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Information For Faculty

There are four rooms in the library.  Teachers, please log onto the Monty Tech's Intranet and under Databases, click on Library Signup:

The Classroom with has SmartBoard, room for 30 students, 30 PC laptops, and rolling tables.

The Main Area has a large screen and projector, 8 tables with space for 32 students, 36 Chromebooks, and comfortable seating.

Quiet Study Room 1 has room for 5/6.

Quiet Study Room 2 has room for 5/6.

Embedded Academics

A listing by trade of embedded English, Science, and Math standards within the new Vocational Frameworks.
Organized by DonnaLee Tignor.

For Students

  • The library is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.  
  • Food and drink are not allowed without permission.
  • Students scan their IDs when they enter and leave the library, unless with a class.
  • Students must have a pass from a teacher during regular school hours, unless with a class.  Passes are not needed before or after school.
  • Directed Study students must obtain a pass from a teacher for a specific purpose and check in with their Directed Study teacher before coming to the library. If a student does not have a pass, the Directed Study teacher may call the library to see if there is space available.
  • Computers are available on a first come, first served basis, if not reserved.
  • Students must leave their ID to borrow a laptop when using the library independently.
  • Students must adhere to the District's Acceptable Use Policy when using computers.
  • All of the library’s electronic equipment must remain in the Library.
  • Books and other materials may be borrowed for a three-week period, and may be renewed if no reserves have been placed on the item(s).
  • Small rooms are available on an as needed basis.  No prior sign up is needed.
  • The library is an area for research, reading, independent study, and learning. Students are expected to respect the rights of others.


Magazines at Monty Tech:

  • American Salon
  • Architectural Digest
  • Bon Appetit
  • Car and Driver
  • Communication Arts
  • Cuisine at Home
  • Dimensions of Dental Hygiene
  • Discover
  • Fine Woodworking
  • Hot Rod
  • Journal of Light Construction
  • Make : Technology on Your Time
  • MIT Technology Review
  • Modern Salon
  • National Geographic
  • Northern Woodlands
  • Nuts & Volts
  • People
  • People en Espanol
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Popular Science
  • RDH
  • Rolling Stone
  • Scientific American
  • Seventeen 
  • Techniques
  • TYC Teaching Young Children
  • Vogue
  • VOYA
  • Wired
  • Woodsmith

Subject Guide

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Jennifer Jourdain
Montachusett Regional Voc Tech School
1050 Westminster Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420
(978) 345-9200 x5125

Mission Statement

The Monty Tech Library empowers students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information.