Media Center Objectives

Media Center Objectives

OBJECTIVES OF
LIBRARY MEDIA PROGRAM

"Strong school library media programs-those with certified, university-trained staff and staff hours, technology, and books-have more usage by students, and increased usage leads to higher academic achievement as measured by state tests."
--Making the Grade: The Status of School Library Media Centers in the Sunshine State and How They Contribute to Student Achievement 2003 (Baumbach, et. al.)

  • To provide students with a variety of authoritative information sources.
  • To help students develop effective information literacy skills.
  • To encourage all students to become lifelong learners.
  • To nurture a love of reading in all students.
  • To ensure all library media users are effective users of information.