About the Great Neck South High School Library

Library Hours - 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Library opens at 7:45 am and closes at approximately 3:30 pm providing a place for students to study, work, and conduct research before and after school. The library is always staffed by a professional librarian (including lunch periods and before and after school).

Print Collection - 25,000 plus titles

The Great Neck South High School Library offers a wide range of materials that both support and enhance the curriculum. The collection consists of reference, nonfiction, fiction, and magazines titles. Books can be checked out for a period of two weeks. If more time is needed, they may be renewed. Reference books and the latest magazines are used in the library only. A printer/copy machine is available for student use.


Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC)

Search the library's book and video collection via the Internet by clicking here.


DVD & Videocassette Collection - approximately 3,000 titles

The South High School Library's video collection holds approximately 2,000 items, including many videos from the former Central AV collection. Search South's online catalog for specific titles.


Computers & Electronic Resources

South High Library has 20 networked PCs on the library floor and one printer/scanner/copy machine. There is one reader/printer/scanner to access our large microfilm collection. See a librarian for information on our holdings. 

There is also a computer lab connected to the library that is open for class use. This computer lab contains 28 networked PCs.  

The library classroom contains a rolling cart of 27 networked laptops that may be signed out by teachers for class use.

The "Vista" lab is adjacent to the computer lab and contains 6 networked Mac computers.

To complement our computers, the library has a vast collection of online resources and databases.  For more information on the library's database subscriptions click here.  


Library Staffing

Ms. McClellan, the department chair, and Mr. Reader are school library media specialists.  The support staff consists of Ms. Marmo, Ms. McLaughlin, Ms. Conry, and Ms. Shabi.

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Great Neck South High School Library * 341 Lakeville Road * Great Neck, NY 11020
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