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Welcome to Sharon High School's Library: About the Library

What We're All About

Library Mission Statement

Our mission: As part of the district's Digital Literacy Team, to teach 21st Century information literacy skills while being fully integrated with and supportive of the district curriculum, the Massachusetts State Frameworks, and the AASL Standards for the 21st Century learner in action.  

Our Hours and Policies

Library Hours

   Monday through Thursday, 7:15-3:45
   Friday, 7:15 to 3:15


   Dr. Cathy Collins,
   Librarian/Media Specialist (National Board Certified Teacher)

   Allison Jones,
   Library Assistant

Book Sign Out Policy:

   Books may be signed out for two weeks and may be renewed if no other borrower has placed a hold on the signed out    books. 


SHS Eagle Block Library and Lunch Passes: All Online: See Home Page of this website to sign up prior to 10:00 


   25 IMacs are available to students for school-related work, research and projects. Students are expected to abide by the Sharon Public Schools Acceptable Use Policy. Computer games are not allowed.

Laptops, Nooks and I Pads: Available at the circ desk! Laptops and I pads are for in library use only. Nooks may be checked for two weeks after a signed permission slip is submitted to the library staff. See staff for permission slip.


   Reference articles and magazines may be copied free of charge.

Rules of Conduct:

  • Students are expected to behave with consideration toward others. Our library serves multiple purposes.
  • Food or drinks permitted only in designated eating area. Students are expected to clean up after themselves.
  • Leave books with the library staff rather than shelve books incorrectly.
  • Be sure to obtain a Sharon Public Library Card. This card provides your password to unlock database access to academic magazines, journals, newspapers and more!

ISTE Standards for Students: 2016

AASL Standards for the 21st Century Learner