• Lamar Library

     
    Monday-Thursday 7:15 AM until 5:30 PM / Friday 7:15 AM until 4:00 PM
     
     

    For more information please contact the school librarian: Carol Granger
     
     
             

       Lamar High School’s library has the longest hours of operation of any school in the Houston Independent School District (H.I.S.D.).  This campus offers unique library services to its population of 3400 students and 200 faculty members.  

     
       An extensive eBook service is available, equipping patrons with access to the latest fictional titles, in electronic format. This service extends to providing the most popular books, which are available for reading on a variety of electronic book reading instruments, such as mobile devices and personal computers. Students also have access to a secure wireless network for topic research and assignment completion. In addition, printing is a free service available for students who are printing school-related assignments.
     
       The College Corner is our on-campus college counseling office which offers information and guidance to students who are interested in attending college or a university. The Office of Service Learning is designed to assist students in completing their required tasks for our International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes: CAS in the IBDP; and Community and Service in the MYP and IBCC).
     
       The library even features a Coffee Bar, which operates after school, offering hot coffee, drinks, and healthy snacks that students can purchase from our culinary arts students. The library has something to offer to everyone.
     
     
     
    Online Resources:
     
    Books and Reading Resources:
     
    Libraries

    Harris County Public Library - http://www.hcpl.net/

    Houston Public Library
        Home Page - http://hpl.lib.tx.us/home 
        Summer Reading Program - http://hpl.lib.tx.us/summer
    Library of Congress - http://www.loc.gov/index.html

     Learning Link -http://learninglink.houstonlibrary.org/hhisd/index.html 

    Helpful Links

    Dictionaries
    http://www.merriam-webster.com/

     
     
     
    Legislative Information/Library of Congress