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. 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, March 18th until Friday, March 22nd.
Monday - No students for Advisory. Mrs. Keller has Honor Bowl Trivia.
Tuesday - Open for students.
Wednesday- Open for students.
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. Click here for login information
Salem Literature Online
Includes Themes: 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. Click here for login information
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.
Detailed indexing for each issue.
New York Times
Full-text NYT articles, 1980 - current.
Encyclopedia Britannica High School Edition
Online edition of this great encyclopedia, includes read-aloud featureOnline edition especially made for middle school students.Encyclopedia Britannica Spanish Reference Center
Includes Enciclopedia Moderna, a Spanish reference center for high school students, and Escolar Online, geared to younger studentsPopular DatabasesEnvironmental Studies and Policy-a Gale database
Environmental issues and policy, multiple viewpoints including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, and corporate interests.Literature Resource Center-a Gale database
Search for authors' biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.Science In Context- a Gale database
Science topics including earth and life science, space, technology, mathematics, and science history and biography