About Our Library
The mission of PGHS/KAMS Library Media Center is to support curriculum and standards; to promote literacy and the lifelong enjoyment of reading; provide a library collection that reflects the diversity in our school, community, & world; support our students to become independent learners who can find, evaluate, and utilize information in a variety of formats in an effective, critical, and responsible way; guide students to be thoughtful, responsible, and positive digital citizens when using any digital technologies.
Welcome to PGHS/KAMS Library
PGHS/KAMS Library is a shared 7-12 grade school library located between the PGHS and KAMS campuses. The library averages 300+ students daily, providing library services to students and staff during breaks and lunches and scheduled classes. The library staff is made up of 2 credentialed Teacher Librarians and 1.5 Library Technicians. Our library staff provides daily library services and support to over 4,000+ PGHS and KAMS students and staff, and manage circulation of over 25,000+ textbooks and core novels throughout the school year.
Resources Available at PGHS/KAMS Library
PGHS/KAMS Library Guidelines & Expectations
November 2021 - Library Reopens for Students
After closure due to COVID, PGHS/KAMS Library welcomed students back on-campus during our 2021-2022 school year. It was great to have students back on campus, and at PGHS/KAMS Library again. This brief video recaps some of the library resources that are available to support students at KAMS & PGHS.
September 2020 - A Message From Your EGUSD Teacher Librarians
The 2020-2021 School Year was a difficult year for students and teachers due to instruction being taught remotely due to COVID. All 18 EGUSD Teacher Librarians created this video message to send a message of support to all our EGUSD students and teachers. All EGUSD Teacher Librarians supported students and teachers virtually, both from school and home.
April 2015 - A Peek at PGHS/KAMS Library
What happens at PGHS/KAMS Library daily? Join us on our virtual video tour to get a glimpse at some of the daily activities happening @PGHS/KAMS Library. We had a few amazing KAMS & PGHS teachers share their thoughts about how PGHS/KAMS Library supports both students and teachers throughout the school year.