Welcome to the Yorktown Library!

Arlington School Libraries are available 24/7! There are thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, and online resources available at your fingertips!  See our eBook and Database page for details! 🙂 

The Yorktown Library is an integral component of the educational program of the school. It houses a wide variety of print, audio-visual, and digital resources as well as computers for class and individual use. The librarians provide a welcoming environment that is conducive to learning while fostering a love of reading and an appreciation of literature. They also collaborate with teachers to ensure that students’ research needs are met. The services of the library extend well beyond the physical walls of the building as many resources are also available online.

Yorktown Library Staff

Gwendolyn Nixon, Department Chair
Mark Stripe, Librarian
Stephanie Moreno, Library Assistant


Monday – Thursday: 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Library Resources

Books, Audiobooks, and Playaways eBooks and eAudiobooks
Online Databases DVDs (teachers only)
Magazines and Newspapers Computers (printing available)

Interlibrary loans are available from any Arlington Public School – please see a librarian for more information.

Library Use

  • Most materials are checked out for 3 weeks.
  • Reference books are checked out overnight only.
  • Back issues of magazines are checked out for 3 days.
  • Videos are checked out for 1 week (teachers only)
  • Students may not check out materials if they have overdue items.
  • There are no fines for late items, but replacement costs will be charged for lost items.

The Yorktown Library is here to support your skills in acquiring information, your appreciation of literature, and assist you in locating resources to gain knowledge.  When using the library, please be respectful of others, your community, and yourself:

  • Come prepared to work
  • Use a quiet voice
  • Treat library materials with care
  • No food or drinks please

Contact Us

Phone: (703) 228-5380     Fax: (703) 228-5430