Staff Writer, Belle Glade
They converted space, shifted collections, and eliminated stacks of old books, according to Ms. Kelly. There is now a room in the back for group studies and a comfy magazine area in the entrance. The change was made to create an effective learning environment, with the goal of improving student productivity.
The library also contains new items, such as iPads with health and anatomy apps. Books regularly come in, and Ms. Kelly asks that students and staff give recommendations.
Many students require help outside the classroom, and library staff is available to assist students. Library hours are from 8:00am – 8:00pm, Monday thru Thursday, and from 8:00am – 12:00pm on Friday and Saturday. When you go, you are sure to see Ms. Kelly waiting to greet you at the entrance during many of those hours.