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Tiverton High School Library: Library Info & Policies

THS Library Media Specialist

Library Policies

Library Mission Statement:  The mission of the Tiverton School Department Library/Media program is to support the curriculum and to empower the school community with information literacy skills in order to foster life-long learning and active participation in our society. (from TPS Library Media Curriculum 6/01)
 

Service Policy

  • The Tiverton High School (THS) library is open to Tiverton students and staff.

  • Tiverton High School (THS) students and school district staff members can check out all items that are part of our regular circulation.

  • There are no overdue fines.

  • Lost or significantly damaged materials must be paid for at the cost of replacement.

  • Interlibrary loans requests can be placed by THS patrons through the library staff.

Interlibrary Loan

  • All items in circulation are available for interlibrary loan.

  • Library staff and patrons can submit interlibrary loan requests.

  • Interlibrary loan requests will be filled at the discretion of the school librarian.

  • Local patron hold requests take precedence over interlibrary loan requests for the same item.

  • Items that are specifically reserved for in-library or classroom use are temporarily excluded from interlibrary loan as needed.

  • ILL requests will be filled (or declined) as quickly as possible.

  • There are no interlibrary loan fees or overdue fines.

  • Lost or significantly damaged items must be paid for at the cost of replacement. In certain circumstances, a replacement copy may be accepted.

  • Items borrowed through interlibrary loan have a 35 day loan period and can be renewed one time.

Library Hours & Contact

Hours:  MTWF 7:19*am-2:30pm
           TH  7:19*am-3:00pm

*Ms. Blaser is usually here by 7am, if the lights are on, come on in and grab a book, work on homework or in the computer lab!

Questions? 
Contact Ms. Victoria Blaser at
vblaser@tivertonschools.org or
624-8494 x240

Tiverton High School 
100 North Brayton Road
Tiverton, RI 02878