Notice for visitors to all Upper Arlington Schools buildings
Welcome to Upper Arlington Schools! As we prepare for the 2020-2021 school year, our central office and welcome center are open by appointment only Monday thruogh Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. To make an appointment please contact us at 614-487-5000.  As our school offices transition to office hours, please phone ahead of time to confirm their hours and let them know the nature of your visit. 

For the safety and well-being of all visitors and staff, all Upper Arlington Schools staff will be wearing masks in our buildings. All visitors will also be required to wear masks.

Library/Media Center

Jones Library Links

Upper Arlington Public Library

 
With a library card, students can access the public library's online research databases from home or school.  With a library card and email, students can reserve materials online and download ebooks.
 
 
 
 

Subscription Databases

Research resources for students in grades 6-8. Password protected when at home, see your media specialist for assistance. 
 
Online encyclopedia for students in grades 6-8.  Password protected when at home, see your media specialist for assistance.
 
Online magazines, newspaper articles, research databases.  Resources can be sorted by reading level for students in grades 6-8.
 
Animated educational site featuring movies, quizzes, and other interactive games in all subject areas for students in grades 6-8. Password protected when at home, see your media specialist for assistance. 
 
Helps with citing resources and creating a bibliography tool.  UA students can access through ClassLink
 

Reading Groups

Book clubs
Students may join grade level book clubs at any time throughout the school year.  Book clubs meet once a month in the Learning Center during lunch periods. See Ms. Lombardi to sign up. 
 
Battle Over Books 
The JMS Battle Over Books team participates in a book trivia competition against other middle schools from all over Ohio each May. See Ms. Lombardi or Ms. Fothergill to sign up.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Ms. Michelle Lombardi
Library Media Specialist
614-487-5089
 
Mrs. Nicole Starrett
Media Clerk 
614-487-5080, ext. 3024
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