Mrs. Kathleen Wylonis

Phone: 610-626-9111


Degrees and Certifications:

Masters in Library and Information Science Certified School Library Media Specialist

Mrs. Kathleen Wylonis

I am thrilled to be the librarian at Stonehurst Hills Elementary! I have loved reading, children’s literature, and research my whole life. Before I became a librarian, I spent ten years in the children’s publishing industry. I loved my work, but I missed working directly with children. I went back to school and earned my Masters Degree in Library and Information Science from Drexel University where I concentrated on School Library Media.

My goals as a school librarian include:

  • Igniting a love for reading by connecting students with great books that meet their interests.
  • Teaching students the skills needed to find quality, reliable information to help them in all aspects of life.
  • Introducing students to the wide-variety of information sources and formats, so they can choose resources based on their strengths as learners and their specific information need.
  • Teaching students to communicate what they have learned through a variety of formats, focusing on technology and 21st Century skills.
  • Creating a library space that fosters respect, responsibility, curiosity, and perseverance. 

With these goals in mind, I hope my students will become life-long learners with the confidence to find and apply information to any challenge they meet in life.

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