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PHS Library

  • The Library and Media Center is the information hub of the Pittsburg High School campus. All laptops, textbooks, library books, and teachers’ editions circulate through the library making it an indispensable resource center for students and staff. The library has a collection of over 18,000 books, numerous magazines and unlimited online resources available on the library computers. The non-fiction collection is designed to support the school curriculum and contains a variety of books specifically selected to provide information that is useful for students’ research projects. The library computers are the gateway to the internet and also provide access to Destiny, our library catalog, and Microsoft Office for creating a variety of documents.

    Library Use

    Students are welcome to use the library before and after school and during their lunch and brunch periods on a space available basis.

    For individual student use of the library during class time, teachers must issue a library ePass:

    The librarian will collaborate with teachers to provide textbooks, book talks, instruction on the research process, including online databases, citing sources, etc., as well as other information literacy skills. Classes have priority use of all library resources, including computers. Teachers may schedule classes to use the library:

    Teachers may reserve cows: