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Library Rules
  • No food, candy, gum, or drinks in the library
  • Remember to use quiet, inside voices
  • Students are encouraged to use shelf markers
  • Students should return unwanted items to the book cart
  • Books checked out to students are their responsibility... please do not lend them to friends


Library Hours at Knightsen Elementary are: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Library Hours at Old River Elementary are: Tuesdays and Thursdays  8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

If you have any questions about KESD Library e-mail our Library Technician: Sherry Murnan at


Library Policies

Library Lending

  • TK-Grade 1: ONE library book for Seven days*
  • Grade 2 - Grade 8: TWO library books for Seven days*

*Textbooks and/or required reference materials will not count as "library books"

*Students can renew a book two times for a total of 21 days

Over Due Books and Fines

  • Students with overdue materials will not be permitted to checkout any library books until all items have been returned.
  • Fines will be assessed for lost and/or damaged library materials, including textbooks and reference materials.
  • Students have the option of paying for lost/damaged materials or replacing them with a duplicate copy in good condition.


Dr. Seuss
Contra Costa Library
  • The library gladly accepts donations of used books in good condition
  • Items the library can not use will be donated or discarded
Book donation