Covid Safety Details

Thanks for visiting our Covid Safety Details page. We know that providing our OE family members with an environment that is both physically and emotionally safe is a priority. Here you’ll find details about our library’s Covid safety measures. And, because we’re information specialists, we’ll include relevant links to the guidance used in the safetyContinue reading “Covid Safety Details”

Kimmel Junior Independent Reading

We are so excited for you to start an independent reading project! This is an amazing opportunity to have CHOICE in what you decide to read. Have fun with this– read more of a favorite author or genre OR mix it up by trying something completely new. The amount of enjoyment you get out ofContinue reading “Kimmel Junior Independent Reading”

Kimmel Senior Independent Reading

We are so excited for you to start an independent reading project! This is an amazing opportunity to have CHOICE in what you decide to read. Have fun with this– read more of a favorite author or genre OR mix it up by trying something completely new. The amount of enjoyment you get out ofContinue reading “Kimmel Senior Independent Reading”

VandeNoord Independent Reading

We are so excited for you to start an independent reading project! This is an amazing opportunity to have CHOICE in what you decide to read. Have fun with this– read more of a favorite author or genre OR mix it up by trying something completely new. The amount of enjoyment you get out ofContinue reading “VandeNoord Independent Reading”

Williams Independent Reading

We are so excited for you to start an independent reading project! This is an amazing opportunity to have CHOICE in what you decide to read. Have fun with this– read more of a favorite author or genre OR mix it up by trying something completely new. The amount of enjoyment you get out ofContinue reading “Williams Independent Reading”

New and Popular Non-Fiction

Here are the newest non-fiction we have added to our collection. Place a hold online, or email Ms. McNerney, smcnerneyoe@olatheschools.org, if you would like to borrow these (or any other) books! Apple: Skin to the Core The term “Apple” is a slur in Native communities across the country. It’s for someone supposedly “red on the outside, whiteContinue reading “New and Popular Non-Fiction”

MASUltra Database How-to Guide

MasUltra is great if you are looking for newspaper and magazine sources. After you search it’s easy to limit your results to results that include PDF or HTML versions of the sources, and to limit by date range as well. See below for some quick screenshot tutorials of basic searching and basic limiting of results.Continue reading “MASUltra Database How-to Guide”

Parker/Mulvihill Independent Reading

Hi everyone, I’m so glad you are enrolled in a class this spring where you get to read books that YOU CHOOSE! I know not all of you know me, I’m Ms. McNerney (Ms. Mac) the Olathe East librarian at Olathe East. I’m collaborating with you on this project because I’m Mrs. Mulvihill’s school librarian.Continue reading “Parker/Mulvihill Independent Reading”

New and Popular Sports Action Adventure

Here are sports action adventure novels– some are old favorites and others are brand new. We’ve included the title and a brief little book description to catch your interest. If you would like to borrow one of these books you can either send Ms. Mac an email, smcnerneyoe@olatheschools.org or place a hold online. Aftershocks WhenContinue reading “New and Popular Sports Action Adventure”

New and Popular Realistic Fiction

Here are realistic fiction novels– a few are old favorites and others are brand new. We’ve included the title and a brief little book description to catch your interest. If you would like to borrow one of these books you can either send Ms. Mac an email, smcnerneyoe@olatheschools.org or place a hold online. 500 WordsContinue reading “New and Popular Realistic Fiction”