School Library

If you need help finding books, researching, using technology tools or anything else, please contact Mrs. A. Mathis at

Important Links:

New York Public Library
Brooklyn Public Library
Queens Borough Public Library
Brooklyn Public Library Card

A school library fosters critical thinking, collaboration, communication and creativity.

The John Dewey HS Library serves students in grades 9-12. If you need help with research, finding a good book, solving a technology crisis or simply need a quiet place to study, visit the Library. You will be amazed at how much the library has to offer!

I. About the Library Page/Hours

II. Important Library Information

III. Library Card Information

IV. Sora E-book (Link)

V. NYL Public Library/BPL Public Library/ Queens Public Library

VIII. High School Resources

A. The Fiction Collection

I. Series Fiction

II. Crime/Mystery

III. Sports

IV. Art History

V. Dance

VI. Cookbooks

VII. Horror

VIII. Science Fiction/Fantasy

IX. Romance

B. The Non-fiction Collection

C. The LGBTQ+ Collection

D. Graphic Novels

E. Reputable News Sources

F. Education

G. Professional Collection

H. Technology Quick Links

I. Technology Tools

IX. E-Books

X. Library Calendar

XI. Departments/Classes/Teachers

XII. Library Events/Contests

XIII. Test Prep

A. Free SAT Practice

B. Khan Academy (website)

C. Texquest Learning Express (Website)

XIV. Research

(Links to the school databases)

(Online Encyclopedias)

(Online Magazine Subscriptions)

(Online Newspaper Subscriptions) Reputable News Sources

(PowerPoint Presentations)

XV. Evaluating Websites

XVI. Citations

XVII. Online Research tools every college student should know about

XVIII. The Best Research Tools for Successful Students

XIX. School Library Standards

Have a question? Ask the librarian vie email at