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    Welcome to Aldie's Library

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    Welcome to the Aldie Elementary School Library! 
     
    Mrs. Rebecca Tracey-Hitrik, Library Media Specialist
    Phone: 703-957-4380
    Library Hours: 7:30-3:00 daily 
     
     
    The mission of the Aldie Library Media Center is to develop lifelong learners and readers.  The mission is accomplished by:
     

    Providing physical and intellectual access to materials in various formats.
    Encouraging independent learning and critical thinking.
    Fostering a love of reading and literature.
     
    Collaborating with teachers to provide authentic learning experiences.

    The goals of the library media center are:

    • Provide students with skills to access, evaluate, and use information effectively and efficiently.

    • Integrate information skills into the curriculum.

    • Provide a collection that meets the needs and interests of the school community.
    • Provide resources and activities that represent a wide range of social and cultural perspectives, opinions, and interests.

    • Provide an atmosphere that is warm and welcoming yet conducive to learning.

    Policies and Procedures

    • Library books are checked out for a two week loan period.

    • Students will have a scheduled weekly  library time for instruction and check-out.

    • Students are welcome to return and check out books at any time.

    • Passwords and user names for online-resources are available from your librarian.

    • Parents are welcome to check out books.