George Washington Library

Top Three 2020-2021 Reads: Sisters by Raina Telgemeier, Ghost (Track Series #1) by Jason Reynolds, and Ms. Bixby's Last Day by John David Anderson

Library Hours

The library is open during the following times:

8:10 -10:45 am / 1*-3 pm

*School lunch for students is 10:40-11:45, during which time Mrs. Lemon is in the cafeteria with students

Online Card Catalog:

Access our elementary Desiny Follett online card catalog here.

Keokuk Public Library

Not finding what you need in our school collection?

Access the KPL catalog & website here.

Popular Reads at GW

See the images, left, for some of our most popular book series at GW! Students are very into graphic novels and historical fiction so far this year. Books make great birthday and holiday gifts, too!

Parent & Student Resources

Parent & Guardian Resources

Select the image above to view parent & guardian information about reading, Battle of the Books, and support sites

Student Reading Lists

Select the image above to see student reading list options, including: Battle of the Books, "100 Most Popular Children's Books," and Mensa's reading lists

Meet Mrs. Lemon & Mrs. Westermeyer Marlin

Mrs. Leslie Lemon

Library Clerk, George Washington

Leslie has worked at KCSD for over twenty years.

Mrs. Anna Westermeyer Marlin

K-12 District Media Specialist

School Library Studies Endorsement - UNI '21
M.A. - English & Writing - WIU '13
B.A. - English - WIU '09
Anna taught secondary & post-secondary English and composition courses for nine years before switching to the media specialist role in 2018. She enjoys coffee, tea, and chocolate covered pretzels; loves spending time with her husband, their children, and their three pups; and she is desperately awaiting the next Marvel movie.


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