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Search the Catalog
Search for books in the PCS catalog or check out our reading lists. If you don't find what you are looking for, see Ms. Murphy.
The library is open from 7:30 to 3:30. Books and audio-visual materials are available to all members of the PCS community for borrowing.
The aim of the Library Media Center is to support teachers and students by:
- Providing resources that extend and enhance classroom curriculum and learning
- Fostering the development of skills necessary to effectively access, evaluate, and use information from all media resources available
- Encouraging outside, recreational reading
Ms. Murphy can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-582-3116 ext 172.
New York Public Library
New York Public Library catalog
NYPL is one of the greatest libraries in the world, and we're lucky to have such easy access to its enormous collections. PCS has an organizational library card, and you should make sure to get your own borrower's card as well.
Apply for a library card
Don't have a n NYPL library card? It's easy to get one.
Most library databases require passwords. use your PCS email address to view the passwords document
Search by subject for scholarly resources.
Information on citing sources, plagiarism, and searching strategies. The PCS Research Guide and other step by step strategies are also available.
Find book recommendations by subject and from teachers and students.
Citing Sources with Noodletools
Sign in with Google (using your PCS email address) to create and manage citations and bibliography (MLA, APA, or Chicago style). Noodletools can also help with note taking and research organization.