• Welcome to Harlan's Library Media Center

    Harlan’s library strives to Embrace, Inspire & Challenge Every Student Every Day. Our library provides high quality and diverse resources, promotes lifelong learning, the love of reading, and supports classroom instruction.

    Harlan students visit the library once a week to check out books, learn information literacy skills and practice digital citizenship. 



    book with cat Are you looking for a specific book or author?

    Check out Harlan's Online Library Catalog

    Do you need help picking out a new book? Just ask Harlan's librarian, Mrs. Mac.
    But there are also lots of online resources to help you find that "just right" book too. Here are just a few:  


    Kindergarten book choices

    Series for 1st Graders 

    Favorite Books for 2nd Grade 

    Great Book Choices for 3rd Grade

    Kid Approved Books for 4th grade

    Awesome 5th Grade Chapter Book Choices

    Fantastic Non Fiction Choices

    GoodReads  -- the most popular childrens books of today. 

    The Caldecott Winners -- awarded to picture book illustrators. This list goes all the way back to 1938!

    The Newberry Winners -- awarded to authors of the most distinguished childrens books.

    Coretta Scott King Awards -- Be sure to visit this site; you'll find book titles, videos, you can even listen to Jazz!




    Harlan's Library Media Center strives to embrace the needs of all learners. 






    My Very Own Library 

    Every Harlan student will receive 3 free books (of their choice) at 3 Schoolastic Book Fairs this year! Students also receive a book for summer reading. This is a total of 10 free books to take home!  

    If you would like to learn more about MVOL click here.

    Many, many thanks to the Anne Feeley Foundation, Schoolastic Books, Global Shapers, United Healthcare, W.E.I.C & The United Way of Delaware. 




    Click HERE to visit Harlan's Symbaloo.


    2017 Global Read Aloud 
    GRA 2017
    Check out the anual Global Read Aloud
    Can't wait to connect with students all over the world!  
    Reading Without Walls Challenge Coming to Harlan this Fall! To learn more click HERE

    Click HERE to access online read aloud videos created by Storyline Online.
    Storyline Online
    Storyline Online
    Click HERE to LISTEN to Audiobooks at Storynory. 
    Audio story
    Click HERE to LISTEN to Audiobooks at Lit2Go 
    • Choose your grade level
    • Pick a story that's right for you.
    • Story text is often available; read along as you listen!
    Thanks for clicking!  

    Check back often for library news and updates.


    harlan Harlan's K-5 library media curriculum aligns with the American Association for School Librarians & Common Core Standards 


    Regina McAlonan, M.Ed

    Library Media Specialist

    Harlan Elementaray School
    Contact information:
    (302)762- 7156 


    "You’re braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think."  

     AA Milne, Winnie-The-Poo



    Harlan Elementary


    Harlan Elementary School

    3601 Jefferson Street
    Wilmington, DE 19802
    (302) 762-7156

Last Modified on October 8, 2017