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About our Library

Mission Statement

The Floyd Central Library Media Center strives to be an integral part of the school’s instructional program and works to provide comprehensive support, instruction, and materials for all students and staff of Floyd Central. The library media center provides access to information in a variety of formats, thus meeting the curricular and personal information needs of the students. Students are encouraged to take advantage of the diverse resources to help them be successful in their Floyd Central Experience.

Students have access to the following specialized Internet resources at school and from home using the indicated passwords:

INSPIRE (The Indiana Virtual Library) (home access passwords should be requested from the INSPIRE website);

Newsbank (Username: nafcs, Password:nafcs);

SIRS (Username:IN0414, Password: 47119);

Gale Databases and E-books-(Password: student)

Students may check out books for a three-week loan period with renewal privileges. Windows-based workstations with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Publisher, Internet access, and other applications are available for student use. A coin-operated photocopier is available. The Library Media Center is open from 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. Plan to make the Library Media Center a regular part of life at Floyd Central.

Library Staff

Ava Schickel

Mallory Grantz

Library Resources

Teacher Resources

Sites of Local Interest

Newspapers and Periodicals


General Reference

Career and College Information