Library / Media Center

Library and Computer Lab Hours: 7:30 am – 3:30 pmstudent doing research at Lumen Christi Catholic School

Director of Library/Media: Mrs. Eileen Lienhart

Assistant Library Teacher:  Mrs. Mary Pat Brogan

student studying in Lumen Christi library

Library Resources: books, encyclopedias and atlases; periodicals, newspapers, DVDs and college and career resource center.

Computer Lab Resources: 30 Macintosh computers with Internet access and a cart of 30 iPads for classroom use.

Presentation Room:  DVD/VCR, Internet access, pull-down screen, surround sound and 50 seats.

Reading Program:  Students read from over 1200 high quality award-winning books and pass computerized book tests to meet their graduation requirement for reading.  Books are available for check out in the Library during the school year and on Tuesdays during the summer.

Book Tests:  Hours:  7:30 am – 3:30 pm.  Students are welcome to come in before and after school to take tests.  Students may also take tests on Tuesdays during the summer.

 Lumen Christi Reading Lists

Grades 7-8 Book List

Grades 9-12 Book List

Classic List

Counselor List


 Research Resources

Lumen Christi Catholic High School Library:   This will bring up the OPAC login page. User Name: LCCS  (a password is not required)

Jackson District Library:  Use Jackson District Library’s online databases for free with a library card.

Jackson Community College:  Offers catalog and databases available with the use of a Jackson District Library card.

The Catholic Encyclopedia:  Provides full and authoritative information on the entire cycle of Catholic interests, action and doctrine.

Michigan elibrary:  Resources available through MeL include:

  • pathfinders arranged by topic
  • periodical databases
  • tests and tutorials
  • electronic journals
  • ebooks
  • newspapers online
  • librarian-recommended websites

Citation Machine:  Site designed to help student and professional researchers to properly credit the sources used.

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Michigan Library Listing: