Library Hours

Monday - Thursday
 7:00 a.m - 5:30 p.m.

7:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m

SMHS Library Staff

Causor, Jasmine
Rahman, Parveen

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San Mateo High School Library


Student Expectations

  • Respect your peers by not being too loud or disruptive, many are here to do work.
  • Respect the library by keeping it clean and free of food and drinks.
  • Please sign in at the front desk during class time and after school.
  • Computers are for educational purposes only. 
  • Passes to the library are required when you are coming from class.
  • As always, learn as much as you can and have fun doing it!

March is Women's History Month!

What does Janet Mock, Corazon Aquino, Sara Sotomayor, Dolores Huerta, and Gloria Steinem all have in common? Besides their activism, they are women who are inspiring future generations of strong women! 

Bustle has an awesome piece on the importance of Women's History Month!

Come by the library to read some books on important historical women, answer trivia questions for prizes, and ask Ms. Causor about the Riot Grrrl movement and other important women in history.

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Mission Statement - DeclaraciĆ³n de misiĆ³n



At the San Mateo High School Library, our priority is to provide a safe and healthy learning environment for SMHS students. The library aims to improve and enrich the lives of our students through information, education and recreation.


En la biblioteca de San Mateo High School, nuestra prioridad es proporcionar un ambiente de aprendizaje seguro y  saludable para los estudiantes de SMHS. La biblioteca tiene objetivos para mejorar y enriquecer la vida de nuestros estudiantes a través de información, educación y recreación.