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Amarillo ISD Libraries: Home

Where librarians help students and schools make learning happen

LIBRARIANS ARE ABOUT:

 

LIBRARIANS ARE ABOUT:

  • Keeping kids in love with reading
  • Offering a rich and diverse collection of resources for students and staff
  • Providing an enriching learning environment
  • Supporting classroom curriculum
  • Creating a life-long love of reading
  • Exploring knowledge
  • Connecting students to research
  • Creating well-informed citizens
  • Modeling and supporting collaboration
  • Ensuring equitable access of resources to all students
  • Establishing a safe environment for exchange of ideas
  • Modeling excellent research behaviors
  • Providing print and electronic resources for students and teachers
  • Adapting to all situations
  • Sharing the experience of the discovery of books and authors we love
  • Teaching research methods
  • Teaching TEKS through library lessons
  • Supporting students' instruction and empowering readers
  • Providing learner driven opportunities that expose our diverse populations to literature and materials to "make and explore"
  • Providing opportunities for creating original materials and ideas

THE LIBRARY

                           

30 BOOKS EVERYONE SHOULD READ AT LEAST ONCE

Director of Library & Information Resources

                   

                               Pam Barrett     

 Director of Library & Information Resources

  pam.barrett@amaisd.org

 

        7200 I-40 W.
       Amarillo, TX 79106
       806-326-1280

                      

Valarie Olson

Library Specialist / HLC Liaison

   valarie.olson@amaisd.org

 

Veronica Hatfield

Secretary - Library & Information Resources

veronica.hatfield@amaisd.org

 

 

LIBRARY CENTER

Dorothy Henry - Cataloger

dorothy.henry@amaisd.org

806-326-1284

 

Karina Estrada-Gonzalez- Book Processor

karina.estradagonzalez@amaisd.org

806-326-1288

 

Caleb Izard - Book Processor

samuel.izard@amaisd.org

806-326-1287

 

Cindy Harper

cynthia.harper@amaisd.org

806-326-1282