Shelf Talkers are a form of passive programming meant to catch the students' interest in featured books, genres, or series:

Blog Post: Pick Me Up Shelf Talkers
Series Order Shelf Talkers
RIYL Mystery: Contains Shelf Signs for Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys, and Boxcar Children

Genre Shelf Lists:
These were made based on availability in the Western High School Library Collection by Heather Gruenthal, Teacher Librarian with student artwork and artwork by Tommy Kovac


artwork by Tommy Kovac

(artwork by Tommy Kovac)

RIYL Harry Potter
Defines fiction and nonfiction
Banned Books Week
by Louise Rennison (artwork by Tommy Kovac)

celebrate diversity

RIYL Percy Jackson (artwork by Tommy Kovac)

Featuring The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost
Featuring our databases

Featuring the Big6 and the Dewey Decimal System

Forbidden Love

(artwork by Tommy Kovac)