LWSD Library Program Mission

To ensure that students are effective users and producers of ideas and information.

The Teacher-Librarian encourages and supports lifelong learning and literacy by maintaining an up-to-date, diverse collection of materials in a variety of formats, by teaching reading and research information skills which result in self-reliant and critical users of information, by promoting a love of reading and by supporting curriculum with instructional resources.

Library Staff

Gretchen Oates, Teacher-Librarian


Library Links


Frost Library Catalog

Search the Frost Library materials collection and find additional educational web links here.

Library Policies

Information about Check Out, Library Curriculum and Specialist Grading.

The Roadrunner Reader
Frost Library Newsletter

K-5 Research & Homework Help

Research and homework help for grades K to 5.

LWSD Databases

Databases appropriate for K-5. See your library teacher for passwords to access these from home.

Guidelines for Works Cited

In LWSD, elementary students should follow this introduction to the Modern Language Association (MLA 8) format for crediting sources in their papers.

Book Recommendations

Search for recommendations from KCLS and LWSD.

AR Bookfinder

Use this link to check on whether there is a quiz available for a book. Several books can be clicked on and the list printed out. The lists do not save however.

Renaissance Home Connect

Students and parents can check on progress. Parents can sign up to emailed each time a quiz is taken.

King County Library

KCLS is a tremendous resource for books, databases, homework help, book reviews, and much more.