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Welcome to the Birch Lane Library!

Our school has an extensive library program and we hope students will visit the library often. Each class has a weekly, regularly scheduled library time.  Primary students take part in a rich, literature based program where they are exposed to some of the best new books, award winning books, and authors and illustrators.  The intermediate grades meet weekly with a credentialed Teacher Librarian for an information literacy program consisting of internet skills, research strategies, and literature based projects.  The library offers many reading incentive programs such as the California Young Reader Medal Program, Third Grade Battle of the Books, and the Intermediate Grades Battle of the Books.  The library also hosts a Book Fair during fall and spring parent conference weeks.

The library opens at 8:10 a.m. each morning and closes at 3:15 p.m., except on early dismissal days when it closes at 1:45 p.m.

Please be sure to stop by the library and happy reading!

Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Davis Joint Unified School District libraries is to foster a lifelong love and habit of reading, while promoting skills and literacy in the ethical and effective use of information and technology among all students. This is accomplished by the instruction of teacher librarians supported by technicians, who work collaboratively with faculty and staff and oversee the provision of a wide variety of print and electronic resources.

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Battle of the Books is coming soon!

Battle of the Books is a favorite library activity for our 3rd– 6th graders. Teams read selected titles and then gather in the MPR to answer questions about each of the books. Parents are invited ...more

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Sundstrom, Lynne Teacher Librarian
Turner, Rosalinda Librarian

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