Skip to main content Skip to navigation

Bienvenidos a Northfield Public Schools!

Por favor, elija traducir el sitio al español o visite esta página para obtener más recursos en español.

Center Basics

Students and staff are welcome to visit the media center at any time—our hours are 8:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.

Media Center Staff

Amanda Miller, Library Media Specialist

Anna Kelly, Media Center Educational Assistant

Checkout Procedures

Check with your classroom teacher to find out which day students will visit the media center. Kindergartners check out one book a week. First through fifth graders check out two books.  Books become overdue after two weeks. Students must pay for lost or damaged books.

Resources for Learning

These sites provide student access to reference resources, including newspapers, books, magazines and multimedia content.

Children's Book Awards

Enjoy browsing current nominations children’s book awards at our media center.

Maud Hart Lovelace Award

The purpose of this award is to encourage recreational reading among school-aged children. Students in grades 3-5 who have read or listened to at least three of the nominated books can vote on the winner. The MHL Award is announced around Maud’s birthday, April 25.

More the author Maud Hart Lovelace

About MHL Award

2019 Winner!


2020 Nominees     

Star of the North Award

The purpose of this award is to promote quality, engaging picture books and reading for pleasure among school-aged children with a primary focus picture books intended for kindergarten to grade 2 students.

2019 Winner!


Additional Awards

Caldecott Medal 2020 & 2019 Winners

Newbery Medal 2019 & 2018 Winners