HMS Library
Mission Statement

   The mission of the Haddonfield Middle School Library is to help students achieve success in school, be effective and discriminating users of information, and develop a livelong love of reading and learning.

To fulfill this mission, the library staff:

  • continually develops a collection of materials print, audiovisual, and digital materials that support the curriculum, the professional needs of the staff, and the research and personal interest of students and staff;

  • assists students and teachers in finding relevant and appropriate information;

  • collaborates with faculty to plan and implement instruction and activities;

  • teaches an information literacy curriculum as part of the 9th grade language arts curriculum;

  • assists teachers and students with their use of digital technology;

  • promotes and supports innovated uses of new technology; and

  • maintains an adaptable facility that supports the many curricular and extra-curricular needs of the school community.