Library Media Center


MacArthur Middle School
John M. Holt Library Media Center

George Miller Media Specialist
Mrs. Sanzone  Media Assistant
Ms. Hwang Support Tech


Regular School hours M-F
Extended Hours Tuesday
*Please follow school procedures for bus passes



  • To support AACPS academic goals and objectives.
  • Promote information skills that support problem solving
  • Promote information literacy, intellectual freedom and lifelong learning
  • Provide opportunities and incentives that promote self selected reading goals

Circulation Policy:

Students may check out two (2) books at a time for three (3) weeks and back issues of magazines for one (1) week. Student accounts should be clear of library obligations to check out materials. Overdue notices are distributed periodically.

*Individual students must have a signed agenda or a valid pass to enter the media center and are asked to sign in and out at the circulation desk.

Online Access: MacArthur Online CatalogueSearch for available books and access *online databases (passwords required from media center), access Anne Arundel County Public Library and much more.

Helpful Links:


The Big 6 Research Process

Calendar Highlights:

August/September – Orientation to Media Center and Black Eyed Susan kickoff

October– Teen Read Week

November – American Education Week

December—Book Fair

March – Read Across America

April – Black Eyed Susan Voting

May— Spring Book Fair