Develop a TopicLocate InformationEvaluate and Analyze SourcesResearch Task Force
Standard 1: InquiryStandard 2: Personal GrowthStandard 3: Social Responsibility
This is the "Home" page of the "Harry V. Keefe Library, Boston Latin School" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

Harry V. Keefe Library, Boston Latin School  

Welcome to the Keefe Library at Boston Latin School!
Last Updated: Feb 1, 2017 URL: http://libguides.bls.org/content.php?pid=523046 Print Guide RSS Updates

Home Print Page
  Search: 
 

News from the Keefe Library

Langston Hughes Read-In 

  • Tuesday, February 7: Keefe Library Fiction Room

"Langston Hughes" © Corbis from Britannica Library

Sign up to bring your class to the Read-In.    

                                                          

 

Sign up to volunteer as a reader.

 

                                                                                     

(1902–67). "Known during his lifetime as “the poet laureate of Harlem,” Langston Hughes also worked as a journalist, dramatist, and children’s author. His poems, which tell of the joys and miseries of the ordinary black man in America, have been widely translated." from Britannica Library

 

 

 

About the Keefe Library

Harry V. Keefe '39
In 1998, the generosity of Harry V. Keefe and family allowed the transformation of BLS's former cafeteria space into one of the finest secondary school libraries in the country. Special library features include an archive room, several classrooms, comfortable reading areas, study carrels and computer workstations. Numerous endowed book funds permit the acquisition of hundreds of new titles each year.  
 
Mission Statement
In pursuit of the broader mission of the Boston Public Schools, the Boston Public School Library Program collaborates in the teaching and learning of students to find and use information, effectively instilling a love of reading, providing a flexible space for individualized learning, and offering personalized connections with print, digital, and media resources, and information to support all facets of 21st century academic learning.
 

Announcements

Library hours

Monday - Friday, 7:30 - 4 pm

Upcoming schedule change:

 Modified hours in February are:
  • Thurs. 2/2 - Library closing at 2:15 p.m. - librarian professional meetings
  • Tues. 2/14 - Library closing at 2:15 p.m. for professional development
  • Fri. 2/17 - Library closing at 2:15 p.m. for February Vacation
 

Search BLS Catalog

Search catalog for:

Search BPL Catalog

General Information

Hours

Monday-Friday

7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

BLS teachers and staff FAQs

Library staff

Library Policies & Procedures

Description

Loading  Loading...

Tip