Bannockburn Media Center

Vision | Media Hours | Media Policies | Learning Links & Online Resources

Bannockburn Media Center

Media Staff

Need to find a book? Log in to Destiny. Students and staff have 24/7 access to not only Bannockburn's library materials, but also, once they are logged in, they can create resource lists, receive recommendations, create book reviews, and view their accounts (see what they have checked out and the due dates).

Our Vision:

Bannockburn Elementary School students are inquisitive explorers who inspire and shape our world.

Media Hours

During our open hours, students may exchange books anytime during the instructional day with teacher permission.
We are open daily from 9:05 AM - 4:00 PM.

We are always in need of volunteers...Please contact Nancy Schnure,media specialist, or Rachel Landau,volunteer coordinator, if you would like to help in the media center.  You may also click here to sign up using the Sign-Up Genius.  Thank you for any time you give us.

Circulation Policy

Grade Level Circulation Type/Limit Loan Period
K-1 1 book 1 week
2 - 3 2 books 2 weeks
4 - 5 3 books 2 weeks
  • All materials must be checked out at the circulation desk.
  • Students who have overdue material may not check out other material until the overdue material is returned.
  • All materials can be renewed unless the material is on hold for another patron.

Overdue and Lost Materials Policy

Students are expected to return books by the due date that is stamped on the back of the library book. Students will not be charged if their book is overdue, but they will be responsible for either replacing or paying for lost materials or books that are damaged beyond repair. Overdue notices will be distributed to homeroom teachers at least once a month.

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Give a Gift

Looking for a special gift for a birthday, holiday or special occasion? Don't need more stuff? Ready to help a worthy cause?

Then... Purchase a book to donate to the Bannockburn Media Center in your child’s honor or share the link and have friends and family make a book gift in their honor. Simply search for Bannockburn Media Center Wish List in Amazon and follow the directions!


Black Eyed Susan

To find out about some of the 2015-2016 nominees in all categories, click here  

Once you have completed a chapter book or a graphic novel, click to complete an evaluation.

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Online Resources

MCPS has a number of online resources for students and their families to use. From online encyclopedias to child friendly databases, these resources are a welcome help to many an inquiry project. Please see Mrs. Schnure in the media center for logins and passwords for home access.