Libraries allow children to ask questions about the world and find the answers. And the wonderful thing is that once a child learns to use a library, the doors to learning are always open. Laura Bush
TCCL Summer Reading Program
Don't forget to be a part of this year's summer reading @TCCL. Just read or listen to six books to earn a coupon booklet with FREE stuff and discounts. Plus, you'll be entered in the drawings for AWESOME prizes!
2020 Sequoyah Book Lists
Make sure you're a part of this school's year Sequoyah Awards. Just read (or listen to) three or more of the books on this year's list, and you get to vote.
This special Oklahoma Sequoyah Book Award is voted on by only the students of Oklahoma, no adults allowed. Authors will often state the recognition from their readers makes this award one of the highest honors they can wish to achieve. The Sequoyah Book Award has been around since 1959 and is the third oldest children's choice award in the nation.
Students are responsible for materials checked out in their names. Due dates are stamped in each book checked out. Overdue and fine notices will be sent either to first hour teachers or to English teachers to hand out to students show should take immediate responsibility to return the items. Overdue fines are 2¢ per school day for each item up to a maximum of $1. Replacement cost will be charged for lost or damaged books. Students owing fees or fines will lose checkout privileges and receive a hold on grades at the end of the grading periods.
Students must present a valid “pink” pass upon entering the library during class time. The pass must be completed in full and signed by the teacher from whose class the student is coming.
All students should have a definite work assignment spelled out in writing either attached to the pass or as a student handout. Individual passes from substitute teachers will not be accepted unless previously approved by library staff.
Students with valid ID may use the library without a pass all three lunch periods. Students must sign in at the circulation desk during lunch.
Passes are NOT required to use the library after school; however students must sign in at the circulation desk.
- Foreign Studies
- Language Arts
- Social Studies
- Reference Help
- Web 2.0 Tools
- Citation Help
The mission of the Tulsa Public Schools' Library Media Services is to promote the skills, experiences, and confidence that will enable children and young adults to use libraries and information resources for lifelong learning.