Welcome to the library!
Please come check out all we have to offer.
Homework Haven: Monday-Thursday 4:30-6:00
- All students must sign in when entering the library. Don't forget to have your student ID visible.
- Students who are visiting during class time will need to show a library pass signed by a teacher.
- No food or drinks in the library.
- Printouts are $0.10/page. Use the first row of computers in the open lab to print.
- Students may check out up to 4 books at a time.
- Student checkout period is 2 weeks, with renewals available unless the book is on hold for someone else.
- Holds and interlibrary loans are available. Ask a library staff member for help finding the materials you need.
- No charge for late books, but lost books will incur a replacement fee.
- Replacement student ID's are available for purchase for $5. You can now pay for your ID using School Cash Online! Log in and search for "Akins ECHS Student ID Replacement".
We are excited to begin spring 2020 with some great new resources.
In addition to over a hundred new books, we now have around 700 new ebooks on our MackinVia platform. Also, check out Comics Plus--new online access to thousands of your favorite comic books, graphic novels, and manga series. They're all easy to read on your student chromebook or your personal phone, computer, or tablet. Stop by the library for instructions.
Stay Connected! Join the library Remind to get messages about hours, closures, and special programs.
From your phone, text the number 81010. In the body of the message, type "@akinslibr"
Austin Public Library cards are here! If you didn't receive one in advisory, please come to the Akins library for assistance.