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Welcome to LEAL MIDDLE SCHOOL Library  

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Library Policies

Student Books and Nookbooks checkouts:

  • Students can check out a total of 4 books per visit. Books are due every 3 weeks.
  • Magazines can be checked out for a 3 day period.
  • Playaways can be checked out for a 2 week period.
  • Nookbooks can be checked out for a week at a time(7 days total). Only 2 books will be uploaded to your device at a time.
  • A grace period of one day will be given.
  • Fines of .05 cents a day will be administered per item checked out. A maximum of 2.00 dollars will be applied to each item checked out.
  • Lost or stolen items must be paid for. Special negotiations and/or arrangements with the librarian can be made in person.

Student Printing

  • Students can use the printer for school purposes only. Please ask permission to use the color printer.

Teacher Services:

  • Teachers can check out an unlimited number of books/resources for up to 4 weeks.
  • The librarian can make posters, laminate materials, create letters with our new die cut machine and search for any books, maps, dvd's, articles, videos, websites that you may need for your lesson, just ask! :-)
  • Classes can be scheduled with the librarian for an entire day on a first come, first served basis.
  • Printing can be done in both color and black and white. 
  • Collaboration with the librarian on any lesson or lessons is welcomed.


Library Rules

1. You must have a pass to enter the library if you are not with a teacher.

2. No food, gum, or drinks.

3. Please maintain a low volume while in the library.

4. Please respect all furniture, books, and keep the library tidy.

5. No horseplay or inappropriate behavior while in the library.

6. Follow all school rules and policies.


Library Hours

Welcome to Leal Middle School

Media Center!

Hours of Operation

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

Library Staff: Mrs. Roxie Martinez   phone 989-2410

Destiny Catalog

Digital Resources


Library Mission Statement

Leal Library Mission Statement

The mission of the Leal Middle School Library is to promote the joy of reading through the use of traditional print publications, internet research, and audio visual media, to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information resources, and to collaborate with the entire school community to provide engaging and shared learning experiences.


Book Club

Book/ Maker Space Club Members:

Book Club is held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of every month during lunch. Maker Space club is held every  Monday  during lunch.

San Antonio Libraries

 - Ebooks only








Roxie Martinez
Contact Info
743 West Southcross
San Antonio, TX 78211
Phone: (210) 989-2410
Fax: (210) 922-1459
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Refugee - Alan Gratz
Call Number: FIC PAL
ISBN: 9780545880879
Publication Date: 2017-07-25
JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world . . .ISABEL is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America . . .MAHMOUD is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and destruction, he and his family begin a long trek toward Europe . . .All three kids go on harrowing journeys in search of refuge. All will face unimaginable dangers -- from drownings to bombings to betrayals. But there is always the hope of tomorrow. And although Josef, Isabel, and Mahmoud are separated by continents and decades, shocking connections will tie their stories together in the end.This action-packed novel tackles topics both timely and timeless: courage, survival, and the quest for home.


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