Alton School District: 1854 E. Broadway, Alton, IL 62002 | Phone: 618-474-2600 Fax: 618-463-2126

Welcome to the Library Corner!

Library hours:  Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Contact info:

AHS Librarian: Deb Penning -

Library Assistant/Textbook Clerk: Dawn Vogel - 

Are you looking for a good book to read or need one for a class assignment? The following link will take you to the Alexandria Library Catalog System:  Once you have accessed this site, select "Alton High School" and then "Researcher" to begin searching for books in the AHS Library.  You can also find this link under the "Students" heading at  


When doing academic research, the WILSON database powered by Ebsco has articles that are credible and research based.  These can be accessed through the following link or under the "Students" tab on the Alton School District webpage.  If you access this outside of school, you will need the username (altoncsd) and password (ebsco).

Join the Bibliophilia Club!!     

Bibliophilia is "the love of books".  If you like to read, like to talk about books you have read with others, or want to encourage others to read, then this is the club for you!  We meet each Thursday from 3:15 - 4:15 pm in the AHS Library.  

Voting is open for the Abraham Lincoln Reader's Choice Award program! If you have read at least 4 books from the list, you can stop by the library before March 15th to vote for your favorite book. 



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Alton School District: 1854 E. Broadway, Alton, IL 62002 | Phone: 618-474-2600 Fax: 618-463-2126

Alton High School: 4200 Humbert Rd., Alton, IL 62002 | Phone: 618-474-2700 Fax: 618-463-2092