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Kid Rex (safe google search for kids)

Caldecott Medal & Honor Books

Newbery Medal & Honor Books

Spring Garden School Library

Welcome to the Spring Garden Elementary School!

          Check out the Spring Garden Twitter page at  BASD SGLIbrary@library_sg 

We are a Leader in Me School       

We have achieved Lighthouse status in the Leader in Me program! Congratulations to students and staff for their hard work to reach this goal!

Special thanks to the PBS 39 Focus TV show team for highlighting Spring Garden in their February episode. 

SPRING GARDEN SCOOP  The student newspaper is a technology integration project in 5th grade. Students are collaborating online with the staff from “The Breeze,” the award-winning college newspaper from James Madison University. 




World Book Online


For use from Home or School: Log in with your BASD Net User Name and Password.

(Example: John Smith, Student ID# 1234567 
Username- SmithJ, Password- Basd1234567)

Over Drive Ebooks

eBooks and Audiobooks are now available to district students and staff members anywhere, anytime, and on multiple types of devices.

Click on the Overdrive eBooks image above.

Directions for login:

Select from the Drop-down menu: Bethlehem Area School District
Staff login:
Username: Your e-mail username
Password:  Your 6-digit Employee ID number (found on your pay check or the district “staff" web page when you log in; it is the same number used on your sick/personal day request forms)

Student login:
Username: BASD + student ID#
Password:  log in with your  3rd Party Password (SRI). See librarian for more info.
Accounts are currently available for students in Grades 1-12. 

General lending guidelines are:
* Up to 3 eBooks / audio books for 14 days.
* After logging in, you may check out eBooks / audio books to yourself using your district computer or your personal device.
* eBooks are automatically removed from your account at the end of the lending period.
* Elementary students have access to elementary school level materials.

Kids Power Library


POWER Library

Librarian Info

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Mrs. Mikitka - Librarian at Spring Garden Elementary

BS in Library Science/Education Kutztown U.  

M.ED  Cabrini College

Worked : Bethlehem Area Public Library ,East Penn School District, Bethlehem Area School District

A favorite part of my career is hosting authors for the students and staff to experience.

Over the years I have hosted Patricia Pollacco, James Howe, Floyd Cooper, Gene Barretta, Bruce Hale, Brod Bagert, Jerry Pallotta, Shelly Gill, David Biedrzycki, Michael Dooling and Jose Aruego.  


Library Hours

Monday - Friday

9:00am - 3:40pm

Lexile Level- Find a book!!