Library Media Center


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LMC Staff

Jessica De Luca, Media Specialist

This is Mrs. De Luca’s 9th year teaching in MCPS. She loves working with this wonderful community of students and families and enjoys seeing how much happiness the media center and its books bring to the school! 

Wendy Reiter, Media Assistant
Mrs. Reiter has had  a long career with our school. She enjoyed more than 15 years working as a para-educator before taking her current position as the media assistant. Previously,  Mrs. Reiter was employed as a law librarian for the federal government.  


Frequently Asked Questions

1. How many books can students check out at one time?

  • Kindergarten and 1st grade students: 1 book
  • Grades 2-3: 2 books
  • Grades 4-5: 3 books
    • Students must return materials in order to check out new materials
    • Because of popularity, students may only check out 1 graphic novel at a time

2. How long can they keep the books?

  • Library materials are due in 1 week, but they can be renewed or returned sooner
  • We ask that books be returned in a timely fashion so they may be available to all BMES students
  • If a student has lost or forgotten their book during their media center day, they may check out an additional book (we want our students to always be reading! :) ). They may recieve a reminder slip to take home that shows the missing books they need to bring back. 

3. When can students check out books?

  • During their scheduled Media Center time
  • During the day with their teacher's permission
  • Lunch/recess if they have a pass


Digital Citizenship Resources for Parents


Catalog and Online Research Resources

Use the Destiny Catalog to browse our collection!

You can access lots of great instructional websites and tools here

 Online services can be also accessed by logging into Clever with your MCPS Google Account:     CLEVER Login