The mission of the Barbers Hill ISD Library Media Program is to provide age-appropriate resources and to enable patrons to retrieve, evaluate, and utilize information as well as to develop a love of reading and life-long learning.
The primary goals of the library media center are to deliver, support, enrich, and assist in implementing the District's educational program. The Board shall rely on District certified personnel to select and acquire instructional resources that:
Enrich and support the curriculum, taking into consideration students' varied interests, abilities, learning styles, and maturity levels.
Stimulate growth in factual knowledge, enjoyment of reading, literary appreciation, aesthetic values, and societal standards.
Present various sides of controversial issues so that students have an opportunity to develop, under guidance, skills in critical analysis and in making informed judgments in their daily lives.
Represent many ethnic, religious, and cultural groups and their contributions to the national heritage and world community.
Provide a wide range of background information that will enable students to make intelligent judgments in their daily lives.
There are no fines for overdue books. Fines will be collected for lost or damaged materials only.