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Library Catalog

Book Suggestions

Do you have a book suggestion or two for new titles you would like to see added to the Sandia High School Library? Here is your opportunity to give your input! Login with your school ID and your regular school password to fill out the form here and give us your ideas! 


Library Notes

What Should I Read Next?


Do you need help finding a great book to read? Here is a site that lets you type an author or the title of a book that you like. It will give you more titles of books that are similar to the ones you like. Check it out! 

HOmework help

Do you need help with homework?

Tutoring and homework help is available online from 2-11 p.m. daily through the Brain Fuse Help Now Live Tutoring Site that is provided by the NM State Library.

BrainFuse HelpNow

After School Tutoring

Math and English tutoring is now available after school from 2:30-3:30 in the library. Science tutoring is available in room 302 of the Math and Science Building. If you have a question, or need help with homework, drop by the library!

Welcome to the Library

We are so fortunate to have a new and beautiful library with over 18,000 books and awesome views of the Sandia Mountains. The library facility includes three computer labs, a classroom, a small conference room, and a large main area.

    The library is a great place to browse, read, study, use a computer, use the copy machine, write, draw, collaborate with friends, work on projects, or even play a game of chess.

    The library has a generous collection of fiction books organized in genres including fantasy, supernatural, science fiction, dystopian, historical fiction, horror, mystery, adventure, sports, romance, classics, realistic fiction, short stories, and graphic novels.

Anne Frank Exhibit on Display

Anne Frank Human Rights Display in the Library

The Anne Frank Exhibit: A History For Today, from the New Mexico Human Rights project, was recently showcased in our library. IB students helped coordinate the set-up and break-down of the exhibit. IB Students attended an informational training to learn about the exhibit. IB students became docents who gave instructional tours to Sandia students throughout the week. A big thank you goes to Mr. Maestas and to all the IB students who helped with the exhibit and tours! 


Blind date with a book was a big hit in the library! 

Congratulations to our winners: 

  • Alex F. was the drawing winner of the big box of chocolates!
  • Deizha W. and Ashen F. read the most books and turned in Rate Your Date evaluation bookmarks.
  • Other drawing winners were:
  • Lillian L., Amanda H., Daniela M., Rosemary S. and Lixaneth C.
  • Great job to these drawing winners and to all who participated!



How to Change My Password

Sign-in to your APS Google account using your student ID and your school password to view the Google Slideshow with information about changing your password. 

Library Staff
Contact Donna Smith  Donna Smith (505) 294-1511 ex: 30101 Head Librarian
Contact Janice Dickerson  Janice Dickerson (505) 294-1511 ex: 30101 Library EA

Library Hours:

Mon - Thursday: 7:15-3:30
Friday: 7:15-2:45 

Online Resources

Book Club

Do you love reading books? Do you love discussing the books you read with friends?

Book club meets each Friday to read and discuss books.

Currently reading: One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus

March 22: Discuss Chapters 7-16

March 29: Discuss Chapters 17-21

April 5: Discuss Chapters 22-26

April 12: Discuss Chapters 27-Epilogue 

Check out the Book Club Website for more information!

Check out my playlist of book trailers here. 

General Library Policies

  • Books may be checked out for three weeks and renewed as needed. Late fees of .05 cents per day are charged when books are overdue. The replacement cost of a book is charged when a book is lost or damaged beyond repair.

  • Students may visit the library during the school day with a pass from a teacher, and during lunch or after school.

  • Students are asked to not eat or drink in the library, but tables are conveniently located outside.

  • Online digital resources are also available to students. Students may sign-in to using their student i.d. number and their regular school password to access eBooks, digital audiobooks, databases, and other recommended research resources.