Students must come to the school's library to take out a book or request it from another Cohoes elementary school library or within the Capital Region.
To request a book, students must provide the following information to the librarian: title, author, call number, the name of the school where the book is located, their name and their teacher and grade level. A Library Loan Request Form is available by clicking here, or students can get a form at the school library.
(The link above is in PDF format, which require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view. Acrobat Reader can be downloaded for free from the Adobe Acrobat website.)
Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
237-2828, Ext. 4013
Carolyn McLoughlin, with 30 years experience in
the field of librarianship, has been the District Elementary
Librarian in Cohoes for the past 11. As the administrator of the
three libraries she oversees the library staff, the general
operation of the library and teaches classes. Ms. McLoughlin can be
found in Harmony Hill on Mondays and Tuesdays, Abram Lansing on
Wednesdays and Thursdays and Van Schaick Grade School on Fridays.
The library aides keep the library open all week and are responsible for the day-to-day operation of the library, as well as handling book exchange for all classes. They are an invaluable asset to the library program. The aide is: Patty Hayes.
Click on the links below to search the online catalogs.
Tekmom.com - A database of search tools for students.