Spencer-Westlawn Library Media Center


Julia Andrews - Library Media Specialist 

Phone: (251) 221-1705


Welcome to Spencer - Westlawn Elementary School Library

Library Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30-2:30
Book worm




Search Engines


This is a great search engine just for kids.

Big Universe

Discovery Education


Alabama Virtual Library

Alabama Virtual Library

The Alabama Virtual Library provides all students, teachers, and citizens of the State of Alabama with online access to essential library and information resources. It is primarily a group of online databases that have magazine, journal, and newspaper articles for research. Through the AVL, an equitable core of information sources are available to every student and citizen in Alabama, raising the level of excellence in schools and communities across the state.

If you enjoy the benefits that AVL brings to your school, college, library or home, please take a few minutes to thank your local legislators for providing this resource for the State of Alabama.



Homework Alabama

Alabama's Free Live Online Homework

This service offers free homework help from subject specialists.
Available Sunday - Thursday -- 3p.m. until 10 p.m. ! ! ! 

Free Tutoring - Math - Science - Social Studies - English
Grades K3-12, College Intro, and Adult Learner

Homework Alabama is a statewide effort made possible by the State Library of Alabama (APLS) through local public libraries, with funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services through their Library Services and Technology Act grant program as well as state funds requested by Governor Riley and appropriated by the State Legislature specifically for this program.


Spencer - Westlawn Library Destiny Search

Spencer-Westlawn Destiny

Students can use this site to search for books in our library.  Students can find information on books such as AR Reading Level, AR Points, book summary, and availibilty.https://mcpss.follettdestiny.com/common/servlet/presenthomeform.do?l2m=Home&tm=Home&l2m=Home

Accelerated Reader Home Connect

AR Book Finder

Fun & Educational Children's Websites

The Arthur Page

Magic School Bus Page

Thomas the Tank Engine Page


Official Eric Carle Web Site

Jan Brett's Home Page

Tumble Book Library
Westlawn has subscribed to Tumble Books Library and is ready for your child's use today! To log on go to: www.tumblebooklibrary.com (username: westlawn password: books).

Learning Through Sports - Kid's College

Learning Through Sports - Kid's College 

Kid’s College® is a revolutionary educational solution for K-8 students needing skills practice or remediation in Math and Reading/Language Arts. Kid’s College combines adaptive technology with standards-aligned curriculum to deliver effective, targeted and engaging instruction.

The Kid’s College curriculum contains 39,000 skills assessment items covering 3,700 skills strands, all aligned to state standards in Math and Reading/Language Arts for grades K-8http://www.kclogin.com/main/go.php



Learning.com, the premier provider of Web-delivered curriculum and assessment, partners with schools across the United States to improve student learning outcomes. Our solutions transform learning experiences through our understanding of the art and science of Web-based teaching and learning.http://www.learning.com/



* Math, Science, Reading and Grammar Tests.

*Math tests based on "Critical Thinking" and "Problem Solving".

*Scheduled weekly tests for practice.

*Math tests based on NCTM Standards.http://mytestbook.com/

Ticket To Read

 Ticket to Read

Ticket to Read® helps students improve vital reading skills at school or home with exciting stories and fun rewards.

What is Ticket to Read?

Ticket to Read, a fun and motivating online reading program, helps students become active readers. The program is designed for grades K–6, and students work independently on leveled fluency and reading skills.

How does Ticket to Read work?

Ticket to Read facilitates independent practice from school, home, or any computer that has an internet connection. The online program teaches and builds reading skills at the individual level with adaptive instruction in:

  • Phonics
  • Fluency
  • Vocabulary
  • Comprehension