Welcome to Thoreau Demonstration Academy School's Library!
Thoreau incorporates technology with the printed word to help further the education of our students. We have thousands of printed works on hand as well as digital media such as ebooks, audiobooks, and multiple computer stations with high-speed internet access.
TCCL Summer Reading Program
Don't forget to be a part of this year's summer reading through the Tulsa City County Libraries. Just read or listen to eight books and visit any Tulsa library branch four times to earn a medal and coupon booklet with FREE stuff and discounts. Read 12 or more books to reach the bonus level and win an inflatable space shuttle. Plus, you'll be entered in the drawings for AWESOME prizes!
2020 Sequoyah Book Lists
Make sure you're a part of this school's year Sequoyah Awards. Just read (or listen to) three or more of the books on this year's list, and you get to vote.
This special Oklahoma Sequoyah Book Award is voted on by only the students of Oklahoma, no adults allowed. Authors will often state the recognition from their readers makes this award one of the highest honors they can wish to achieve. The Sequoyah Book Award has been around since 1959 and is the third oldest children's choice award in the nation.
- Foreign Studies
- Language Arts
- Social Studies
- Reference Help
- Web 2.0 Tools
- Citation Help
Students are responsible for materials checked out in their names. Overdue and fine notices will be sent to Tribes teachers to hand out to students and they should take immediate responsibility to return the items. We do not charge overdue fines. Replacement cost will be charged for lost or damaged books. Students owing fees or fines will lose checkout privileges.
The library is a place for everyone and following these rules will ensure that everyone can have a quiet space to study. To keep others from being distracted, cell phones are not allowed in the library. If your computer has any type of sound, please use headphones.
In order to keep the space clean and functional, snacks and drinks other than water are not allowed in the library. Exceptions will be made for special events. Be mindful of the setting and use appropriate behavior including cleaning up after yourself. Treat everyone and everything in the library with respect.
TPS Library Mission
The mission of Tulsa Public Schools' Library Media Services is to promote the skills, experiences, and confidence that will enable children and young adults to use libraries and information resources for lifelong learning.