Welcome to the John H. Pitman High School Media Center, where we encourage active study, exploration, and discovery of our world! Our mission is to support the curriculum of John H. Pitman High School and to encourage and support the educational and personal goals of our students. In our quest to promote the development of literacy and reading skills, and to foster a lifelong appreciation of books and reading, we provide students with a wide range of reading materials to meet students’ needs. There is a vast and diverse collection of non-fiction and reference books covering all academic areas including literature, philosophy, sociology, science and mathematics, fine arts, history, and biographies. We also offer an extensive amount of volumes for recreational reading, such as fiction, personal growth, fitness, colleges, and careers.
Our Library includes four computer workstations with Internet access and word processing capabilities, Wi-Fi service and charging stations for Chromebooks, online resources, and a printer for student use. We also have a variety of spaces to accommodate student needs, such as window seating overlooking the garden space, lounge seating, and traditional study tables, as well. Student may check out library books at any time with their Student ID cards.