• Welcome to the CMS Library

    Deonna Jeffries,  Library Media Specialist email | Lisa Hanes, Library Assistant email    

    Phone: 831.624-2785 extension 3690 (Deonna) // 3691 (Lisa)







    Find a book on our shelves you'd like to read by searching our library database.

    Once you find your book, visit the library to check it out!

    To search with this link you will need to do the following:

    1. At the error screen click "Home"

    2. Find and select "Carmel Unified School District"

    3. Select Carmel Middle School and begin searching. 


  • new authorNEW Local Author Book Series

    Hey CMS readers! 📚 Exciting news – we've got an awesome new book series in the library from a local author, perfect for sports-loving middle schoolers! While you can read the books out of order, starting with Book 1; Fresh Start is the way to go for maximum satisfaction. Packed with fun, suspenseful sports scenes, and wholesome teen romance, this series is a must-read. Written primarily for boys aged 9-15, it's an engaging journey with great role models, life lessons, and surprises along the way. Dive into this fantastic series and enjoy the thrilling adventures!


  • wall of fameCMS Library Wall of Fame

    Our library has unveiled an exciting new Wall of Fame showcasing the winners from our various engaging events. Currently, we're celebrating the triumphs of two outstanding individuals who emerged victorious in our Geography Bee and Spelling Bee competitions. Swing by the library to discover who these remarkable winners are and celebrate their achievements with us!


  • Sora: Ebooks and Audiobooks

    Sora- a collection of ebooks and audiobooks

    You can read these books on a computer, smart phone, tablet or e-reader.

    • To access the collection, login with your cusd.me or carmelunified.org username and password.
    • Once you have signed in, you can also add access to the public library's ebook and audiobook collection! 
      • Click here for directions to add the Northern California Digital Library to your Sora.


  • bob

    📚 The Battle of the Books was an epic triumph! After an intense competition, Team Underbooked emerged victorious, securing movie passes and Cold Stone Creamery gift cards. As a reward for their hard work, all four final teams will enjoy an RG Burger lunch in the library. Huge congratulations to everyone who participated and a special thanks to the dedicated staff, especially our Teacher Team, The Pro-Logues. Until next time, keep flipping those pages and exploring new worlds through books! 📚🏆 

    Check out our BOB Webpage for links to all of the books that were a part of this years BOB.


  • peeps


    The April Jar is ready for guessing.

    Spring has sprung at our middle school Library! This month's guessing jar is filled to the brim with sweet, fluffy marshmallow peeps. How many chirpy marshmallows are hopping around in there? The student with the closest guess will win a tasty treat for their advisory class! Remember, hop on over to the library website to submit your guess via the Google Form – one guess per student, please! Let's welcome the season with some springtime fun! 🌸🐥


    Congratulations to last month's winner L. Bonspar

    Access the Google Form to make your guess HERE

    Swing by and make your prediction today!! 


Art Class Displays

Industrial Arts Displays

  • Books R UsCome to the library at lunch on Wednesdays and chat with other book lovers. Share recommendations and get some books to add to your TBR (To Be Read) List. 

    Books + Friendship = BOOK CLUB!  

    Stop by our "Book Club Recommendations" display by the entrance in our library, updated weekly, to see what your fellow CMS students are reading.

    Book Club Recommendations


  • Book Character

    Student Book Recommendations 

    Our CMS Book Club was tasked with writing several book reviews for the Carmel Valley Library, and they have now been published on their site.  Take a peak at the awesome work our Book Club members did with these reviews by clicking HERE


    Fiona, CMS 7th Grade