Founders Library

Solebury School's library offers our community a wide array of resources both in print and on the web. Our librarian routinely collaborates with faculty to help students learn how to research and use the library effectively. The library also hosts poetry slams, recitals, author talks and book signings, and more. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for the latest news and events.

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Highlights

  • Students are welcome to use the library any time during school hours.
  • The library can be opened over the weekend by arrangement with the faculty on duty.
  • Our physical and digital book collection is targeted to the needs of the school community.
  • You'll find access to nearly any book through Pennsylvania’s Interlibrary Loan Program.
  • Thirty-two (32) computers and Chromebook, and wireless access for students with their own laptops, are available.
  • Thirty-one (31) subscriptions to periodicals and newspapers, including French and Spanish language publications, are available.
  • Twenty-two (22) online database and online reference subscriptions, ranging from those specifically for middle school students to those used in colleges and universities, are all accessible — both on and off campus.


Contact

Email our head librarian, Hanna Howe for more information.


Our Current Databases Include:


AcessPA

New Book of Knowledge

ARTstor

NewsBank

Encyclopedia Americana

Power Library

Gale Global Issues in Context

Oxford Art

Gale History Resource Center

Oxford English Dictionary

Gale Opposing Viewpoints

Oxford Language Dictionaries

Grolier Lands and Peoples

Oxford Music

Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedias

Oxford Reference

Grolier Online

SIRS Knowledge Source

Grolier World Geography

United Streaming Videos

JSTOR

Wilson Web Readers Guide Full Text Select