• EMHS Library

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    Welcome to the El Monte High School Library web site! You can use this web site to stay up to date on events and activities in the library, find information to help you research, or browse internet resources. Take our LIBRARY ORIENTATION to familiarize yourself with the library.

    “The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read.”

     - Abraham Lincoln

    “The ability to read awoke inside me some long dormant craving to be mentally alive.”

     - Autobiography of Malcolm X, 1964

    “No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading, or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance.”

     - Confucius

    “There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island.”

     - Walt Disney

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