Motto : "Today a reader, tomorrow a leader." - W. Fusselman

Saint John Mary International School library covers 840 square meters and is located in building 2. The library is opens from Mon-Fri from 7:45 am to 4:00 pm, except during school holidays.

The library is open to all members of the school community. Our Aim is to equip the students with life-long learning skills to become critical thinkers and effective users of information. In order to promote reading and referencing skills for our students, there is a weekly library skills periods for students from grade 1-6.

The library houses both printed and non-print materials including fiction, non fiction and reference books. For ease of access, there are dedicated sections for Kindergarten, Elementary and Secondary. and a Thai books section. Audio visual resources are available for teachers as required and computer stations available for on-line research.

SJMIS uses the Follet Destiny Library Manager, one of the best software programs availabl to manage school libraries.

Working in cooperation to enrich your classroom experience is the library. The library is the brain and the heart of the school in which you can get all types of information. The librarian is in charge of selection, cataloging, and recommending books, magazines, and all kinds of materials useful for your learning experiences. The library at St. John Mary is equipped with books, journals, videos, and magazines. All these provide information needed for school work or for outside interests and hobbies. Please follow the library rules and guidelines posted and provided by the library personnel.



The Use of Library

  1. Any student using the library is expected to be thoughtful of others in maintaining a quiet atmosphere for study at all time.
  2. If a student abuses his library privileges and infringes upon the right of others to a quiet place conducive to study, he may be deprived of library privileges. Such suspension becomes a part of his citizenship record.
  3. Students are given borrowing privileges according to the rules of the library. Appropriate f nes are charged for materials lost or not returned, materials returned late, and materials that are mutilated.
  4. Books are classif ed according to the Dewey Decimal System. Ask the librarian and your teachers to explain the system and to help you find books or materials from the shelves.
  5. Use the library for study, research, browsing, and reading, but do not use it for tutoring, visiting, sleeping, socializing, and eating.
  6. Do not be offended if the library workers at the checkpoint ask to check your books.
  7. Do not remove reference books from the library.
  8. A student is responsible for any materials borrowed under his/her name. Any amount equal to the replacement cost, plus processing, will be charged for any materials that are lost.
  9. Students must show their student Identif cation Cards when they wish to borrow library materials. If you would like to use the library  during class time the Library Hall Pass will be required to enter the library.
  10. Please read the library rules carefully to further acquaint yourself with the library rules, regulations and the services it offers. Remember this library is for your use – make use of it faithfully and carefully.


Library Staff


 Marinee Khamkaew
 Kamonchanok Chodchong
Marinee Khamkaew