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The L. M. LeKander Library at Harden Middle School is located by the Student Store, contains approximately 10,000 books, periodicals, reference books, a new student lounge.
Our collection strengths include biographies, high-interest AR fiction books, and personalized assistance.
Hours Of Operation

Hours Of Operation

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where can students get a library card?
A: Students were issued an ID card during registration. ID cards are also library cards.

Q: How do students get a library card if they have not gone to registration, or I am a new student?
A: Go to the Student Store to get an ID card. The first one is free.

Q: How much does a library card cost?
A: The first ID card is free. 

Q: I lost my library card. How much does a replacement cost?
A: A replacement ID card is $5.00. Replacement cards can be purchased in the Student Store.

Q: What can I do with my library card?
  • Borrow items
  • Use computers
  • Check out textbooks for library use
  • Check out materials during homework center hours

Q: How many PHYSICAL items can I check out at a time?
A: A total of 2 books at a time

Q: How long can I keep library items?
A: Loan period for all items is 2 weeks.

Q: Can I renew items?
A: Yes, items can be renewed up to 3 times if there are no pending requests. Renewals can be done in person only with book in hand.

Q: Can I put an item on hold?
A: Yes, a total of 2 items can be put on hold per library card. Items can only be held for 3 days and an AR test on their previous needs to be completed.

Q: How do I return library items?
A: Return items to the librarian, and they will check them in on the spot.

Q: How will I receive overdue book notifications?
A: Notices will be sent to student email accounts and a hard copy will be sent to students in their class.

Q: What are the fines for a damaged item?
A: Minimum is 5.00 up to the replacement cost of the book ( depending on damage).

Q: I lost a library book. What are the fines?
A: The replacement cost of any lost item.


Librarian Technician
Edgar Navarro
(831) 796-7300 extension 8225
Finance Clerk
Anayeli Morales 796-7300 extension 8222