GHS library services enrich and support the curriculum, mission and expectations of Grafton High School with a variety of print and electronic resources. Library resources also address the many intellectual and social needs of students, faculty, and staff.
The library is open from 7:10am until 2:10pm. Tuesday's and Friday's the library stays open until 4pm. Please see Mrs. Keller to confirm she is staying until 4pm.
Students may visit the library before and after school, at lunch, and during the school day by arrangement with teachers and Mrs. Keller. Students may come during Advisory with a librarian-issued pass. Students must e-mail Mrs. Keller before 9:30am to request a pass. The amount of passes are limited.
Please note, the library is closed during Second lunch.
Advisory Schedule for Monday, January 27th through Friday, January 31st.
Monday - Open for Students.
Tuesday - Open for Students.
Wednesday- Half Day.
Thursday- Open for Students.
Friday- Open for Students.
Materials are signed out before they are taken from the library and should be returned by the assigned due date. Overdue reminders are issued, but there are no overdue fines.
To book the library or the library Mac lab, please use SuperSaas.
GHS Library Electronic Resources
Finding a book
GHS ONLINE CATALOG
What books do we have? Other materials? Access the GHS Library collection through Destiny, our library program.
Grafton Public Library
Our town library and all its valuable resources.
Boston Public Library
Access the collection of one of the greatest public libraries in the country, and sign up for your own BPL card: eCards are virtual library cards that allow users immediate entry to all of Boston Public Library's remotely-accessible electronic resources, including magazine databases, downloadable audio, video, e-books, and music.
e-books from InfoBase Publishing
e-books on literature, careers, and education. Ask in the school library for the username and password to access this e-book collection.
History and Literary eBooks
Salem Literature Online
Access to "Great Events from the 20th Century, 1971-2000". The literary eBooks include: Coming of Age; Dystopia; Nature and the Environment; Technology and Humanity. Authors: Atwood, Austen, Fitzgerald, Hawthorne, Miller, Orwell, Steinbeck. Works: The Catcher in the Rye; Death of a Salesman; The Great Gatsby; The Joy Luck Club; Pride and Prejudice; Slaughterhouse-Five, To Kill a Mockingbird.
A single link to all the Gale databases provided by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
APS Physics Database A suite of Physics databases. School use only.
ABC Clio Databases
Detailed indexing for each issue.
Full text of the paper daily.
New York Times
Full-text NYT articles, 1980 - current.
Encyclopedia Britannica High School Edition
Online edition of this great encyclopedia, includes read-aloud featureEncyclopedia Britannica Spanish Reference Center
Includes Enciclopedia Moderna, a Spanish reference center for high school students, and Escolar Online, geared to younger students