Library Policies

splitLibrary Passes

Students coming to the library during the school day must have an "official Library Pass."  We do NOT accept handwritten passes or agendas.  passes are not required before or after school.

Check-out in the Library
1st and 2nd grade students may check out 1 book a week.
3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students may check out 2 books a week.

e-Book Check-out
Students may check out 1 to 2 books at a time for one week.  Each book may be renewed 1 time.

Fines
Students are not charged fines for overdue books.  Fines will be assessed for damaged pages, bindings.  Students with lost or damaged books will be charged a replacement fee and will not be allowed to check out other materials until their fines have been cleared.

Internet Acceptable Use Policy
All students are required to comply with the Internet Acceptable Use Policy described in DeSoto ISD Student Handbook and Code of Conduct Book.

Lost or Stolen Property
The Library assumes no responsibility for lost or stolen property. At the beginning of the new 9 weeks grading period all items are donated to charity.

R-E-S-P-E-C-T
The library/media center is a place for reading, research and study. All visitors are expected to be respectful of classmates, teachers, administrators, campus guests, and all materials and equipment. Library users are expected to respect the Library and its property. Library users shall not deface or mark in books, magazines, recordings or other items of the library collections or in any way destroy or damage Library furnishings, walls, machines or other Library property.