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Western Heights Middle LibGuide

Learning Commons Expectations

COVID 19 Guidelines for Library Materials

Students must not touch the books when walking through the Learning Commons.

No in-person browsing to limit the number of hands touching the books.

Students MUST BROWSE the online catalog and request materials by placing a hold. 

  • Library books will be handled by the Media Specialist for processing.
  • Books on Hold will be pulled by the Media Specialist, checked out to the student, bagged and tagged with the student’s name. 
  • Bagged items will be sorted and placed on book carts by grade

Students must :

  • Have a pass to the Learning Commons from a teacher
  • Sign into the LibraryTrac system first
  • Complete work while in the Learning Commons
  • Respect other students and teachers working in the Learning Commons
  • Students must clean their areas before they leave.  Cleaning supplies are available
    • Put away materials
    • Discard trash before leaving
  • Sign out of the LibraryTrac system



Login information is available from your Media Specialist or ELA teacher.


  • Direct access to interactive Ebooks at Western Heights! 
  • Unlimited number of simultaneous users! 
  • See your Media Specialist for the login and password.