finding out why books in the BC collection have been challenged in different public and school libraries throughout the United States.

Caught reading THE GIVER!

Celebrating our freedom to read by taking pictures with favorite challenged books.

Caught reading HARRY POTTER!

Celebrating our freedom to read by taking pictures with favorite challenged books.

Caught reading A LIGHT IN THE ATTIC!

Celebrating our freedom to read by taking pictures with favorite challenged books.

Welcome back to Berkeley Carroll!

Our first bulletin board of the school year invites students to check out all that the middle school library has to offer!