Welcome to Lonnie B. Nelson's Library Media News!

Off-site Office Hours: 9:00-10:30am and 2:30-4:00pm

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"The more that you read, the more things you will know.

The more that you learn, the more places you'll go."

-Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!

Mrs. Genie Murrell,

Library Media Specialist

Mrs. Suzann Froelich,

Library Media Assistant

Lonnie B. Nelson Elementary

225 N. Brickyard Road

Columbia, SC 29223

803.736.8730 ext. 3155 or 3007


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Library Mission Statement:

The mission of the Lonnie B. Nelson library media program is to instill a love of reading in all students and to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information. Students are encouraged to be critical thinkers, passionate readers, expert researchers and ethical users of information. To make certain that students achieve these goals, and meet the school's and district's goals of equipping life-long learners,

the library media center staff will:

* collaborate with staff to create authentic learning opportunities

* provide quality resources and instruction for students and staff

* be an integral part of Lonnie B. Nelson Elementary and its surrounding community.

Library Policies

Kindergarten and First Grade Students

check out one book at a time, with a two-week due date.

Second, Third, Fourth, and Fifth Grade Students

check out two books at a time, with a two-week due date.