Media Center

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Welcome to the Beverly Farms ES Media Center. The media center is open from 9:00 am to 3:25 pm. We have an open policy for media center use. Students may use the media center by getting permission from the classroom teacher. Students also visit the media center with their homeroom for lessons and book exchange.

Media Staff

Media Hours

  • We are open from 9:00 AM--3:25 PM every day.
  • During our open hours, students may exchange books anytime during the instructional day with teacher permission.
  • We are always in need of media center volunteers.  If you are interested in helping to check books in and out for students in the afternoons, please sign up using the Sign-Up Genius.  Thank you for any time you can give us.

Circulation Policy

Grade Level   

Circulation Type/Limit

Loan Period


1 book

1 week


2 books or 1 book and a magazine

2 weeks


3 books or 2 books and a magazine

2 weeks   

  •  All materials must be checked out at the circulation desk 
  •  All materials can be renewed unless the material is on hold for another patron.

Destiny (Media Center Catalog)

  • Search for books from home
  • See what books you have checked out and when they are due
  • See what books you have on hold

e books

Rourke ebooks(Get user name and password from the Media Center.)

Mackin ebooks(Get user name and password from the Media Center.)

Capstone ebooks (Get user name and password from the Media Center.)

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picture book nominees          4-6 chapter book nominees          4-6 graphic novel nominees

When you finish reading one of the chapter book or graphic novel nominees, click below to complete a quick evaluation form.  Students need to read at least 3 books in a category in order to be eligible to vote.  Happy reading!

               chapter book evaluation          graphic novel evaluation       


Reading Resources

Montgomery County Public Library

Take advantage of the partnership between MCPS and Montgomery County Public Library 

A Book and a Hug

Search for books by category, interest, and level. Good resource for adults and students.

Kids Read

Search by title and author. This site includes summaries of books and reviews of books. Information is good for teachers, parents and students.

Guys Read!

The site is sponsored by author Jon Scieszka. Focus is on books that would interest boys.


The site is sponsored by Scholastic Books. You may search for books by title, author or genre. Games related to specific books or authors are also included.


Online Resources