Welcome to the GTMS Library Media Center!

The mission of the GTMS library media program is to:

*encourage reading for pleasure by providing access to a variety of high interest fiction and non-fiction books and making appropriate recommendations based on patrons' interests;

*provide the GTMS students and staff with access to ideas and information and to teach them to use ideas and information critically and ethically;

*teach students and staff how to search the Internet to find information that is credible, authentic, valid, current and created by an authority;

*collaborate and co-teach with teachers throughout all grade levels to teach students how to create dynamic projects, primarily technology-based, that will increase students' engagement, collaboration skills, technology skills, resiliency and creativity;

*embed the skills defined by the American Association of School Librarians Standards into the lessons collaboratively taught to produce dynamic projects.