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MISD Library Mission & Vision

Mesquite ISD Libraries, Elevating Learning for Everyone Everywhere, National School Library of the Year 2020

Mesquite ISD librarians deliver excellence in education for the entire school community, advancing the ability to make informed decisions and think critically. Our mission is to elevate the learning experience for everyone everywhere. The three key elements that comprise our overall educational mission and curriculum are Personalized and Self-Directed Learning, Inquiry Instruction, and Transformative & Enriching Experiences.

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2021 Mockingbird Winner

Underwear! by Jenn Harney

Every year grade K-2 students in Mesquite ISD read a list of librarian curated picture books found on the Mockingbird list and vote on their favorite one in May. This year's Mockingbird winner is Underwear! by Jenn Harney.


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The Challenge Continues! Click HERE to Learn More! 

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Meet Your MISD Library Services Team

Mary Woodard, Director of Library Services

Mary Woodard, Director of Library Services


Emma McDonald, Library Services Manager

 Emma McDonald, Library Systems Manager


Cathy Hall, Admin Assistant and Acquisitions

Cathy Hall, Administrative Assistant/ Acquisitions Manager

Lucy Martinez, Secretarial Processing Assistant

Lucy Martinez, Secretarial Assistant
Library Materials Processing

Ivy Willis, Clerical Assistant

Ivy Willis, Clerical Assistant - Library Materials Processing