Silvestri's  Technology and Media Center

Fines and Fees
  • A fine of $.10 a day will be assessed to all late books.
  • Maximum fees are assessed at $5.00 per book.
Check it Out!
Are you wondering what else is going on in the library? Check out the information in the Google Doc below.  It is updated often, you may even see a picture of yourself participating in a library activity!
Hours -  Subject to Change: Note the 'Status' Sign on the Door
  • Monday - Thursday before school at 7:35.
  • Tuesday and Thursday after school until 2:40.
  • Wednesday's after school until 3:00 (late bus available).
  • During Lunches, but you must have a lunch pass and sign-in when you arrive.
Items and Material Available
  • Books: Fiction, see the short shelves
  • Books: Nonfiction, see the tall shelves
  • Magazines and periodicals
  • Reading lounge
  • Author and book spotlight
  • Computer area, a fee to print items
  • Game area
  • Materials station
  • Craft area, see library for specific craft sessions
  • Items for Sale: mechanical pencils, folders, red pens
     
Copies and Printing
  • ​​You must see the librarian prior to printing.
  • First three pages are free, $.10 for each additional page.
  • Color printing is $.50 per page.
  • You cannot print from your Chromebook.  You must log into your Google account from a library computer to print your work.
 
Check Outs
  • The checkout limit is three books each time.
  • Books may be checked out for a maximum of two weeks.
  • You may renew a book check out if there is not a hold or reserve on the book.
  • To request a book complete a yellow hold slip, located on the library counter.  You will be notified in your Advisory class when the book is available for pick-up.
  • Use Destiny Discover at www.gofollett.com to check for book availability, place books on hold, check book due dates, and for ebook check out.  
    • Username:  your student number
    • Password: your first name

News and Events

Rules
  • Students must work quietly.
  • Treat library books and equipment with care.
  • No food or drink in the library.
  • Cell phone use in the library is NOT permitted.
  • Young Adult title are for check out on the honor system.
  • Leave materials outside, but take valuables with you.
  • If any rules are broken you will be asked to leave the library.
Housekeeping
  • Use the book returns located outside the library and at the counter.
  • Leave books you have pulled from the shelves, but chosen not to check out, on the carts located at the ends of the book stacks or on top of the book shelves.
  • Please do not reshelve books.
  • Use paper and pencils located near the computers to write book titles and their call numbers down prior to searching in the stacks.
  • Ask for assistance locating books and for printing.

Visit Ms. Penn's library home page to access:

  • News and Current Events

  • ABC Clio and other online databases and resources

  • reference tools such as World Book

  • Student Links

Visit the Destiny Catalog page to search Silvestri's book collection by:

  • Keyword

  • Title

  • Author

  • Subject

  • Series

Silvestri Jr. High School 

1055 Silverado Ranch Boulevard

Las Vegas, NV 89183

(702) 799-2240 Phone

(702) 799-2247 Fax

 

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