GOMHS Library

Welcome to the Glen Oaks Magnet High School Library!

Glen Oaks Magnet and Mrs. Anding, the school librarian, are excited that you are visiting the GOMHS Library website! Please be aware that there are a large amount of resources on this website that can help you with both academic and personal interests and research.

Library Vision & Mission

Library programming and services support the library mission and vision, which ultimately should support the missions and visions for the school district and school.

Library Mission: The GOMHS library will provide services and resources to assist its community members at successfully completing academic and personal endeavors.

Library Vision: To make GOMHS students capable and fulfilled members of their community.

2021-2022 Library Goals

  • Provide services and resources to ease the transition as the school continues to physically open up in the wake of the pandemic, while also continuing to push the school forward with the use of digital resources.

  • Increase foot traffic, circulation statistics, and other statistical counts that indicate an increase in reading, both for academic use and leisure pursuits.

  • Support the academic programs/pathways of the school, including but not limited to magnet, BRBytes, and the new associates' degree program, by providing resources, co-teaching, physical space, etc.

Long Term Library Goals

  • Continue to increase the foot traffic to the physical and digital library.

  • Transition the staff and students to digital methods of communication, productivity, and the pursuit of leisure activity.

  • Promote a reading culture that supports relaxation and academic success.

  • Increase student exposure to formal research, including but not limited to, locating h resource evaluation, proper citation methods, and formal writing techniques.