Library

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AMSU Library Media Center
 
The library media center is a student-centered space that serves the entire AMSU learning community. The inspiration of a love of reading, lifelong learning, critical and ethical thinking, as well as the effective use of ideas and information are cornerstones of the library media center program. Students, faculty, and staff are welcome to engage in their personal and academic learning pursuits in the library media center.


Library Hours

8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
8:00 am- 4:00 pm Wednesday and Friday
*Hours are subject to change. Students and faculty will be given prompt notification.

Students may visit the library before school, after school, during free periods, and during lunch with a pass from the front desk. During lunches, 15 students will be permitted to visit the library fifteen minutes after the lunch period begins with a pass from the front desk.


Collection

The library has a collection of over 9,000 items including fiction and non-fiction books to read for both school assignments and for pleasure.

There are also a variety of magazines available for students to read in the library, including everything from Smithsonian to Teen Vogue.

Students may use a variety of ebooks and online subscription databases via the library website. These databases require passwords, which students will find listed in Ms. Robinson’s page on NetClassroom.


Technology

There are fourteen desktop computers with Internet browsing and word-processing capabilities available for students to use in the library. Students should save all work to their network “U:” drive.

Students may use the eight iPads in the library for access to educational apps, research, or personal interest.

Students may print in the library at no charge.


Contact
Ms. Robinson, Library Media Specialist
330 Bedford Park Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
718-364-5353 ext.225
jrobinson@amsu.org

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