Welcome to the St. Francis Xavier Library

Mrs. Kathleen Finn, Library Media Specialist

Welcome to the St. Francis Xavier library website!   Both students and parents can find a variety of academic, community and family resources here as well as information about  library policies and procedures. Please feel free to visit our library or email Mrs. Finn with any questions or concerns.


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The Mission of the St. Francis Xavier Library is:

  • To provide library resources for students and faculty that support the curriculum, including the integration of the Catholic faith into their lives.
  • To provide opportunities for students to develop a life-long interest in reading and knowledge.
  • To teach students skills that enable them to become information literate across multiple media platforms--print, audio/visual, digital.  
    

Library News

  • Kindergarten's first check-outs Ms. Poirier's kindergarten students proudly display the first book they chose to check out of the library.  Everyone made such great choices!
    Posted Sep 15, 2017, 12:14 PM by Kathleen Finn
  • ECHO Center Reduced Admission Pass Available Again to SFX Families We have received a new reduced admission "Library Pass" from the ECHO Center that is  available at the library circulation desk.   This pass allows up to 4 people to visit ...
    Posted Oct 2, 2017, 5:30 AM by Kathleen Finn
  • Newbery Medal winning author Kwame Alexander visits Burlington All of our middle school students were set to hear nationally recognized and Newbery Medal-winning author Kwame Alexander speak at Burlington High School on March 14 when Mother Nature ...
    Posted May 12, 2017, 8:09 AM by Kathleen Finn
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