Welcome to Sutter Middle School Library Media Center.

The Library opens at 8:00 am.
Monday through Friday.
The library is open during lunch.
The library closes at 5:30 pm.

Students are allowed to come to the library during class as long as a you have a pass from a teacher. 

LeNae Valle
Library Technician
559-834-6180 ext 3120

Circulation Policies:

  • Students are encouraged to borrow library materials for research or pleasure reading and are expected to return all borrowed materials in good condition on or before the due date stamped at the back of the book. 
  • Students are allowed to check out up to 3 items at a time
  • Books circulate for a period of 2 weeks.  Renewals are allowed providing there are no reservation holds pending.
  • If a student has an overdue item they will not be able to borrow any additional materials until the item is returned.  Students may continue to use library materials in the library. 
  • Late fees are assessed on overdue library
  • matierals.  
  • Please visit the "About our library" tab for more information regarding library policies.  



Library Fines/fees

As the end of the school year is approaching quickly, all student library fines and/or fees need to be cleared by May 23rd.  If you have questions, please call Ms. Valle in the library. 

What should I read next? 

Need help finding the perfect book?  

Need help looking for reference material or resources? 

 I'm the book specialist.  I'm here to help you. Let me know how I can help you find the perfect book.  



Online Digital  Library Catalog

How can you search for a book online?  Good question!  See below for instructions on searching for books and reference material.....

1) Students can use any computer to do a library search

2) click on the following link to access the library catalog

3) You can look at our digital catalog from home, school, cell phone



Library Search Tool

(click above)

Make sure to choose:

John Sutter Middle School

Character trait of the Month

Scholastic Book Orders


Book flyers are available every other month.  Students can purchase some of their favorite titles at a discounted price.  

How to place an order:

  1. Complete the order form attached
  2. Be sure to include your full name
  3. Put the order form and money (cash or check) in an envelope.  
  4. Turn in envelope to Ms. Valle in the library.
  5. Orders take about 2-3 weeks to process.
  6. When your books arrive, Ms. Valle will contact you.  
If you have questions on how to place an order, please see Ms. Valle in the library.