• During the pandemic, CMS is following safe-practice guidelines from the American Library Association (ALA). All books returned will be checked in and put into quarantine. For more information, refer to the link to the ALA's Covid response - 

    Materials and handling during Covid-19

     

    How will I keep reading without the library?

    We've got you!

    (See the "Reading" tab for more eBook resources, information, and logins.)

     

    J.K. Rowling's new book is here!

    ickabog

    The Ickabog is her only kids' book not about Harry Potter.

    Chapters will be released each week, starting 5/26. Read it HERE now!

     

     

    Chapel Hill Public Library and Orange County Public Library Online Resources 

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    Chapel Hill Public Library

    1. Go to the Chapel Hill Public Library website
    2. Your username is your school student ID (lunch) number
    3. The password is the month and date of your birthday in the format MMxDD (example 03x16) Don't forget the "x" in the middle.

     

    Orange County Public Library

    1. Go to the Orange County Public Library website
    2. Go to the Research/Tech tab
    3. Choose the resource you wish to use
    4. Your username is your school student ID (lunch) number
    5. The password is the month and date of your birthday in the format MMxDD (example 03x16) Don't forget the "x" in the middle.

     

    As always, Ms. Steele is available for assistance through email 

  • CMS has a subscription for audiobooks with TALES2GO

                            T2G devices

    To register a new account, follow the instructions on the slideshow

    This list of all available titles is organized by age and grade levels. 

     

    Tips for using audiobooks

    • New to audiobooks? Try a fun, shorter book to get you started.
    • Find a time to listen! Before you go to bed, during a walk/run, or when making cool things.
    • Use the best app for you. We have Tales to Go (see below), as well as access to the public library and other cool sites.