Ryder Elementary School Library

What is going on in the Ryder LMC?

Ryder Library Mission: 
In collaboration with faculty, to guide students in the acquisition of those skills needed for both lifelong learning and lifelong reading. 

The Ryder Library Media Center will provide access to the materials and space to develop and practice effective and responsible habits for reading, research and problem solving.

Read with me:
Check out some of these digital 
read-along and read-to-me resources.



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The Ryder Library serves the over 400 students at Ryder Elementary School. Each class visits the library at least once every 6 day cycle to:
  • Develop reading, problem solving and social skills
  • Learn and apply research and information literacy skills,
  • Learn how libraries are organized 
  • Choose books for informational and pleasure reading.

Mrs. Ostrander, our library media specialist, and Mrs. OConnor, our half time library aide, oversee a dynamic collection of over 18,000 books and other research materials. 

The Ryder library a dynamic and interactive learning environment. Students create multimedia projects as extensions of classroom learning, access both print and online resources for research, engage in discussions using an interactive white board, and use a web-based catalog system to search for educational and pleasure reading materials.  

Stop by the library and check us out!!