Clagett McLennan Library


The goal of the Clagett McLennan Library is to nurture each child's curiosity, growth, and to foster a lifelong love of learning while empowering the 21st Century learner. The library curriculum strives to integrate with the core classroom in teaching information literacy while preserving a traditional appreciation for literature.

Marcia Bernard, Librarian
Mission Statement

The mission of Bement’s Clagett McLennan Library is two-fold; to promote a love of reading in all students and to teach information literacy skills to promote 21st century learning.

Vision Statement

Through a dynamic school library program that promotes reading for pleasure and enhances and supports curriculum, students will become efficient, effective users of information with the skills and solid knowledge base to become lifelong learners and flourish in the 21st Century.
Library snapshot:
8885 Books and Audiovisual materials
9 E-books
24/7 Follett Destiny Online Catalog
Windows PCS and Mac Lab
Interactive white board
iPad and Apple TV
and a cozy Fireplace!
The Clagett McLennan Library is a member of the Massachusetts Library System

Library resource page:
Library Hours:
The library is open Monday- Friday 8:00 a.m. -4:30 p.m.
Contact information:
(413) 774 -7061 x112