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Northern Middle School LibGuide: General Information


Policies and Procedures


STAFF: The library staff is here to help you with all your research projects and other assignments. Your Librarian, Mr. Aris is available when you come to the library! Please feel free to ask him for assistance!

GENERAL CIRCULATION POLICY: Regular collection and paperbacks - 2 weeks (14 days)! Items may be renewed unless they are in high demand and/or have been specifically requested by another student. Students will be responsible for lost or damaged items that they check out. Students may check out up to five items at once. A special request can be submitted to Mr. Aris to increase individual number of check-outs! :-)

PRINTER - Students may print documents while in the Media Center. Please feel free to print, but make sure you save your work to O365. Also, please preview all print jobs so you will know how many pages will print. 

COMPUTERS - The Media Center has many computer workstations for student use. All workstations can be used to access the Internet or use Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. You can also use Destiny to search for books by title, subject, author, keyword. Feel free to connect to the CCPS public Wi-Fi on your device.

INTERNET USE - Internet use during class time should be for schoolwork only. All Internet sites you visit should be school appropriate. As stated in your CCPS Internet agreement form, the following are off limits at NMS:

  • Chat Rooms
  • Bulletin Boards
  • Non-educational games
  • Shopping

During class you must have a pass from a teacher to use the library. Please come in and join us during lunch - pass required!

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