Unit 40 Libraries strive to be environments that invite intellectual inquiry and growth.  The libraries are an integral part of the instructional program that provides an inclusive learning space to promote literacy, academic success, and lifelong learning.

Join Unit #40 Libraries in Celebrating the Black History Month by clicking on the flyer below.  The flyer contains links to read alouds and book talks that celebrate and honor Black Americans.


Lessons from the Library

Do you need to learn more about the resources available in your school library?   Learn more about how to use Destiny Discover.

Need help?  Contact us!
District Library/Media Specialist - Mrs. J. Flack
South Side School - Mrs. D. Spence, library teacher
Central Grade School - Mrs. N. Joslyn, library clerk
Effingham Junior High School - Mrs. A. Kinkelaar, library clerk
Effingham High School -Mrs. C. Walker, library clerk

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Enjoy the February EJHS Library News

Feb Library News by Julie FlackLibrary News by Julie Flack

Destiny Discover - EHS
Effingham Library
Illinois Heartland
Accelerated Reader (AR) is now access through Clever (link is located under the STUDENT dropdown menu).

Electronic Resources
World Book Online
 Gale in Context:  High School
Gale in Context:  Opposing Viewpoints
Gale Landing Page

Illinois Book Awards Programs

Bluestem , grades 3-5
Rebecca Caudill , grades 4-8
Abraham Lincoln, grades 9-12
Log a Lincoln Read Here!