WELCOME TO THE MURRAY MIDDLE SCHOOL

LIBRARY/MEDIA CENTER

COMING

2022-2023

Battle of the Books - Friendly competition related to the SSYR books. Game of question and answer. Student/team with the most points wins!

2022 2023 Battle of the Books

Stay tuned for next year's SSYR book list to be announced on April 29th.

COMING

2022-2023

Fun Spelling Bee starting September 2022

2022 2023 Fun Spelling Bee

Vision Statement

The library media center seeks to foster a love for reading, to develop skills in evaluating sources and to nurture research skills in our students.

Mission Statement

The Murray Middle School Library/Media Center provides students with resources in multiple formats that reach various learning styles, provides resources and programs for students to become educated users and creators of information. The library provides support to content area and related arts curriculum by collaborating with teachers and implementing programs and events supporting cross content standards.

Library Description

The library/media center is open for students and staff of Murray Middle School. There are many literacy programs and fun library events geared towards encouraging the love of reading, researching, and learning. The library houses fiction and nonfiction/reference books organized using the Dewey Decimal System. In addition to the physical library space a large amount of informational reference resources are available to students in the e-student library, Encyclopedia Britannica, this website, and curated materials in Follet Collections.

Library Services

Curation, research, collection information, library instruction, copyright instruction, citation instruction, special guests and assemblies, literacy programs, STEM projects though Makerspace activities, breakout room activities tailored to subject area needs, educational technology training and support for teachers and students.

Hours of Operation

The library is open Monday- Friday on school calendar days to students from 8:45 AM - 4:15 PM. The library is closed on occasion for staff/faculty meetings, special occasions, and FSA testing days. 

Contact

Mrs. Creber x34118

Library Staff

Susan Creber, Library/Media Specialist email: crebers@martinschools.org

Cynthia Bishop, Media Assistant email: bishopc@martinschools.org

STUDENT LAPTOP SERVICES

New to school and need a laptop?

Need help with a program or learning how to do something using Schoology or Google or a school related Classlink app?

Is your laptop not working as it should?

Has something happening that is unexpected or unexplainable?

Is there a cracked screen?

Do you have a damaged laptop?

Bring it to student laptop repair.

Student Laptop Repair Services Flyer

Student Laptop Repair Services Flyer

CONTENT AREA RESOURCES: HISTORY/SOCIAL STUDIES

This section provides access to primary sources related to local, state and federal levels of government. Access information related to the three branches of government.

Need help finding information from these resources? Ask your librarian, Mrs. Creber.

Local Government: Martin County

Local Government: Martin County

Local Government: Martin County Courthouse Records

Martin County Courthouse Logo

Local Government: Board of Commissioners

Martin County Board of Commissioners

State Government: Office of the Governor

Florida Governor

State Government: Florida Legislature

FL Legislature

Access both the Florida House of Representatives and the Florida Senate from this website.

The Library of Congress direct link. Click on the picture below.

Library of Congress

Access the Declaration of Independence.

declaration of Independence

Access the Constitution of the United States

The Constitution of the United States

Access the Bill of Rights

Bill of Rights Webpage in the National Archives

The US Census Bureau

US Census Bureau

Research sources related to legislative and executive branches at the federal level

Gov.org

Research Federal Congressional Bills

Congressional court records

Research Federal Court Cases and The Supreme Court Cases

Supreme Court wepage

Federal court records

https://www.uscourts.gov/court-records/find-case-pacer

Executive Branch: Office of the President

Office of the President of the United States