• Welcome to the Byrnes Media Center
    Librarians: Jamie Gregory & Karen Hill
    We are open from 7:00 a.m. until 3:55 p.m. Visit us frequently to find good books to read, locate reliable reference sources, and use technology for your assignments. We are here to help you! Email karen.hill@spart5.net or jamie.gregory@spart5.net for assistance with specific questions.
    Mrs. Gregory!    Mrs. Hill!
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    Talk to Mrs. Hill & Mrs. Gregory about enrolling in media center service learning for 2018-2019!


    We had an awesome author Skype session with Ashley Hope Perez during National Library Week and School Library Month! Jena Smith's creative writing class learned how an award-winning author writes and more about the publishing business. Check out her books today!

    Ashley Hope Perez author Skype session


     Congratulations to the top winners in the annual Real Rebels Read contest for the 2017-2018 school year! Sophomores Kaitlyn Barbery and Angel Grant submitted entries for a total of 34 books read!
    Great job, Rebels!
    Real Rebels Read contest winners!  
    Congraulations to the winner of the 2017-2018 SC Young Adult Book Award!
    Everything, Everything
    Check it out today! We have it available in print and as an ebook in MackinVIA! 
    Remember, you can access eBooks in MackinVIA wherever you have Internet access! No due dates or late fines possible. 
    • download free MackinVIA app to any device MackinVIA free app
    • search for James F Byrnes High School
    • type in your school gmail information
    • read, read, read!



    Recommend a book to be added to the Byrnes Media Center! 

    Rebels are All Into Reading! Students visit the library for A.I.R. and Get Caught Reading!  Ask your teacher to nominate your class.
     reading in the BHS library


    Get Caught Reading today! 
    If you're looking for a good book to read, please consider these suggestions: 100 Suggested Titles for High School Studentsfrom the S.C. Dept. of Education,  101 Great Books Recommended for College-Bound Readers from the College Board, Best Books for Young Adults from the American Library Association, and YALSA's Teens' Top Ten.
    A.I.R. Schedule for Sustained Silent Reading
    Mondays - Math Classes
    Tuesdays - English Classes
    Wednesdays - Science Classes
    Thursdays - Elective Classes
    Fridays - Social Studies Classes
    The more you read, the more you know!
    Media Center Welcome page last updated 05/09/2018