Library

BBG Library

Librarian: Carole Jane Johnson

Email: cjjohnson@garlandisd.net

Phone Number:  972-926-2630, ext. 51210

Mission

The mission of the Brandenburg Library is to inspire and support our students and staff as they read, learn, create, collaborate & discover.

Vision

The Brandenburg library strives to be a leader of literacy, information & discovery on campus. We will provide relevant resources & digital tools, innovative programming, and instructional partnerships to meet the diverse needs of out students & staff and support the development of lifelong learners.

Visiting the Library

Students may visit the library before school, during the school day & after school, from 8:15 AM to 4:15 PM.

The library is open for all Brandenburg Braves! If students are not visiting the library with their ELAR classes, they may ask their teacher for a pass to visit during the school day.

Library Hours: 

Monday – Friday from 8:15 AM - 4:15 PM

Library policies

Books checkout 

  • All Brandenburg students may check out 3 books at a time.

  • Books are due every three weeks and may be renewed up to two times, as long as no other students have the book on hold.

  • Overdue notices are sent out via email once a bool is one week overdue.

  • There are no late fees, only fines for boos that are lost or badly damaged.

Library collection

Brandenburg Braves have access to a collection of over 14,000 books, e-books & digital resources for our students & staff to access. See the Brandenburg Library Canvas page for more information on everything the library has to offer & instructions for how to access all of our library resources!

eBooks

Sanitizing books

When books are returned they will stay in quarantine for 72 hours before being checked in and available to other students. Everyone will sanitize hands before and after handling any library materials. Garland ISD has protocols in place to keep everything safe and sanitized.

Library catalogs

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Find books, ebooks, and other resources by visiting your school's library catalog. If you need help with any of these resources, please contact your school librarian.

Online instructional resources

Online Instructional Resources are available to all students, teachers, parents, and administrators from any district or non-district computer.

Local library links