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"The more that you read, the more things you will know.      The more you learn, the more places you'll go."

                      — Dr. Seuss, "I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!"

  • Middle School Extra-Curricular Survey -- to be done April 18th during advisory

  • Battle of the Books: Will Now Meet Wednesdays during Advisory. 

  • Book Club: Meets Friday 8AM -- We just finished Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu and we are starting The London Eye by Siobhan Dowd

Follett Discover logo

New Online Catalog to our Library

Username: ID Number

Password: last name (no caps)

Online reading program with access to lots of eBooks.

Username: first initial last initial ID#

password: MMDD of birthday         (Skip first zero)


Texas Online Research Tools

See the librarian for usernames and passwords

Mackin VIA logo

Access to even more eBooks!

Username: ID number

Password: last name (no capital letters)


Our Online catalog to the Library

and more!

Username: ID number

Password: last name (no capital letters)

One Hour of Code Activity 



Library Information & Book Checkout Policy

Students may have two books checked out at a time. All books may be checked out for two weekw, and may be renewed on an as needed basis. Fines are 10 cents per school day. Classes visit our library for instruction and checkout. Students may utilize our Open Library Visit program to use it more frequently.

Access to search for books in Wester's library may be done from the classroom, or home, by visiting the Destiny web site.

Library Resources & Helpful Links

 Resource Portal
 One Place
With OnePlace, a single login gives you access to DE Streaming, PMP, Facts on File, Britannica, & EBSCO - and so much more! Search across all of your resources... Find webinars...Share content...all in OnePlace!
 Video Streaming
Discovery Education StreamingDiscovery Education Streaming is an amazing resource for digital classroom media. Over 5000 videos, 20,000 images, 4000 audio files, 20,000 encyclopedia articles, lesson plans, classroom tools, and much, much, more!



Safari Montage

PowerMediaPlus, is another great digital classroom media resource. Over 3000 videos, 20,000 images, 6000 audio files (including audio books, classical music and so much more). PMP even includes a Podcast tool!
Research Databases
 Teaching BooksTime-saving portal to thousands of online resources to explore children's and young adult books and their authors. Immediate access to short movies, audio book readings, book discussions, and more.
World & I SchoolCross-curriculum resource with a broad range of articles by scholars and experts in their fields. Includes magazine's full contents from 1986 plus weeky Spanish and ESL Programs.
BritannicaBritannica Online offers quality encyclopedia and related materials for students of all levels. Users can also take advantage of the learning materials, a collection of educational exercises, activities, and study guides.
EBSCOMore than 200 full text and secondary databases are aailable through EBSCOhost ® including Student Research Center for middle and high school students and Searchasaurus and Kids Search for elementary students.
 World Book WebA collection of resources for differentiated learning including read alouds, text translation, video, ebooks, along with plays and skits to help build reading fluency and content comprehension for all ages.
 PebbleGoResearch your favorite animals from home or school. PebbleGo features hundreds of animals, reading supports, games, and audio and video clips of animals in action.


MISDMansfield ISD
605 East Broad Street
Mansfield, Texas 76063
Phone: 817.299.6300

Brooks Wester WildcatsBrooks Wester Wildcats
1520 N. Walnut Creek Drive
Mansfield, TX 76063
Phone: 682.314.1800   Fax: 817.453.7213
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