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Yale Elementary

Welcome to Your Yale Library!

The Library is excited to share its books with you, and to assist you with your information needs.

Contact Information
Sergio Arzac

Greetings! I love cooking & baking, board games, running, playing around with technology, movies, podcasts, reading, reading, reading, reading books, reading magazines, reading comic strips, reading instruction manuals, reading chapter books, reading picture books, reading fiction, reading nonfiction, reading graphic novels, reading history, reading ridiculousness, reading!

I’m honored to be the LITE/Librarian at Yale Elementary, in Richardson ISD.

But why?

First and foremost, I love reading for fun. But, reading opens the mind and builds empathy. I’ve learned so much about the world not only from reading history, but from fiction that takes place in another setting, whether in another time or place. I’ve learned there is so much more to the world than what’s around me.

Often I’ve had a problem, and I felt less alone when I read about a character, sometimes fictional sometimes real, that faced the same problem. Or, I solved the problem based on a character’s actions! Sure, reading is also test practice. But, some of the best learning I’ve done was when I read for fun. I hope you read for you the rest of your life!

Are you ready for Summer Reading!

If you’re ready to explore the Universe of Stories that are available this summer, check out our summer reading website!

Universe of Stories RISD Summer Reading 2024

Our Library Catalog

LS2 Kids Catalog

LS2 Catalog

Library Resources

Class Schedule

Ms. Plewa (PreK): Wednesday
Ms. Boettcher (Kinder): Thursday
Ms. Little (Kinder): Tuesday
Ms. Sharma (Kinder): Wednesday
Ms. Giese (1st): Thursday
Ms. Sandoval (1st): Tuesday
Ms. Smith (1st): Wednesday
Ms. Beserra (2nd): Monday
Ms. Parkes (2nd): Wednesday
Ms. Von Holten (2nd): Wednesday

Ms. Ballard (3rd): Friday
Ms. Givens (3rd): Friday
Ms. Rhoads (3rd): Friday
Ms. Bennington (4th): Thursday
Ms. Dohar (4th): Tuesday
Ms. Hopkins (4th): Tuesday
Ms. Davis (5th): Thursday
Ms. Millikan (5th): Thursday
Ms. Ruhl (6th): Monday
Ms. Ryan (6th): Monday

Oh no! I forgot my book on library day! Just take it the next day, and you can still switch them out!

Oh no! I finished my book and library day is still 4 days away!
Students may (in fact are encouraged to) visit the library ANY day of the week to check out library books (with teacher permission).

1) Log into Classlink
2) Open "Sora"
3) Enjoy!

*Need help logging into Classlink? Contact your teacher or librarian!