Welcome From The Librarian Team

Welcome from the Librarian Team

Welcome to the Antonian College Preparatory High School Library (ACP Library), which is located at the Pettit Family Center for Academic Excellence.  Students are welcome to make use of this inviting college-like quiet facility and abundant resources for their academic pursuits or leisure reading.  Students can access the library before or after school, during lunch, or during their open periods.  Check the Library Rules, Policies and Services for more details.

 

ACP Library Mission Statement

 

The ACP Library supports and empowers the faculty and students to fulfill Antonian mission by providing relevant resources and meaningful services guided by the teachings of Jesus.

 

ACP Library Vision Statement

 

To be an exemplary library program that strives to follow associated library standards and to play an integral role in helping all students thrive in the 21st century.

 

2020-2021 Library Hours

Monday-Friday:                       7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Early Dismissal Day:               7:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

 

Antonian Virtual Library

You may access Antonian Virtual Library 24/7 anywhere with internet connection.  You may search our homepage QR code Library Catalog as your first stop for all formats of your resource needs from what we have subscribed.  Sign in with Google.  You ​are welcome​ to search our online academic databasesdirectly instead, ​for full text articles, eBooks, audio books or videos by searching by Category, and by Publisher​, by Subject, and by Tips and Guides. These online databases might require username and password when searching off campus.

 

Librarian 

Mrs. Hernandez  Texas Certified School Librarian (TCSL), Google Certified Educator (GCE), Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS).  Chair of Texas Library Association New Members Round Table (TLA NMRT).

 

Library Instructional Assistant 

Mrs. Horsey  Texas Certified School Librarian (TCSL), Texas Certified Teacher in Special Education(TCTSE), Master of Library Science (MLS)

 

Student Library Assistants - On Campus Community Service Opportunity

Students will be trained with helpful skills and mentored on value that would prepare for their future while serving the Antonian Community, providing the library team the students' perspectives regarding library resources, lessons as well as services.  Current Student Library Assistants include but not limited to Maria Garcia Punaro, Freshman; Elena Duran, Super Senior; ReneDiego Martinez, Super Senior; Miguel Arizmendi-Alanis, Freshman. 

 

Library Committee 

Our teachers are invited to be actively involved in keeping our library resources curriculum relevant and current. The Teacher Space is designed to help teachers with their Remote and Hybrid Teaching challenges.

 

Book Society

Come join our Book Society  to share the joy of reading and discover the journey of authorship from 3:40 pm to 4:20 pm every Tuesday.