Southwestern  Schools Library

Home of the Piasa Birds


Parents, Community, Staff and Students

This site is designed to encourage reading, research and homework help through library resources. See the above links to each page including; About Us, Contact Us, Library Calendar, Library Resource Links. If you have any questions please feel free to contact the librarian found in the "Contact Us" page.

          Library Hours:      

      7:50 am - 3:15 pm   

(Monday - Friday)

MS/HS Library may be closed for lunch!

Middle School Book Fair starts November 6 for student preview.  Shop online starting November 1!

Contact Mrs. Albanese if you're interested in volunteering for the Fair!

Check out the Dewey Decimal Rap! 

Southwestern CUSD#9

Home Page

Find Student Policy Handbook under District Information/Student Handbook.


Webpage maintained by:

Amy Albanese- Library Media Specialist

Southwestern CUSD#9

8226 Rte. 111, Piasa IL 62079

618-372-3813 x1113

last updated on: 

Sept. 26, 2018

Reading should not be presented to children as a chore, a duty. It should be offered as a gift." —Kate DiCamillo

"A capacity, and taste, for reading gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others." —Abraham Lincoln

"Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere." —Jean Rhys


Library Inventory

Download the Cloud Library App at: 

Apple App Store, Google Play, Chrome Store,  or

See Mrs. Albanese for details or click the Cloud Library (CL) tab above!